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Port of Houston Authority rehires its investment consultant
truePort of Houston Authority of Harris County, Houston, rehired gregory.w.group as investment consultant for its $163.4 million pension plan and $27.7 million OPEB Trust, said spokesman Bill Hensel.
Monroe County names 457 plan consultant
trueMonroe County 457 Deferred Compensation Plan, Rochester, N.Y., rehired Generation Capital Management as investment consultant for a five-year period, said Brayton Connard, director of human resources for the county and chairman of the $213 million plan, in an e-mail.
Buck Consultants taps DC head for the U.K.
trueSue Curley joined Buck Consultants as head of defined contribution trust based services in the U.K., said a spokeswoman.
Road Commission for Oakland County picks Bogdahn Group
trueThe Road Commission for Oakland County Retirement System, Beverly Hills, Mich., hired The Bogdahn Group as general investment consultant, said Dennis Lockhart, administrator of the $195 million system, in an e-mail.
Verisight and Newport Group merge DC businesses
trueVerisight Inc., Walnut Creek, Calif., will acquire Newport Group Inc., Orlando, Fla., in a combination of companies that provide defined contribution record keeping, investment consulting, executive benefits and defined contribution consulting.
ISS acquires executive compensation data firm Incentive Lab
trueInstitutional Shareholder Services Inc. acquired Incentive Lab LLC, an executive compensation data and analytics firm, the two companies announced Thursday in a joint statement.
Mercer's U.K. head of fiduciary management resigns
trueDaniel Melley resigned from Mercer as partner and U.K. head of fiduciary management, said a spokesman for the consultant.
Kent District Library rehires Asset Consulting Group
trueKent District Library Employees’ Retirement System, Comstock Park, Mich., rehired Asset Consulting Group as investment consultant, said recently released board meeting minutes.
Consultants move to investment side
trueThe rise in investor demand for multiasset-class solutions and outsourced CIOs is contributing to a spike in executives from investment consulting firms joining money managers.
PGGM to cut 15% of workforce by 2017
trueDutch fiduciary manager PGGM will cut about 15% of its workforce in the next three years as part of a €50 million ($63.1 million) cost-saving program, said a spokesman.
Texas Prepaid searches for a consultant
trueTexas Comptroller of Public Accounts, Austin, issued an RFP for a consultant for the Texas Prepaid Higher Education Tuition Board.
U.K. Pensions Regulator hires investment consultant
trueFred Berry joined The Pensions Regulator as lead investment consultant, said a spokeswoman for the U.K.'s pensions watchdog.
Pennsylvania Municipal initiates investment consultant search
truePennsylvania Municipal Retirement System, Harrisburg, is searching for an investment consultant, said Stephen W. Vaughn, secretary for the $2 billion pension fund.
University of West Florida's foundation preps 2015 consultant search
trueUniversity of West Florida's foundation, Pensacola, will search for an investment consultant in the spring.
Partner in Mercer's DC business leaves
truePaul Macro left Mercer as partner on the defined contribution and savings team.