Friday, 27 March 2015
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Jan 25 2007 | 10:24am ET
The $15.5 billion City and County of San Francisco Employees’ Retirement System (SFERS) has issued a request for proposals for an investment consulting firm to provide the system with general investment consulting advice and services.
In general, the selected firm will assist the board in the on-going process of investment policy review and compliance, strategic investment planning and asset allocation decisions. Any questions concerning this RFP or the RFP process should be directed to David Kushner at David.Kushner@sfgov.org.
The deadline for submissions is Jan.29, 5:00 PM Pacific Time.
In other SFERS news, the system recently approved private equity investments of up to $40 million in Thomas H. Lee Fund VI, up to $20 Million in Technology Partners Fund VIII, and up to $20 Million in Sankaty Credit Opportunities Fund III, LP.
Mar 9 2015 | 6:35am ET
As more investors look to diversify, many are beginning to use retirement funds to invest in alternative assets such as private equity and real estate. Kelly Rodriques, CEO & President of PENSCO Trust Company, explains how companies can connect with those looking to use their retirement accounts in a different way. Read more…
Mar 20 2015 | 12:45pm ET
StreetWise Partners, a non-profit organization that works with low-income individuals to help them overcome employment barriers, raised over $275,000 at the 2015 Raising the Ante Charity Poker Tournament and Casino Event last Wednesday evening at Capitale. Here are some photos from the event. Read more…