Oregon Retail Employees’ Pension Trust ...

Oregon Retail Employees’ Pension Trust Fund, Tigard, hired Kennedy Associates, RREEF Funds and Sentinel Real Estate as real estate managers, recommended by consultant R.V. Kuhns. The $500 million Taft-Hartley fund will give each manager about $8 million, said Gene Pronovost, union president. Funding will come from its equity portfolio.

Oregon Federation of Butchers Pension Trust Fund, Tigard, hired the same firms, also recommended by Kuhns. The $250 million Taft-Hartley fund will give each manager about $4 million, said Mr. Pronovost, also president of the federation. Funding will come from its equity portfolio.