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  1. Opinion: A Calpers ComeuppanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 7, 2014 | Wall Street Journal

    A major political battle line these days is between public-union pension funds and taxpayers who pay the bills. Taxpayers won a major victory late last week when federal judge Christopher Klein ruled that the California Public Employees' Retirement System isn't protected from cuts in the city of Stockton's bankruptcy trial.

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  2. CalPERS Members Offered Sutter Health HMOsRead the original story

    Oct 7, 2014 | Rocklin and Roseville Today

    California Public Employees' Retirement System members who live in South Placer County and the greater Sacramento area and would like to choose Sutter Health are in luck. Lori Thielen, regional marketing director for the Sutter Health Sacramento Sierra Region, wants to get the word out to Sacramento-area patients during the open enrollment period that runs through Friday, Oct. 10. "Sutter Health is excited to return as a participating provider choice in two HMO plans for CalPERS members," Thielen said.

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  3. Seidler brings Fund V to market with $350 mln targetRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 7, 2014 | PE Hub

    Seidler recently hit the market with its fifth private equity fund targeting $350 million with a $375 million hard cap, according to three people with knowledge of the process. Fund V officially entered fundraising around mid-September and will likely go through a quick marketing process, according two of the sources, both limited partners who have heard the pitch.

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  4. The CalPERS Decision and the Rise of Liquid AltsRead the original story

    Oct 7, 2014 | Morningstar

    Before the news of Bill Gross' sudden departure from PIMCO washed nearly every other piece of fund industry news off the front page, another news item had garnered considerable attention: The announcement by the California Public Employees' Retirement System, or CalPERS, that the huge and influential pension plan was banishing hedge funds from its approximately $300 billion portfolio. In its public statement, CalPERS cited "complexity, cost, and the lack of ability to scale" as the primary factors in its decision.

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  5. Solano County Supervisors look at budgetRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 6, 2014 | The Reporter

    ... there is a increase of $3.2 million to the reserve of the Employer California Public Employees Retirement System and another $639,599 increase to unfunded leave payoff reserve. Staff noted in the report to the board that based on year-end actuals, ...

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  6. Hong Kong's Northwest Hedge Fund Sees Demand Ahead of Bourse Linkage: BloombergRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 30, 2014 | Barron's

    Before the California Public Employees' Retirement System nixed hedge fund from its portfolio, it invested in Hong Kong-based Northwest Investment Management. Now, with the Shanghai and Hong Kong stock exchanges preparing to link up, that fund is attracting even more interest from pension funds interested in the increasing ease of owning yuan-denominated stocks.

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  7. 5 Signs That the Stock Market May Melt UpRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 30, 2014 | ABC News

    ... gain in the S&P 500. Notable among early adopters of this trend is CalPERS (California Public Employees Retirement System), one of the biggest institutional investors on the planet. CalPERS has announced it will be pulling money out of alternative ...

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  8. Hedge Fund Northwest Sees China's Stock Link Boost InflowsRead the original story

    Sep 30, 2014 | Bloomberg

    Northwest Investment Management Ltd. , a Hong Kong hedge-fund manager, is seeing more pension investor interest as the link of the Shanghai and Hong Kong stock exchanges opens up a new way to invest in China. The Northwest Feilong Fund, the Chinese convertible bond pool it opened to investors in October 2013, will have $100 million of assets by Oct. 1, rising from $15 million at the start of the year, said Northwest's Hong Kong-based Chief Executive Officer George Philips.

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  9. Calpers-Invested Northwest Sees China Stock Link Boost DemandRead the original story

    Sep 29, 2014 | The Washington Post

    Northwest Investment Management Ltd., a hedge-fund manager with California Public Employees' Retirement System as an investor, is attracting more inflows ahead of the linking of the Shanghai and Hong Kong stock exchanges. The Northwest Feilong Fund, the Chinese convertible bond pool it opened to investors in October 2013, will have $100 million of assets by Oct. 1, rising from $15 million at the start of the year, said Northwest's Hong Kong-based Chief Executive Officer George Philips.

