A $2 billion private-equity fund that borrowed heavily to buy oil and gas wells before energy prices plunged is now worth essentially nothing, an unusual debacle that is wiping out investments by major pensions, endowments and charitable foundations.
Each year, CIO builds a list of the industry’s top knowledge brokers. These are the people tasked with identifying the best investment managers and financial firms, as well as how to put them all together in a portfolio that will perform well.
Despite some recent challenges to the industry, this Institutional Investor article says the need for investment consultants will continue to be strong. FEG’s Chief Investment Strategist points to increasing complexity and niche access as drivers.
In this video clip, FEG’s Director of Global Fixed Income and Credit talks with <i>FundFire</i> at a recent conference. Berlin said he sees institutional investors of all stripes evaluating their fixed income strategies with many turning to private debt.
A Cincinnati investment firm has raised a nearly-$200 million fund that’s one of the city’s biggest investment funds.
Chief Investment Officer Gregory Dowling is quoted discussing Director of Real Assets Christian Busken is quoted discussing hedge funds.
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Fund Evaluation Group acquired Dallas-based investment consulting firm Larry Thompson & Associates, said Scott B. Harsh, FEG president and CEO.
Huge Cincinnati-based investment consulting firm Fund Evaluation Group just got even bigger by acquiring a Dallas investment consultant.
CBOE and FEG announced findings from a study of four CBOE strategy performance benchmark indexes designed to track the performance of positions in Russell 2000 (RUT) index options, looking at various aspects of their performance over a 15-year period spanning 2001 through 2016.
Fund Evaluation Group Head of Institutional Investments Nolan Bean, CFA, CAIA is listed as one of the top knowledge brokers by CIO magazine.
Chief Investment Officer Greg Dowling comments on hedge fund manager fees.