Mandates & RFPs

Institutional mandates: September 2009

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Guide to current hedge fund mandates

Mandates that are covered in this issue appear in bold

Mandates awarded

Alaska Permanent Fund Corporation

Juneau, AK

$31bn

Hired Oaktree’s Opportunities Fund VIII ($250m)

Buckinghamshire County Council Pension Fund

United Kingdom

$1.8bn

Hired Partners Group ($65m)

Fresno County Employees' Retirement Association

Fresno, CA

$2bn

Wurts & Assoc.

Hired Common Sense and Grosvenor ($40m-$45m each)

Teachers' Retirement System of Illinois

Springfield, IL

$29bn

RV Kuhns

Hired Lasair as an l/s equity emerging manager ($25m)

New York State Common Retirement Fund

New York City

$117bn

Aksia

Hired Diamondback and Horseman Global ($75m each)

Norfolk County Council

United Kingdom

Hired Prudential M&G ($3.2m) and Goldman ($1.6m) for fixed-income

Railpen

London, UK

$24.3bn

Hired Goodhardt for fund of funds mandate ($105m)


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Alaska Permanent Fund Corporation

Juneau, AK

$38.2bn

Callan Associates

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