Orange County Employees pension fund returns 13.7% for 12 months

Orange County Employees Retirement System, Santa Ana, Calif., earned a 9.46% return on its investments for the nine months and an 13.71% for the year ended Sept. 30, said Robert Kinsler, spokesman for the $9.7 billion pension fund in an e-mail.

The pension fund's annualized three-year return for the period ended Sept. 30 was 8.16% and the 10-year return was 8.28%.