Searches and Hires

Quincy Contributory Retirement looking for emerging markets equity manager

Quincy (Mass.) Contributory Retirement System issued an RFP for an emerging markets equity manager to run about $35 million.

Aberdeen Standard Investments and Acadian Asset Management are the emerging markets managers currently listed on the pension fund's website. It could not be learned whether they are invited to rebid.

Meketa Investment Group, investment consultant to the $290 million pension fund, is assisting with the search.

The RFP is available on Meketa Investment Group's website. Proposals are due at noon EST on Nov. 16. A selection date was not disclosed.

Edward Masterson, the pension fund's executive director, and David Hetzer, research analyst at Meketa, could not be reached for comment.