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Clearwater Employees Pension Fund taps Victory Capital for value equity

Clearwater (Fla.) Employees Pension Fund hired Victory Capital Management to run up to $15 million in active domestic small-cap value equities, according to recently released board meeting minutes.

The $963 million pension fund approved the hiring at its Nov. 13 board meeting, following the termination for performance of Systematic Financial Management for a similar portfolio.

D. Kevin McCreesh, partner and chief investment officer at Systematic Financial Management, could not be immediately reached to provide comment.

Jay Ravins, the city's finance director, could not be immediately reached to provide further information.