Ohio Bureau of Workers' Compensation, Columbus, hired the remaining 21 managers to complete an emerging managers program at the $19.5 billion fund.
Danson & Neuhar and Llama Asset Management will manage a respective $20 million and $10 million in core bonds.
Intermediate bond managers: Cypress Asset Management, $15 million; and Smith Whiley and Trias Capital, $20 million each.
Large-cap growth managers: Gratry & Co., $25 million; New Amsterdam Partners, $20 million; Palladium Capital and Rutland Smiley, $10 million each. Large-cap value: Charter Financial Group, $10 million.
Mid/large-cap value: AFA Financial, $15 million; and Rupay-Barrington Financial, $20 million. Mid/large-cap growth: Carnegie Capital and Gries Financial, $20 million each.
Small-cap to midcap value: Bank Stock Financial, $25 million; Dean Investment, James Investment and R. Meeder, $20 million each.
Small-cap growth: GW Capital, $15 million.
Mortgage securities: Schroder Mortgage Associates, $35 million. Precious metals: Vintage Coins & Cards, $25 million.
The program totals $385 million in assets. The fund's staff completed the search.