CalPERS investment committee at its Dec. 15 meeting is expected to hire 14 firms to be placed on a preapproved list of inflation-linked asset consultants in three classes.
Consultants selected for infrastructure are Brock Capital Group, Capital Innovations, Cliffwater, Courtland Partners, Investors Diversified Realty, LP Capital Advisors, Magellan Asset Management, Meketa Investment Group, Pension Consulting Alliance, RV Kuhns & Associates and Wilshire Associates.
On the list for timber are Cortex Consultants, James W. Sewall Co. and ORG Portfolio Management.
For commodities, Cliffwater, RV Kuhns and Wilshire were named.
The consultants will assist staff at the $179 billion California Public Employees Retirement System, Sacramento, in areas including due diligence, portfolio assistance and research.