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  10. Pimco Prepares for Redemptions as Gundlach Attracts...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 29, 2014 | On Wall Street

    Top Planning Concerns for UHNW Clients Working with UHNW clients requires more than solid investment management and estate planning, according to advisor Paul Pagnato, founder of the Pagnato-Karp Group. Here are some of the other critical planning areas that advisors need to pay attention to.

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  11. Pimco Preparing for Redemptions as Gundlach Attracts MoneyRead the original story

    Sep 29, 2014 | The Washington Post

    Pacific Investment Management Co.' s Chief Executive Officer Douglas Hodge said the firm is expecting and is ready for client redemptions following the departure of co-founder Bill Gross.

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  12. California Dumps Hedge Funds: Lessons LearnedRead the original story

    Sep 29, 2014 | GuruFocus.com

    The California Public Employees Retirement System recently announced that it was exiting its entire $4 billion hedge fund portfolio, including its "funds of funds," meaning investments in funds that in turn invest in hedge funds. Hedge funds are pools of money typically managed to provide stock and bond like returns but with less risk, often by shorting a portion of the market while investing in another portion.

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  13. Despite CalPERS Move, Alaska Won't Give Hedge Funds The Cold ShoulderRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 29, 2014 | Barron's

    When the California Public Employees' Retirement System decided to eliminate hedge funds from its investment portfolio, there were plenty of articles about why, despite its size, CalPERS exit wouldn't spell doom for the industry. On Sunday, the Alaska Permanent Fund Corp. said that it didn't plan to follow CalPERS lead.

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  14. Upcoming Martinez City Council AgendaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 29, 2014 | Patch.com

    PLEDGE OF ALLEGIANCE PRESENTATION A. Presentation on Measure J, Community Transportation Plan. B. Proclaiming October 2014 as "Domestic Violence Awareness Month."

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  15. The Wall Street Journal: Billions fly out the door at PimcoRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 28, 2014 | MarketWatch

    Pacific Investment Management Co. suffered roughly $10 billion of withdrawals following the Friday departure of co-founder Bill Gross, a person familiar with the matter said, a sign of how quickly Mr. Gross's surprise move is reshaping the bond-investing landscape.

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  16. Over the hedgeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 28, 2014 | South China Morning Post

    ... are facing obsolescence from rapidly changing technology and regulations. The California Public Employees Retirement System (Calpers), the largest pension fund in the US, recently announced that it planned to eliminate all US$4 billion of its hedge ...

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  17. Why The Calpers Decision Won't Stop The Flood Of Money Into Hedge FundsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 28, 2014 | Forbes.com

    A lot has been said about the decision by the nation's biggest pension fund to get out of the hedge fund investing game. Basically, people see in the California Public Employees' Retirement System hedge fund exit whatever they want to see.

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  18. Stockton's day in court loomsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 28, 2014 | RecordNET

    The day - a date which will live in insolvency, as Franklin Roosevelt might have said if he'd been the mayor of Stockton - was June 27, 2012. On that day, Stockton became the largest city in United States history to enter Chapter 9. It since has been eclipsed by Detroit for the dubious distinction.

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  19. Cop Gets $10K a Month in AbsenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 27, 2014 | NBC Philadelphia

    A Glendale police officer who has battled the department over alleged discrimination and was also arrested last month in a prostitution sting is now set to receive more than $10,000 a month on paid leave in a settlement with the city. In 2010, Sgt.

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  20. Glendale Officer Gets $10K Monthly Paid LeaveRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 27, 2014 | NBC Los Angeles

    A Glendale police officer who has battled the department over alleged discrimination and was also arrested last month in a prostitution sting is now set to receive more than $10,000 a month on paid leave in a settlement with the city. In 2010, Sgt.

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