City of Fall River (Mass.) Contributory Retirement System, with approximately $170 million in assets, hopes to pick its first investment consultant at the Feb. 22 board meeting, said Christine Tetreault, executive secretary. Finalists are: Dahab; New England Pension Consultants; and H.C. Wainwright. The new consultant will review the performance of investment managers and conduct an asset allocation study, Ms. Tetreault said. State Street Global currently runs three portfolios for the fund: international equity; domestic fixed income; and domestic small-cap equity. Freedom Capital, the funds other manager, runs a balanced portfolio and one in domestic growth equities.