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Towers Watson picks EMEA head
trueEd Francis was named head of investment for Europe, the Middle East and Africa at Towers Watson.
Laurentian University eyes investment consultant for four plans
trueLaurentian University, Sudbury, Ontario, is searching for an investment consultant for four retirement benefit plans.
Kent District Library books investment consultant search
trueKent District Library Employees' Retirement System, Comstock Park, Mich., is searching for an investment consultant.
Fiduciary management seeing manager influx
trueU.K. fiduciary management, once dominated by investment consulting firms, is changing, with money managers adding resources, increasing expertise and gaining traction in a growing market.
Fiduciary managers also eye DC plans
trueAs retirement plan sponsors in the U.K. work to offload the burden of offering a generous defined benefit plan to employees, fiduciary managers are turning their attention to the possibility of applying their services to increasingly popular defined contribution pension fund arrangements.
Vermont pension panel in hunt for investment consultant
trueVermont Pension Investment Committee, Montpelier, is searching for an investment consultant, confirmed Stephen Rauh, chairman of the investment committee.
Hounslow on prowl for investment consultant
trueLondon Borough of Hounslow Pension Fund, Middlesex, England, is looking for an investment consultant, confirmed a spokesman for the pension fund.
San Diego County Employees casts net for actuary
trueSan Diego County Employees Retirement Association has launched an RFP for an actuarial firm.
U.N. pension fund seeks consultant for asset-liability study
trueUnited Nations Joint Staff Pension Fund, New York, is searching for a consultant to do an asset-liability study.
Clarke County School District wants investment consultant for DC plans
trueClarke County School District, Athens, Ga., is searching for its first investment consultant for its 403(b) and 457 plans.
Alaska Retirement Management Board looking to land real estate consultant
trueAlaska Retirement Management Board, Juneau, is searching for a real estate consultant.
Southwest Airlines brings NEPC on board for DC plans
trueSouthwest Airlines Co. hired NEPC as investment consultant for its 401(k) and profit-sharing plans.
Mississippi seeks investment consultant for 529 plan
trueMississippi Office of the State Treasurer, Jackson, is searching for an investment consultant for the state's $295 million 529 plan.