Worcester (Mass.) Retirement System is searching for a direct small-market buyout private equity fund manager, according to an RFP posted on the website of Meketa Investment Group, the $717 million pension fund's investment consultant.
The pension fund intends to commit about $5 million to $7.5 million. First-time funds, funds of funds, co-investment funds, secondary funds and sector-specific funds will not be considered.
The RFP is available on Meketa's website. Proposals are due by 3 p.m. EST Feb. 11. A selection date was not specified.
Calls to the pension fund were referred to Meketa; calls to Meketa were not returned by press time.