Funds Push for Emerging Managers

October 2006
Investment Management Weekly;10/30/2006, Vol. 19 Issue 41, p1
The article reports on the partnership of the New America Alliance with Christopher Ailman, chief investment officer of the California State Teachers' Retirement System, and comptroller William Thompson. The addition of more institutions into the organization that will form relationships with pension funds is the objective of the partnership.


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