MassPRIM Reopens Hedge Fund Slot

August 2004
Investment Management Weekly;8/9/2004, Vol. 17 Issue 31, p1
Reports on the plan of the Massachusetts Pension Reserve Investment Management Board to reopen its search for a hedge fund manager in October 2004. Value of the hedge fund to be managed; Termination of the negotiation between the board and Silver Creek Partners.


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