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Sacramento County signs Walter Scott & Partners for international equity

Sacramento County Employees’ Retirement System hired Walter Scott & Partners to manage an international developed market growth equity portfolio, shows minutes from the $8 billion pension fund’s Dec. 21 meeting.

Chief Investment Officer Steve Davis did not return phone calls or an email seeking information on the allocation size of funding source.

Five other managers run about $1 billion of the system’s portfolio in various international developed market equity strategies, according to the pension fund’s June 30 investment report.