Industry News

A roundup of stories from the institutional investment universe.

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Pinellas Park Stays With Merrill
The $26 million Pinellas Park (Fla.) Police Officers’ Pension Fund decided to remain with
02.01.06
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OPERS Director Resigns; Plan Looking For Search Firm
The $68.6 billion Ohio Public Employees Retirement System is looking for a new executive director
02.01.06
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Wisconsin Seeks CIO
The State of Wisconsin Investment Board is searching for a cio, a new position created to oversee
02.01.06
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Fairfield Hires Consultant
The $320 million Town of Fairfield (Conn.) Retirement Fund has hired Prime Asset Consulting as its
02.01.06
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OBWC Issues Partial P.E. Report
The $14.5 billon Ohio Bureau of Worker’s Compensation has decided to hold off on publicly releasing
02.01.06
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Mellon Combines Businesses
Mellon Financial Corp. has combined its institutional asset management unit with its Dreyfus Mutual
02.01.06
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BoNY Acquires Real Estate Firm
The Bank of New York has acquired real estate investment firm Urdang Capital Management. Urdang
02.01.06
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Lord Abbett Launches Institutional "Smid" -Cap Fund
Lord Abbett has launched a new small- to mid-cap value equity fund for institutional and individual
02.01.06
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Boston Advisors, Merrill To Split
Asset management firm Boston Advisors is in the process of finalizing an agreement to become
02.01.06
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Janus Hires Managing Director
Thomas Munsell was named managing director of Janus Capital Group’s Global Client Management for
02.01.06