International / Global / EAFE / Emerging Markets
West Coast Plan Seeking Global Equity, Farmland Mgrs.

The search is to replace a manager terminated at last month’s board meeting.

07.29.21
Cash
Midwest Plan Issues Cash Overlay RFP

The plan is searching for a firm to provide cash overlay investment management services.

07.30.21
Alternatives
New England Plan Narrows EME, PE Searches

The plan has narrowed its emerging markets equity search to four firms and private equity search to five funds.

07.30.21
Consultant/OCIO/Discretionary
Midwest Plan Seeking Private Alternatives Due Diligence Consultant 

The plan is looking for a firm to produce investment due diligence and/or operational due diligence reports on an as-needed basis.

07.30.21
People
Mesirow Snags Russell Investments Senior PM

The senior portfolio manager has joined the firm’s currency management team from Russell Investments.

07.30.21
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People
Patient Capital Mgmt. Hires Biz. Development, Investor Relations Head

The new hire is responsible for all aspects of asset raising.

07.30.21
Large-Cap
Northwest Deferred Comp Plan Consolidates Large-Cap Growth Portfolio

The plan liquidated two of its active domestic large-cap growth equity mandates in an effort to consolidate the portfolio.

07.30.21
In The News
Ares SSG Closes Third Secured Lending Fund at $1.6 Billion

Asia-Pacific alternative asset manager Ares SSG announced the final close of its third Secured Lending Opportunities Fund III.

Business Wire
Private Equity Staying Rational with Fund Sizes

Despite strong fundraising numbers in recent years, private equity managers in the U.S. have stayed consistent with subsequent fund size step-ups.

Marquette Associates
St. Louis Police Pension Board Removes Trustee For Online Posts, Lobbying

he St. Louis police pension board on Wednesday officially removed one of its elected members for violations of board rules that trustees say included unauthorized lobbying and improper online posts.

St. Louis Post-Dispatch
Wharton Is First Elite M.B.A. Program to Enroll More Women Than Men

The Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania will mark a milestone this fall: A majority of incoming M.B.A. candidates will be women.

Wall Street Journal
RFP - Portfolio Analytics and Risk Management System

Sacramento County Employees’ Retirement System (SCERS) is requesting proposals from qualified firms interested in providing a total Fund portfolio analytics and risk system that will identify, assess, monitor and report on portfolio exposures and risk across the total Fund, and across and within individual asset classes.

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