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Willis Group and Towers Watson to merge
trueWillis Group Holdings PLC, the world's third-largest insurance broker, and Towers Watson & Co., the world's fifth-largest investment consultant by assets under advisement, announced on Tuesday they have agreed to an all-stock merger creating a firm with a combined market value of $18 billion.
Virginia Beach 457 plan sticks with Segal Rogerscasey
trueVirginia Beach (Va.) Deferred Compensation Board rehired Segal Rogerscasey as investment consultant.
Manulife Asset Management bolsters consultant relations team
trueYana Turner was named managing director, consultant relations, and Casey Satterlee was named director on the global consultant relations team at Manulife Asset Management.
New Jersey hires TorreyCove as primary private equity consultant
trueNew Jersey Division of Investment hired TorreyCove Capital Partners as private equity consultant for the $79.2 billion New Jersey Pension Fund.
CalSTRS launches search for hedge fund consultant
trueCalifornia State Teachers’ Retirement System is searching for a hedge fund consultant.
Alberta Management Employees Pension Plan reissues consultant search
trueManagement Employees Pension Board, Edmonton, Alberta, reissued an RFP for an investment consultant for the C$3.88 billion ($3.15 billion) pension fund.
Lansing Board of Water and Light looking for pension plan consultant
trueLansing (Mich.) Board of Water and Light Retirement System is searching for an investment consultant for its defined benefit and retiree health plans, which total $232 million.
Wyoming State Loan and Investment Board re-signs RVK for another year
trueWyoming State Loan and Investment Board rehired RVK as investment consultant.
Gresham, Ore., sticks with SST Benefits Consulting for 457 plan
trueGresham, Ore., rehired SST Benefits Consulting as investment consultant for its $36.2 million 457 plan.
Meketa promotes 2 as co-CEOs
trueStephen McCourt and Peter Woolley were named co-CEOs of Meketa Investment Group, spokeswoman Megan Griffin said.
Illinois State Board sticks with Franklin Park, eyes expanding international private equity
trueIllinois State Board of Investment rehired Franklin Park Associates as private equity consultant and is considering raising its 5% private equity allocation to expand more into international private equity.
DeKalb County issues call for consultant for 2 DC plans
trueDeKalb County, Decatur, Ga., is searching for an investment consultant for its $144 million 457 plan and its new 401(a) plan.
Bogdahn Group recruits consultant for DC team
truePaul Murray joined The Bogdahn Group as a retirement consultant.
New Mexico Educational prepares infrastructure consultant search
trueNew Mexico Educational Retirement Board plans to launch an RFI for an infrastructure consultant, with a selection expected in the third or fourth quarter of 2015.
Alabama Peace Officers pension fund looking for manager
trueAlabama Peace Officers' Annuity & Benefit Fund IS searching for a firm to provide investment consulting, investment management and custodial services.