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Long/Short Equity Hedge Fund of Funds RFP

Posted on: July 5, 2017

The Retirement Board (“the Board”) of the Policemen’s Annuity and Benefit Fund of Chicago (“the Fund” or “PABF”) is requesting proposals from qualified firms interested in providing separate account (customized solution) long/short equity fund of hedge fund portfolio services (“Proposer”). Expected mandate size will be between $25 million and $50 million. All responding firms must meet the highest standards of professional competence and ethics. The selected firm(s) will serve as a fiduciary in its capacity to the Fund. The Board’s investment consultant NEPC, LLC shall oversee the RFP process. 

How to Submit:

NEPC (“Consultant Contact”) ChicagoPoliceRFP@nepc.com
Chicago Policemen's Annuity and Benefit Fund Aoifinn Devitt
adevitt@chipabf.org

The subject line of your email submission should be “Long/Short Equity Hedge Fund of Funds RFP”.

You must also send one (1) bound hard copy of all your proposal materials (also by 3:00 pm CST on July 31, 2017) to:

Aoifinn Devitt
Chief Investment Officer
Chicago Policemen's Annuity and Benefit Fund
221 North LaSalle Street, Suite 1626
Chicago, Illinois 60601

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DeAnna I. Jones
Senior Analyst
NEPC
10 South Wacker Drive, Suite 1230
Chicago, IL 60606

Long Short HFoF Request for Proposal

Long Short HFoF Request for Proposal

Exhibit A - Employee Diversity Chart

Exhibit E - Performance

Exhibit H - Fee Schedule

Exhibit I - Legal Disclosure

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