Houston Bravest Snags Bridgewater

Forde, Arnella J.
June 2006
Investment Management Weekly;6/5/2006, Vol. 19 Issue 22, p4
Reports on the selection of Bridgewater Associates by Houston Firefighters' Relief and Retirement Fund to oversee its $75 million pure alpha strategy. Statement issued by the plan's CIO Christopher Gonzales about Bridgewater's appointment.


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