TITLE

Santa Barbara Hires Bond Manager

AUTHOR(S)
Sorondo, Marc
PUB. DATE
September 2006
SOURCE
Investment Management Weekly;9/25/2006, Vol. 19 Issue 36, p3
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the selection of Julius Baer Investment Management by Santa Barbara County Employees' Retirement System (SBCERS) to manage the core plus fixed-income account for the plan, according to Oscar Peters, retirement administrator for SBCERS. The finalists for the bond manager that were interviewed by the board include BlackRock and AllianceBernstein. Moreover, the reason behind the selection of Julius Baer is revealed.
ACCESSION #
22788501

 

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