The $10.5 billion Ohio School Employees Retirement System is gathering responses to its hedge fund consulting services request for proposals.
The system began its search in early July and currently relies on Aksia as its specialist consultant for its $1.58 billion hedge fund portfolio that allocates to various big brand name hedge fund managers such as Landsdowne Partners, Tudor, King Street and Brevan Howard. The deadline for responses is on 12 August.
Ohio SERS allocated to hedge funds for the first time in 2008 after trustees approved a 10% allocation to hedge funds in 2007. Since then the