TITLE

Houston Cops to Add Fund-of-Funds

AUTHOR(S)
Lewis, Jakema
PUB. DATE
March 2006
SOURCE
Investment Management Weekly;3/6/2006, Vol. 19 Issue 9, p2
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the decision of the Houston Police Officers' Pension System to approve a list of consultants and asset managers for investments in hedge fund-of-funds. Other plans of the fund aside from the creation of the consultant and manager lists; Basis for the creation of the list.
ACCESSION #
20204369

 

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