Atlanta employees pension fund puts out call for consultant

Atlanta General Employees' Pension Fund is searching for an investment consultant, according to an RFP posted on the city of Atlanta's website.

The $1 billion pension fund's current consultant is Gray & Co., whose contract expired on Dec. 31, 2010. The firm has been working on a month-to-month basis since and is eligible to rebid.

The RFP is available at www.atlantaga.gov/modules/showdocument.aspx?documentid=5608.

Proposals are due at 1:59 p.m. EDT on Nov. 1. The timetable for a decision was not available by press time.

A phone call to Alfred Berry Jr., chairman of the board of trustees, was not returned by press time.