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Meghan Morris

Meghan Morris is the senior Americas reporter for PEI Media’s private markets real estate title PERE. Based in New York, Meghan covers news and trends in the private equity real estate industry and is responsible for PERE’s social media engagement. She has previously written for Bloomberg, Crain’s Chicago Business and various business-to-business publications. Meghan received undergraduate and graduate degrees from the Medill School of Journalism at Northwestern University.

Lone Star seeks $500m more than predecessor for latest mega-fund

The Dallas-based firm is raising its latest fund in a series that focuses on private equity control investments, corporate and consumer debt, real estate and real estate debt.

Combating discrimination

Basic steps can help prevent harassment and the damage it does to women’s careers. It’s time firms in real estate and other asset classes took them.

CalPERS’ CIO exit is latest in executive departures

Ted Eliopoulos, who has been at the US's largest public pension for more than one decade, will step away by the start of 2019.

Oklahoma Police pension head fired after embezzlement accusations

The $2.5bn pension system’s executive director allegedly arranged ‘for impromptu meetings with investment firms to justify travel expenses.'

Behind the scenes of a GP-led restructuring

Two Goodwin lawyers explain how a recent secondaries transaction unfolded.

Blackstone’s Gray moves to president, COO in leadership shuffle

Tony James, who joined the firm in 2002, will become executive vice-chairman.

Bain picks up Harvard real estate team

Bain Capital will eventually add third-party capital to its new real estate business, which will open officially in February.

South Carolina picks new alternatives consultant

Albourne America replaced Aon Hewitt to oversee the $29.7bn retirement system’s investments in real estate, private equity, credit and real assets.

CIC in the lead to buy €12bn Logicor from Blackstone

The Chinese sovereign wealth fund is on track to beat out Singapore’s state investment firm Temasek and fellow logistics giant GLP to buy Europe’s biggest logistics firm from Blackstone.

Dartmouth names new CIO

The endowment, which allocated $405 million to venture capital and private equity last fiscal year, tapped the CIO of Michael Bloomberg’s family office for the role.

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