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Mercer names new U.K. head of investments
trueSteven Blackie was appointed U.K. head of investments at Mercer, said a spokeswoman for the consultant.
Kissimmee Utility Authority starts hunt for investment consultant
trueKissimmee Utility Authority, Kissimmee, Fla., is searching for an investment consultant for its $14 million 457 plan.
Deloitte hires director for pension fund advisory business
trueMarian Elliott joined Deloitte as a director.
Mercer expands insurance consulting group
trueRavi Rastogi joined Mercer as a partner and insurance group leader for Europe.
Mercer adds to DC team in London
trueStephen Budge will join consultant Mercer, a spokesman for the firm confirmed.
Mercer recruits 4 principals
trueChad Hueffmeier joined Mercer as principal and senior financial strategy consultant, one of four new hires at the firm.
As demand grows for OCIOs, new challenges also surface
trueThe demand and interest for outsourced CIO services among foundations, endowments and corporate pension plans has increased dramatically each of the past few years. But with big growth comes big challenges.
Texas Permanent sticks with NEPC, makes commitment to European real estate fund
trueTexas State Board of Education approved rehiring NEPC as the investment consultant of the $29.9 billion Texas Permanent School Fund, which it oversees.
Old Mutual Global Investors appoints leader for investment consultant relationships
trueCraig Stevenson was named global head of investment consultant relationships at Old Mutual Global Investors, spokeswoman Vee Montebello confirmed.
Executive director at U.K.'s Pension Regulator joins PwC's pensions credit advisory team
trueStephen Soper was appointed senior pensions adviser in PricewaterhouseCoopers’ pensions credit advisory team, said a spokeswoman for the firm.
AstraZeneca appoints global pensions director
trueAndrew Foster was named global pensions director at AstraZeneca.
Contra Costa Water District taps Wells Fargo as OCIO
trueContra Costa Water District Retirement Plan, Concord, Calif., hired Wells Fargo to provide outsourced CIO services.
Callan hires fund sponsor consultant
trueBrady O'Connell was named senior vice president and fund sponsor consultant at Callan Associates.
Louisiana Teachers issues call for investment consultant
trueLouisiana Teachers' Retirement System is searching for an investment consultant.
Towers Watson, Willis merger to combine strengths
trueTowers Watson & Co., with $2.2 trillion in assets under advisement, is expected to dominate the investment consulting arm of the business after it combines with Willis Group Holdings PLC, sources said.