Dukes County Contributory hunting for core bond manager

Dukes County (Mass.) Contributory Retirement System is searching for a core fixed-income manager to run $12 million, according to an RFP posted on the website of Dahab Associates, investment consultant to the $95 million pension fund.

According to William Dahab, principal and director of research at Dahab Associates, the search is being conducted to replace incumbent manager Bradford & Marzec because of a “recent portfolio manager departure” at the firm.

The RFP can be found on Dahab’s website. General questions about the search should be directed to Mr. Dahab at wdahab@dahab.com. Proposals are due by 5 p.m. EST Feb. 12. A selection date has not yet been determined.

Calls to the pension fund were referred to Dahab Associates.