Investment Opportunities

Request for Proposal:

Open-Ended Core Real Estate Fund

The Laborers' and Retirement Board Employees' Annuity and Benefit Fund of Chicago is soliciting proposals from qualified Open-Ended Core Real Estate Fund managers.

  1. Open-Ended Core Real Estate Fund RFP Guide
  2. RFP Suitability Questionnaire
  3. Manager RFI - Open-Ended Real Estate
  4. Diversity Data
  5. Q&A Document

The deadline for submission is April 30, 2018 at 12:00 p.m. (CDT).  The Quiet Period for this search began March 20, 2018 and remains in effect.

Hedged Credit Fund

The Laborers' and Retirement Board Employees' Annuity and Benefit Fund of Chicago is soliciting proposals from qualified Hedged Credit Fund managers.

  1. Hedged Credit Fund RFP Guide
  2. RFP Suitability Questionnaire
  3. Manager RFI - Hedge Funds
  4. Manager RFI - Hedge Fund of Funds
  5. Diversity Data
  6. Q&A Document

The deadline for submission is April 30, 2018 at 12:00 p.m. (CDT).  The Quiet Period for this search began March 20, 2018 and remains in effect.

Private Equity Buyout Fund

The Laborers' and Retirement Board Employees' Annuity and Benefit Fund of Chicago is soliciting proposals from qualified firms to provide Private Equity Buyout Investment Advisory Services.

  1. Private Equity Buyout Fund RFP Guide
  2. RFP Suitability Questionnaire
  3. Private Equity Buyout Fund Manager RFI
  4. Diversity Data
  5. Q & A Document Private Equity Buyout Fund

The deadline for submission is January 5, 2018 at 5:00 p.m. (CST).  The Quiet Period for this search began November 21, 2017 and remains in effect.

Global Low Volatility Equity Strategy

The Laborers' and Retirement Board Employees' Annuity and Benefit Fund of Chicago is soliciting proposals from qualified firms to provide Global Low Volatility Equity Strategy Investment Advisory Services.

  1. Global Low Volatility Equity Strategy RFP Guide
  2. RFP Suitability Questionnaire
  3. Global Low Volatility Equity Strategy Manager RFI
  4. Diversity Data
  5. Q & A Document Global Low Volatility Equity Strategy

The deadline for submission is January 5, 2018 at 5:00 p.m. (CST).  The Quiet Period for this search began November 21, 2017 and remains in effect.
 

Recent Selection of Investment Advisors:

In 2017, the LABF solicited proposals from qualified firms to provide Equity and Fixed Income Index Strategy Investment Advisory Services. Responses were due on July 14, 2017 at 5:00 p.m. (CDT). After evaluating the responding firms, the LABF Board of Trustees selected RhumbLine Advisers.

In 2015, the LABF solicited proposals from qualified firms to provide Private Debt Direct Lending Investment Advisory Services. Responses were due on September 23, 2015 at 5:00 p.m. (EDT). After evaluating the responding firms, the LABF Board of Trustees selected Brightwood Capital Advisors, LLC.

In 2016, the LABF solicited proposals from qualified firms to provide Non-Core Value Added Opportunistic Closed-End Real Estate Investment Advisory Services. Responses were due on April 5, 2016 at 5:00 pm (CST). After evaluating the responding firms, the LABF Board of Trustees selected Long Wharf Real Estate Partners LLC.

In 2015, the LABF solicited proposals from qualified firms to provide Emerging Markets Debt - Blended Investment Advisory Services. Responses were due on November 13, 2015 at 5:00 pm (EDT). After evaluating the responding firms, the LABF Board of Trustees selected LM Capital Group, LLC.  

 

 

close (X)