TITLE

Texas Employees Plan for Real Estate FoF

AUTHOR(S)
Lewis, Jakema
PUB. DATE
March 2010
SOURCE
Investment Management Weekly;3/31/2010, p5
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on a request for qualification (RFQ) issued by the Employees' Retirement System of Texas for private equity real estate emerging fund of funds manager. According to the RFQ, an emerging fund manager is defined by the system as a private investment manager that manages assets of not over 2 billion U.S. dollars. Based on information posted by the system on its Web site, it had an asset allocation of 34.96% domestic equities, 36.56% fixed-income and 24.67% international equities as of January 31, 2010.
ACCESSION #
49017716

 

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