TITLE

Alternative assets investing slows

AUTHOR(S)
Williams, Terry
PUB. DATE
January 1998
SOURCE
Pensions & Investments;1/26/1998, Vol. 26 Issue 2, p25
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
States that the 200 largest pension funds in the United States continued to increase benefit money invested in alternative assets in 1997, but at a relatively slow pace. Percentage increase in equity real estate investments; Value of capital invested in buyout, venture capital and private equity partnerships; Overview of pension fund investments in 1997.
ACCESSION #
189670

 

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