TITLE

LASERS Hires for Int'l Large-Cap

AUTHOR(S)
Sorondo, Marc
PUB. DATE
January 2006
SOURCE
Investment Management Weekly;1/9/2006, Vol. 19 Issue 1, p2
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the selection of Acadian Asset Management by Louisiana State Employees' Retirement System (LASERS) to manage its large-capitalization value equity mandate in 2006. The other companies that were shortlisted by LASERS are LSV Asset Management and Boston Co. Asset Management. Bobby Beale, LASERS chief investment officer, reveals the source of funding for the mandate.
ACCESSION #
19435378

 

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