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    Search Alert: Illinois Plans To Issue Joint Emerging Real Estate FoF RFP

    September 24, 2008

    The $14.6 billion State Universities Retirement System of Illinois, $24 billion Illinois Municipal Retirement Fund and $11 billion Public School Teachers’ Pension & Retirement Fund of Chicago will issue a joint RFP on Monday for real estate fund-of-funds to invest in emerging real estate managers. The RFP will be available on consultant Ennis Knupp + Associates‘ Web site (www.ennisknupp.com). Proposals will be due Oct. 21.
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    Breaking News: Chicago Public School Terminates Northern Trust; Creates Fixed-Income MoM Allocation

    September 17, 2008

    The $13 billion Public School Teachers Retirement Fund of Chicago terminated Northern Trust Global Advisors from a $120 million domestic all-cap equity emerging manager-of-managers program and also created a new $150 million core fixed-income emerging manager-of-managers program at a board meeting yesterday, said Kevin Huber, executive director, in an e-mail.
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    Maryland Hires 6 Emerging Managers-of-Managers

    September 9, 2008

    The $40 billion Maryland State Retirement and Pension System has hired six emerging managers-of-managers to handle a minimum of $200 million each as part of the expansion of its emerging manager program and is “exploring the feasibility of expanding the program into other asset classes,” the plan announced today.
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    Illinois Teachers Makes Manager Graduation Priority

    September 3, 2008

    As the number of emerging manager programs across the defined benefit space continues to grow, arguably the ultimate measure of their success is manager graduation rates. For the Teachers Retirement System of the State of Illinois, that measure has truly been taken to heart.
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    Summer Months See Search Slowdown; Hires Pick Up

    September 3, 2008

    Emerging manager-related searches slowed during the summer months, however the creation of two emerging manager programs led to a significant increase in hire activity, according to data compiled by Emerging Manager Monthly.
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    Progress Hires IBM Emerging Mgr. Pro

    September 3, 2008

    Cesar Gonzales, formerly the investment manager for the IBM Retirement Funds’ emerging manager program, has joined Progress Investment Management Company as senior v.p. for program management.
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