International / Global / Emerging Markets
Southwest Plan To Issue Int’l Equity Manager RFP

The plan will look to hire maiden ACWI-ex U.S. large-cap core and small-cap equity managers.

Non-U.S. & Global Equity
Midwest Plan Hires Emerging Markets Equity Mgr.; Adds Credit Commitments

The plan’s investment committee hired an emerging markets core equity manager and approved two credit commitments last week.

Non-U.S. & Global Equity
Northwest Plan Concludes Int’l Equity Search

The plan hired two international equity managers to handle up to $700 million total last week following a search from 2022.

Non-U.S. & Global Equity
Calif. County 457 Swaps Int’l Value Mgrs.

The plan terminated its active international value equity manager in December due to underperformance.

Domestic Equity
Calif. County 457 Slates Domestic Equity Searches

The plan agreed to conduct two domestic equity manager searches to potentially replace existing mandates with the same firm.

New England University Seeking Investors For Smaller U.K. & European Listed Companies

The institution is seeking investors with experience investing in smaller listed companies in the U.K. and Europe as it finds the opportunity set interesting.

Credit/Private Debt
New England Plan To Interview Three Credit Managers

The plan may hire two direct lending managers next month.

Non-U.S. & Global Equity
Northwest Plan Eyes International Equity Mgr. Hires

The plan will consider hiring two international equity managers to handle up to $700 million total this week following a search from last year

Investment Firm Institutional Equities Head

The firm hired a head of institutional equities within its equity capital markets group to oversee research, sales and trading, corporate access and corporate services.

Southeast Plan Approves Short-Duration FI Search, RE Commitment

The plan approved criteria for its short-duration fixed-income manager search and made an opportunistic real estate commitment for pacing purposes last week.