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Indiana Public Retirement issues call for auditing firm
trueIndiana Public Retirement System, Indianapolis, is searching for an external auditing firm to ensure its compliance with GASB accounting standards.
Quincy Contributory wants passive manager for fixed income, international equity
trueQuincy (Mass.) Contributory Retirement System is searching for a manager to provide passive exposure to investment-grade bonds, TIPS and international equities.
New Jersey names new director of investments
trueChristopher McDonough was named director of investments of the New Jersey Division of Investment.
MassPRIM chooses 2 for private equity team
trueMichael McGirr and Erin McCafferty joined the private equity team of the $57.9 billion Massachusetts Pension Reserves Investment Management Board.
Ohio School Employees rings bell for REIT manager
trueOhio School Employees Retirement System, Columbus, is searching for a passive, long-only U.S. REIT manager to run $150 million.
San Bernardino County puts $60 million in private equity fund of one
trueSan Bernardino County (Calif.) Employees' Retirement Association committed $60 million to Avenue-SB Opportunities Fund.
Chicago Laborers gives $17 million to Lighthouse
trueChicago Laborers’ Annuity & Benefit Fund hired Lighthouse Investment Partners to manage $17 million in a long/short hedge fund of funds.
Coweta County seeks consultants for retirement plans
trueCoweta County, Newnan, Ga., is searching for investment consultants for its defined benefit pension plan and two defined contribution plans.
CalSTRS searching for private equity help
trueCalSTRS is searching for up to three private equity program consultants.
Arkansas Local Police and Fire earmarks combined $40 million for 2 funds
trueArkansas Local Police and Fire Retirement System, Little Rock, committed $20 million to KKR.
Texas County & District tacks on $130 million total to 2 funds
trueTexas County & District Retirement System, Austin, made a follow-on commitment of $100 million to York Global Credit Income Fund, confirmed spokesman Russ Rhea.
New Mexico PERA waiting for asset allocation study before issuing RFP
trueNew Mexico Public Employees Retirement Association canceled an RFP for global tactical asset allocation or multiasset class managers.
New York State Common earmarks $10 million for in-state private equity
trueNew York State Common Retirement Fund, Albany, made a $10 million commitment to Tribeca Venture Partners through the pension fund's in-state private equity program, confirmed, Nikki Jones, a spokesman for state Comptroller Thomas DiNapoli, the sole trustee of the $173.2 billion pension fund.
Healthcare of Ontario Pension Plan reports 124% funded status, returns 8.55% in 2013
trueHealthcare of Ontario Pension Plan, Toronto, on Thursday reported a net funding ratio of 124% as of Dec. 31, up from 119% at the end of 2012.
El Paso fire and police pension fund approves $5 million for private equity
trueEl Paso (Texas) Firemen & Policemen Pension Fund committed $5 million to private equity fund Riverside Micro-Cap Fund III, managed by Riverside Co., confirmed Yolanda Carreon, deputy executive director.