Essex Plan Launches Dual Searches

Lewis, Jakema
November 2004
Investment Management Weekly;11/22/2004, Vol. 17 Issue 46, p3
Reports on the issuance of request for proposals by the Essex Regional Retirement Board for its international equity and fixed-income funds in Essex, Massachusetts in November 2004. Explanation that the board will only accept commingled/mutual fund proposals; Search for a portfolio manager; Deadline for the submission of proposals.


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