Program Partners: Opportunistic and ARS

Current Strategies

  • Private Credit
  • Stressed / Special Situations
  • Capital Shortages
  • Equity Long Short
  • Niche Strategies

Program Partners - Absolute Return Strategies

Absolute Return Program

156 Fifth Avenue, Suite 804
New York, NY 10010

1133 Connecticut Avenue, NW
Washington, DC 20036
(202) 331-3400

Leadership: Afsaneh Beschloss, Anda Bordean and Sherri Rossoff
Email: [email protected]

Direct Program Guidelines - Opportunistic Strategies

Life-Cycle Stage: All, including Seed and Anchor commitments
Structure: Funds
Managed by: NYSCRF Direct
Firm AUM typically less than $3 billion at the time of commitment
Fund size, typically less than $2 billion, 1st to 4th institutional fund
Preference for private funds with a 5- to 10-year term
Sample commitment: $50 million to $150 million

Please also refer to additional guidelines: Emerging Manager Definition and Life-Cycle Stages