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Homeless Mission Aglow as Families Rally to Make it an Unforgettable Christmas

Houston Culture Map – Date: December 29, 2015
Category: Article
Tags: John Blaisdell, Lee Partridge, Philanthropy

Seven years ago, Monica Hartland Blaisdell and John Blaisdell decided to give real meaning to Christmas by adopting the Mission of Yahweh homeless shelter for women and children for the holiday.

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Salient Unveils New Branding and Announces Commitment to Pledge 1%

Date: November 10, 2015
Category: Press Release
Tags: Ben Hunt, Jeremy Radcliffe, John Blaisdell, Philanthropy, Salient

Salient Partners, L.P. (“Salient”), a diversified asset management firm and leading provider of alternative and real asset investment strategies, today unveiled the firm’s new brand and logo, and announced its commitment to participate in the corporate philanthropic movement Pledge 1%.

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Retooling the Chinese Economy

Financier Worldwide Magazine – Date: November 1, 2015
Category: Article
Tags: China, Markets, Nicholas Millikan

The Chinese economy is in a serious state of flux. There are demands for answers, not only in terms of dealing with the immediate impact of the crisis, but, going forward, just what needs to be done to successfully retool the Chinese economy. Salient client portfolio manager Nicholas Millikan is quoted in this story.

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Salient Indices Trim Lineup and Modify Methodology to Account for Implementation Costs

Date: October 27, 2015
Category: Press Release
Tags: Lee Partridge, Risk Parity, Trend

Salient Partners, L.P. (“Salient”), a diversified asset management firm and leading provider of alternative and real asset investment strategies, announced today that Salient Index Management, LLC will reconstitute its index lineup on December 1, 2015 to include the Salient Risk Parity Index, the Salient Risk Parity + Index and the Salient Trend Index.

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MLP Sector Needs Mergers, But Deals Carry Doubt: Investor

Reuters – Date: October 21, 2015
Category: Article
Tags: Greg Reid, MLP

Greg Reid, president of Salient’s MLP complex, tells the Reuters Commodities Summit that the crude oil rout has left the crowded energy partnership sector ripe for consolidation while those same low prices have shaken investors so badly that no deal is a sure thing.

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Salient Partners Announces Executive Promotions and New In-house General Counsel Role

Date: October 6, 2015
Category: Press Release
Tags: David Linton, Jeremy Radcliffe, John Blaisdell, Jonathan DePriest, Salient

Salient Partners, L.P. (“Salient”), a diversified asset management firm and leading provider of alternative and real asset investment strategies, today announced two executive promotions and the introduction of a new in-house general counsel position at the firm.

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Risk Parity Funds Counter Sell-off Accusations

Financial Times – Date: September 8, 2015
Category: Article
Tags: Risk Parity, Roberto Croce

The Financial Times reports that Salient’s Dr. Roberto Croce told clients in a letter that “Rather than being a major contributor to market turmoil, we believe that risk parity and other volatility-controlled strategies are potentially effective ways to help navigate volatile markets.”

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A Year Into the Oil Slump, Here’s How Investment Strategies Are Changing

Houston Business Journal – Date: September 4, 2015
Category: Article
Tags: Jeremy Radcliffe, Trend

“Trend-following strategies can get short markets and that’s been something that’s helpful for our investors that have a lot of energy exposure.” Salient’s Jeremy Radcliffe shares his views in this Houston Business Journal article.

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