Institutional Investors Mandates & RFPs

Ohio SERS interviews consultants post RFP

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The $10.5 billion Ohio School Employees Retirement System received six proposals to its hedge fund consulting services request for proposals.

The responses include a proposal from Aksia, the incumbent specialist consultant for its $1.58 billion hedge fund portfolio that allocates to brand name hedge fund managers such as Lansdowne Partners, Tudor, King Street and Brevan Howard. The deadline for responses was on 12 August and trustees will hold meetings with consulting candidates in September and hope to get board approval for the firm selected in October.

Ohio SERS allocated to hedge funds for