MassMutual Forms Hedge Alliance

November 14, 2000 ( - MassMutual has formed an alliance with Hennessee Group LLC to select and monitor hedge fund managers for MassMutual offerings, including their Concert Investment Program.

New York-based Hennessee Group will make their recommendations from a universe of over 6,000 hedge fund and fund-of-fund managers for MassMutual products designed for high net worth individuals and corporate-sponsored markets.

The alliance brings Hennessee Group’s advisory expertise to match hedge fund managers with client investment objectives and risk tolerance through a variety of hedge fund strategies.

The Hennessee Group is a registered investment adviser with more than $1 billion in investments under advisement for wealthy individuals, family offices, endowments and foundations.

MassMutual’s Concert Investment Program leverages internal and external expertise to conduct due diligence and provide a multi- manager array of investment strategies and services for all MassMutual products.