Managers Selected at Florida Plan

M. S.
September 2007
Investment Management Weekly;9/17/2007, Vol. 20 Issue 35, p3
This article reports on the decision of Fort Lauderdale General Employees' Retirement System (GERS) to select WEDGE Capital Management and Lord Abbett Capital Management to oversee two investment accounts. The investment management firms will oversee $40 million and $10 million accounts from GERS. The decision ended GERS's search for investment managers. It reveals that GERS has a $100 million allocation to large-capitalization value.


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