Institutional Investors

Camden Council pension looks at alternatives


Camden Council pension fund in the UK is now understood to be actively exploring the possibility of a hedge fund investment. The move has been on its agenda for some time, however any decision on whether to move into the asset class was put on hold pending the result of local elections in May.

A meeting of the pensions sub-committee in June is thought to have again considered the possibility of a hedge fund investment for some of the pension fund’s assets. It is understood that the plan could have an overall alternatives target