Mandates & RFPs

Guide to current hedge fund mandates

by

Fund Name

Location

Size

Consultant

Status (Mandate Size)

mandates awarded

Berkshire Pension Fund

United Kingdom

$1.5bn

Hired Lyxor Asset Management ($113m)

Cardiff and Vale of Glamorgan Pension Fund

United Kingdom

$1.8bn

bfinance

Hired Mesirow and Goldman Sachs for currency strategy (split $58m)

Chicago Municipal Employees

Chicago, IL

$4.5bn

Marquette

Hired two FoFs, K2 Advisors and Rock Creek ($200m each)

London Borough of Tower Hamlets

London, UK

Hired Record Currency ($1.45m) and Auriel ($20m) for currency

Massachusetts PRIM

Boston, MA

$39bn

Cliffwater (previously)

Tapped Ennis Knupp as general inv and hedge fund consultant

University of Michigan

Ann Arbor, MI

$6.5bn

Allocated to Stone Tower Structured Credit Recovery Fund ($30m)

University of Michigan

Ann Arbor, MI

$6.5bn

Made initial commitment to Everest Alpha Commodity Fund

New York State Common Retirement