Essex County Council Pension Fund, Chelmsford, England, is searching for an investment consultant, confirmed Martin Quinn, head of investments for the £2.9 billion ($4.8 billion) fund.
The contract of incumbent Hymans Robertson expires April 30; the firm can rebid, Mr. Quinn said.
Proposals are due Dec. 21. A selection is expected in the first quarter of 2010. Further information is available via e-mail to [email protected]
“It would be reasonably appropriate to undertake an asset allocation study immediately after” an actuarial valuation as of March 31, 2010, Mr. Quinn said.