Charlottesville (Va.) Retirement System is searching for an emerging markets equity manager to run $5 million, according to an RFP posted on the website of Dahab Associates, investment consultant to the $100 million pension fund.
Steven Roth, director of manager research for Dahab, said it is a new allocation that comes from rebalancing the equity portfolio.
“They are going to be looking for long-only managers,” Mr. Roth said in an interview.
General questions about the search should be directed to Mr. Roth, at [email protected].
Proposals will be evaluated by Dahab investment consultant Greg McNeillie, and pension fund officials will interview three finalists.
The RFP is available at Dahab's website.
Proposals are due at 5 p.m. EDT Oct. 22.