Public pensions

Denver Employees commits $124 million to 3 alternatives funds

Denver Employees Retirement Plan committed a total of $124 million to three alternatives managers.

October 29, 2014 | 02:06 pm

Central Bucks Regional Police collars investment consultant for 2 pension funds

Central Bucks Regional Police Commission hired Univest Municipal Pension Services as investment consultant of the $6 million Doylestown Borough Police Pension Plan and $1 million New ...

October 29, 2014 | 12:08 pm

Chicago teachers fund executive director resigns

Kevin B. Huber, executive director of the Chicago Public School Teachers' Pension & Retirement Fund, will resign effective Dec. 31, the pension fund announced Tuesday.

October 28, 2014 | 01:46 pm

MassPRIM proposes $170 million settlement in Fannie Mae securities lawsuit

Massachusetts Pension Reserves Investment Management Board, Boston, has proposed a $170 million settlement with Fannie Mae in a class-action lawsuit against the government-sponsored enterprise.

October 28, 2014 | 04:04 pm

New Mexico PERA launches emerging markets debt search

New Mexico Public Employees Retirement Association launched an RFP for an emerging markets debt manager to run a $150 million to $200 million portfolio.

October 28, 2014 | 03:32 pm

Berkshire Pension Fund hires RWC for equity income strategy

Royal County of Berkshire Pension Fund hired RWC Partners to manage a £100 million ($161.7 million) equity income allocation.

October 28, 2014 | 02:49 pm

Milwaukee County Employees goes with Northern Trust for cash overlay

Milwaukee County Employees’ Retirement System, hired Northern Trust for cash overlay services to manage an exposure ranging between $30 million and $60 million.

October 28, 2014 | 02:42 pm

Texas County & District commits $30 million to Wynnchurch fund

Texas County & District Retirement System committed $30 million to buyout fund Wynnchurch Capital Partners IV.

October 28, 2014 | 12:19 pm

Lexington-Fayette pension funds picks PFM as consultant

Lexington-Fayette Urban County Government hired PFM Asset Management as investment consultant for its $29 million City Employees Pension Fund.

October 28, 2014 | 11:53 am

Worcester Retirement System seeks GTAA manager

Worcester (Mass.) Retirement System is searching for an investment manager to run about $65 million in a global tactical asset allocation portfolio.

October 28, 2014 | 11:38 am

Arizona Public Safety puts up to $130 million with 2 managers

Arizona Public Safety Personnel Retirement System committed up to $90 million, including up to $15 million in co-investments, to Crestline Direct Lending Master Fund, managed by Crestline...

October 28, 2014 | 10:17 am

Texas Municipal taps Albourne as real-return, absolute-return consultant

Texas Municipal Retirement System hired Albourne America as its first real-return and absolute-return consultant.

October 28, 2014 | 09:54 am

New Hampshire commits to co-investments with BlackRock, terminates PIMCO

New Hampshire Retirement System, Concord, committed $150 million to a private equity co-investment strategy managed by BlackRock Private Equity Partners. The pension fund also terminated PIMCO from a ...

October 27, 2014 | 02:44 pm

Detroit moves closer to bankruptcy ruling after pension debtholders withdraw objection

Holders of about $1 billion of pension-related debt on Monday dropped their objection to Detroit's bankruptcy recovery plan, clearing the way for a ruling by Judge Steven W. Rhodes, expected after...

October 27, 2014 | 03:51 pm

Oklahoma Police earmarks $50 million for real estate, private equity

Oklahoma Police Pension & Retirement System committed a total of $50 million to three alternatives managers.

October 27, 2014 | 03:06 pm