Chicago Transit Authority Employees Retirement Plan is searching for emerging markets debt and global fixed-income managers, said RFPs on the pension fund’s website.
Commingled funds are preferred. Allocation sizes and funding sources could not be learned by press time.
As of June 30, the $1.9 billion fund had a target allocation of 36% U.S. equities, 22% fixed income, 15% non-U.S. equities, 11% hedge funds, 10% real assets and 6% private equity.
John Kallianis, the fund’s executive director; Jim O’Connell, the fund’s general counsel; Miguel Zarate, managing partner at Marquette; and Kweku Obed, senior vice president at Marquette; could not be reached for additional information by press time.