TITLE

As N.Y.C. Elections Approach, Fund Managers Live to Give

AUTHOR(S)
McKaig, Ryan
PUB. DATE
August 2001
SOURCE
Bond Buyer;8/3/2001, Vol. 337 Issue 31195, p3
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the political contributions of fund managers to two candidates for city comptroller in New York City. Contributions of Alliance to Herbert Berman and William Thompson Jr.; Plan to bar campaign contributions from pension funds.
ACCESSION #
4987088

 

Related Articles

  • NYC comptroller ready to put imprint on funds. Fulman, Ricki // Pensions & Investments;12/10/2001, Vol. 29 Issue 25, p6 

    Reports the move of comptroller-elect William C. Thompson to take over the five pension funds in New York City, New York. Appointment of a 14-member transition team for as deputy controllers and chief investment officers; Evaluation of resumes from applicants; Potentials of John Burns as chief...

  • Comptroller wants to invest in Big Apple. Fulman, Ricki // Pensions & Investments;12/24/2001 Data Book, Vol. 29 Issue 26, p2 

    Reports the plans of comptroller-elect William C. Thompson concerning the pension funds in New York, New York. Attachment of private equity and real estate to the pension funds; Diversification of the funds' managers; Appointment of an independent firm to review the managers' performance;...

  • New York City Comptroller Eyes Infrastructure as Funds Investment. Phillips, Ted // Bond Buyer;10/22/2008, Vol. 366 Issue 32987, p24 

    The article provides information on the statement of New York City Comptroller William C. Thompson Jr. during a breakfast forum. He stresses that infrastructures should be focused because they are investments for the city's pension funds. Such an investment could help further diversity of...

  • NYC won't get Enron'd again? Clowes, Michael J. // Pensions & Investments;2/18/2002, Vol. 30 Issue 4, p10 

    Editorial. Focuses on the move of comptroller William C. Thompson to re-examine the commitment to indexed equity management of the pension funds in New York City. Amount of employee funds lost in the collapse of Enron Corp.; Effect of buying and selling of large equity portfolios on the prices...

  • Comptroller Hopefuls Take Sides on N.Y.C.'s Debt. McKaig, Ryan // Bond Buyer;7/13/2001, Vol. 337 Issue 31180, p3 

    Reports on a debate between two Democratic candidates vying for the position of New York's city comptroller, over how to approach the city's outstanding general obligation and conduit issuer debt. Differences in the positions of William C. Thompson and Herbert E. Berman.

  • A Placement of Blame? Macfadyen, Ken // Mergers & Acquisitions: The Dealermaker's Journal;Jun2009, Vol. 44 Issue 6, p22 

    The article reports that New York's city and state comptrollers, William Thompson and Thomas DiNapoli, respectively, have banned the use of placement agents for firms receiving investments from local pension funds. Reacting to the move, people in the industry have described it as draconian. It...

  • Funds Push for Emerging Managers.  // 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...

  • Big Apple System Ramps Up for Major Changes. Forde, Arnella J. // Investment Management Weekly;10/20/2003, Vol. 16 Issue 41, p1 

    Reports on the modification process of the asset allocation of pension funds by New York City Retirement System, according to New York City Comptroller William Thompson. Pension funds that will be affected by the modification; Information on the request for qualifications initiated by the New...

  • NYC to Invest in Hedge Funds?  // Investment Management Weekly;1/15/2007, Vol. 20 Issue 2, p1 

    The article reports that William Thompson, New York City comptroller, is in the late stages of a study to determine whether New York's five pension funds should start investing in hedge funds. Assistant comptroller Joseph Haslip said that the issue is expected to go before the funds' 40 trustees...

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of VIRGINIA BEACH PUBLIC LIBRARY AND SYSTEM

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics