Public pensions

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Milwaukee County Employees' Retirement System is searching for active emerging markets small-cap managers and a custodian.
Texas Teachers brings more global equity in-house to seize alpha

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Texas Teacher Retirement System overhauls its global equity portfolio to produce more alpha.
Fintech brings data alive for Wisconsin fund

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Fintech firms are playing a growing role in helping large pension funds assess risk across their portfolios.
Public plans managing in-house

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The majority of plans that manage some or all of their own money, manage less than 50% of total assets, according to Pensions & Investments' plan sponsor survey for data as of Sept. 30, 2016.

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Alabama Peace Officers' Annuity & Benefit Fund rehired Regions Financial as money manager and custodian.

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Andover Contributory Retirement System is searching for a midcap core equity manager and a small-cap core manager.

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Philadelphia Board of Pensions and Retirement made an initial allocation of $25 million to Deutsche Global Infrastructure Fund
Ohio School Employees to suspend COLAs for 3 years

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Ohio School Employees Retirement System is suspending the cost-of-living adjustment for three years beginning Jan. 1.

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CPPIB turns to Singapore fund for first $500 million investment in data center segment of real estate market.

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Texas County & District Retirement System committed a total of $55 million to two private equity funds managed by Spectrum Equity.

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Pennsylvania Public School Employees' Retirement System committed a total of nearly $600 million to four alternatives funds.

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CalSTRS committed $250 million to Twin Creeks Timber, a two-year old joint venture formed by Silver Creek Capital Management to invest in timber assets.
GPIF, World Bank to study extending ESG approach to bond investments

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Japan's GPIF and the World Bank plan to partner on research aimed at moving ESG investments beyond equities, with initial focus on bonds.

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St. Louis Public School Retirement System committed $8 million to ElmTree U.S. Net Lease Fund III.
Pennsylvania Public School Employees returns 10.14% for fiscal year

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Pennsylvania Public School Employees' Retirement System, Harrisburg, returned a net 10.14% for the fiscal year ended June 30.