OPERS Hunts for Emerging Markets Managers

Lewis, Jakema
June 2005
Investment Management Weekly;6/6/2005, Vol. 18 Issue 22, p1
Reports on a search for an emerging markets equity index manager launched by Ohio Public Employees' Retirement System. Information on portfolio to be managed by the manager who will be selected according to spokesman Rich Baker; Benefits offered by emerging markets index fund to the system; Financial managers of the fund.


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