January 21, 2014 - The $9 billion Los Angeles Department of Water and Power Employee’s Retirement Plan (WPERP) is tapping into the fixed-income market with two fresh RFPs, IMMP has learned.
January 17, 2014 - The $457.3 million Ann Arbor Employees’ Retirement System Investment Policy Committee heard an intro recently from investment consultant Meketa Investment Group regarding opportunities in senior loan investments.
January 16, 2014 - With a new freshly-minted annual investment plan, the Ohio Public Employees’ Retirement System (OPERS) Boardof Trustees will look to add to emerging market debt but limit allocations in high yield products, IMMP has learned.
January 13, 2014 - A new target to credit opportunities was approved by the San Diego City Employees’ Retirement System (SDCERS) last Thursday.
January 13, 2014 - The City of Detroit Police and Fire Retirement System (PFRS) approved $130 million in new Treasury Inflation-Protected Securities (TIPS) and core fixed-income contracts with Baird Advisors and Brown Brothers Harriman (BBH).
January 9, 2014 - The Los Angeles Fire & Police Pensions (LAFPP) has made good on its plans to issue a search for fixed-income asset managers.
January 8, 2014 - The City of Austin Police Retirement System’s (APRS) trustees have determined sources of funding for a newly added Orleans Capital bond fund.
January 6, 2014 - The San Diego City Employees’ Retirement System (SDCERS) Board of Trustees is gearing up to hear recommendations on how to fill emerging markets mandates that were approved in May 2013.
January 3, 2014 - Vanderbilt University (VU) has started 2014 with two new additions to its investment team, the Nashville, Tenn.-based institution announced Friday.
January 3, 2014 - Investment professionals with fixed-income expertise could potentially find a home at the Washington State Investment Board (WSIB), as the agency has posted an opening for officers in the sector.
January 2, 2014 - After a thorough review, the Town of Greenwich Retirement System Board of Trustees put the finishing touches on a new $13 million contract for a shorter duration product being offered by Loomis Sayles & Co.
December 23, 2013 - McDonnell Investment Management, based in Oak Brook, Ill., recently received two termination notices from the City of Sterling Heights, Mich.’s pension funds.
December 20, 2013 - The Stanislaus County Employees’ Retirement Association’s (StanCERA) Board of Trustees expressed bullish sentiment during an October meeting towards an investment with Prima Capital Advisors.
December 19, 2013 - In addition to confirming release of a new core plus bond RFP in January, the Ohio Bureau of Workers’ Compensation (BWC) Board of Directors approved a measure this morning to allow investment management firms to utilize exchange traded funds (ETF) when managing its more than $21.7 billion State Insurance Fund.
December 18, 2013 - The $17 billion Los Angeles Fire & Police Pensions (LAFPP) is expected to hash out criteria for an upcoming bond manager search this Thursday.