New York Comptroller Thomas DiNapoli (left) is sworn in by Chief Judge Jonathan Lippman during a ceremony at the Capitol in Albany, New York, on Jan. 1, 2011. Photo courtesy Reuters/Mike Groll - RTXW5AS
New commitments include Apollo, Blackstone funds
Total commitments in June, July exceed $1.2 bln
New York State Common has 7.8 pct of assets in PE
New York State Common Retirement Fund in June and July committed more than $1.2 billion to new private equity funds, roughly doubling what it had committed to the asset class so far this year, recently released investment disclosures show. Like ...