Seattle Settles on Passive Management

Randall, Danielle
July 2000
Investment Management Weekly;07/10/2000, Vol. 13 Issue 27, p1
Reports on the plan of Seattle City Employees' Retirement System to remove four active large-capitalization equity managers from the pension plan's manager roster.


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