Institutional Investors

El Paso County monitors multi-manager


The $232 million El Paso County Retirement Plan is still considering hedge funds after monitoring their performance and potential over several months.

Trustees have had a presentation on hedge funds from their consultant Paul Schreder of Watershed. While at least one trustee expressed concern over the past stigma associated with hedge funds, there was a discussion over regulations that have been put in place to oversee the hedge fund industry. Officials are now considering manager recommendations provided by Watershed.

Officials have been watching the returns of a fund of funds index to monitor