Aurora Hires One Closes In on Another

Rasmussen, Eric
May 1999
Investment Management Weekly;05/31/99, Vol. 12 Issue 21, p3
Details the plan of the City of Aurora General Employees' Retirement Plan in Colorado to hire a core plus fixed-income manager to handle its assets. Information on the mutual fund; Comment from Tom Connell, administrator of the fund.


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