Texas TRS Approves New Investments

Sorondo, Marc
July 2006
Investment Management Weekly;7/24/2006, Vol. 19 Issue 29, p3
The article reports on that the board of the Teacher Retirement System (TRS) of Texas has approved the recommendations of its alternative investment committee. According to Howard Goldman of the TRS, the board has considered investments in the Stockbridge Real Estate Fund II and the PLA Retail Fund I.


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