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Arizona Public Safety picks Select Equity for international, commits to alternatives
Arizona Public Safety Personnel Retirement System, Phoenix, hired Select Equity Group to run up to $100 million in active international long-only equities.
Texas Teachers in hunt for actuary
Texas Teacher Retirement System, Austin, is searching for an actuarial consultant.
Denver pension fund commits $25 million to private equity fund
Denver Employees Retirement Plan committed $25 million to EIG Energy Fund XVI, a private energy fund managed by EIG Global Energy Partners.
State-Boston Retirement System searching for risk-parity manager
State-Boston Retirement System issued an RFP for up to two money managers to run up to $110 million in a new risk-parity mandate.
Montgomery County Employees picks Aberdeen, Albourne America
Montgomery County Employees' Retirement System, Rockville, Md., hired Aberdeen Asset Management to run $125 million in active global equity and Albourne America as hedge fund consultant, and committed $29 million to private equity in the three months ended March 31.
Westfield Contributory shopping for private equity manager
Westfield (Mass.) Contributory Retirement System is searching for one or more private equity managers to run a total of $10 million to $15 million.
Hawaii Employees puts C.S. McKee on watch
Hawaii Employees' Retirement System, Honolulu, placed C.S. McKee Investment Managers on watch for short-term performance issues. Also, the pension fund is working with real estate consultant to consolidate core real estate managers.
Phoenix pension fund eyes new asset allocation
Phoenix City Employees' Retirement System may soon adopt a new asset allocation that creates new targets to absolute return and private equity, confirmed Greg Fitchet, investment manager for the $2 billion pension fund.
Milwaukee City employees plan names acting CIO
David Silber was named temporary acting chief investment officer of the $4.6 billion Milwaukee City Employes' Retirement System.
University of California regents make sweeping asset allocation changes
University of California Board of Regents' investment committee approved on Tuesday a significant reduction to its fixed-income exposure to 20% from 65% in its $4.7 billion Total Return Investment Pool.
Maryland State Retirement & Pension System approves new asset allocation
Maryland State Retirement & Pension System, Baltimore, approved on Tuesday a new asset allocation recommended by the board's investment committee and investment consultant, Hewitt EnnisKnupp.
New Mexico PERA looking for deputy executive director
New Mexico Public Employees Retirement Association, Santa Fe, is searching for a deputy executive director, according to a posting on the $13.4 billion association's website.
San Jose Federated City Employees picks 4 absolute-return managers
San Jose (Calif.) Federated City Employees Retirement System invested a total of $90 million with four absolute-return managers, confirmed Ronald Kumar, acting investment officer.
Chicago Park Employees drops assumed return rate to 7.5%
Chicago Park Employees' Annuity & Benefit Fund lowered its assumed rate of return to 7.5% from 8%.
Illinois Teachers' Retirement System seeks new private equity chief
Illinois Teachers' Retirement System, Springfield, is searching for a new private equity chief following the April departure of Zachary A. Doehla, senior investment officer, alternative investments.