Searches and Hires

Lexington Contributory Retirement looking for emerging markets equity manager

Lexington (Mass.) Contributory Retirement System is searching for an active emerging markets equity manager to run about $5 million.

Meketa Investment Group, investment consultant to the $171 million pension fund, is assisting with the search.

Respondents must have been in operation for at least five years and have at least $1 billion in total equity invested to be considered.

The RFP is available on Meketa's website. Proposals are due by noon EST on Feb. 15. A selection date was not disclosed.

James Condon, the retirement board's records access officer, and Thomas Dunleavy, investment analyst at Meketa, could not be immediately reached for additional comment.