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Milwaukee deferred compensation board taps Callan as consultant
trueMilwaukee City 457 Deferred Compensation Board hired Callan Associates as investment consultant to undertake a fundamental review of the $735 million plan's investment structure.
Iowa PERS scouting for investment consultant
trueIowa Public Employees' Retirement System on Friday issued an RFP for a general investment consultant.
Lincoln Police & Fire tap Watershed as consultant
trueLincoln (Neb.) Police & Fire Pension Fund hired Watershed Investment Consultants as investment consultant, pending City Council approval.
CalSTRS rehires PCA, adds Meketa as general investment consultants
trueCalSTRS hired Pension Consulting Alliance and Meketa Investment Group as general investment consultants to advise the investment committee.
Australia's Frontier Advisors names property consultant
trueTim Stringer will join Frontier Advisors next month as senior consultant, property sector research and advice.
Thompson Rivers issues call for investment consultant
trueThompson Rivers University issued an RFP for a firm to provide investment consulting and other services for its C$12 million (US$11.3 million) foundation.
Iowa PERS to seek OK for investment consultant search
trueIowa Public Employees' Retirement System, Des Moines, could initiate a search for a general investment consultant this month.
Towers Watson adds 2 Sydney-based investment consultants
trueCraig Mercer joined Towers Watson in Sydney as a specialist senior hedge fund and alternatives consultant.
Susquehanna Township seeks custodian, investment consultant
trueSusquehanna (Pa.) Township is seeking a master custodian and investment consultant for its two defined benefit pension plans.
St. Louis Firefighters' Retirement Plan issues RFP for consultant
trueSt. Louis Firefighters' Retirement Plan issued an RFP for its first investment consultant.
Columbus Consolidated Public Employee plan searching for investment consultant
trueColumbus (Ga.) Consolidated Public Employee Retirement System is searching for an investment consultant.
More pension liability offloading by corporate plans expected
trueVastly improved funding of corporate defined benefit plans should lead to more pension buyouts and lump-sum offers like the deal announced on Nov. 13 by SPX Corp., Charlotte, N.C.
Industry seeing greater transparency from investment consultants
trueNearly a decade after the Securities and Exchange Commission targeted investment consulting firms in a sweeping examination of their practices, compensation arrangements and disclosure, the landscape appears to be more transparent.
Early asset allocation advocate Beebower dies
trueGilbert L. Beebower, a pioneer in institutional investment consulting, leaves a legacy in research that includes a groundbreaking study he co-authored establishing the primacy of asset allocation indetermining portfolio performance.
Philadelphia Housing Authority hunting for an investment consultant
truePhiladelphia Housing Authority is searching for an investment consultant for its defined contribution plan.