GLOBAL – A European pension fund is seeking a manager to oversee $100m (€75m) in value-focused equity, using IPE-Quest.

In details provided for QN1285, the fund said it wanted to invest in global large-cap equity, employing value-added strategies.

The active manager's success would be benchmarked against the MSCI World index.

The fund added that it would not accept tracking errors of more than 7%.

Managers should oversee at least $3bn in similar strategies and have more than $10bn in assets company-wide.

Additionally, any manager should have at least three years' experience managing such equity portfolios.

The search added: "Please note that it is possible a manager may not be appointed for this search – the client will be focusing in this area in the near future."

Interested parties have until 20 February to apply, stating their performance net of fees to the end of December.

The news team is unable to answer any further questions about IPE-Quest tender notices to protect the interests of clients conducting the search. To obtain information directly from IPE-Quest, please contact Jayna Vishram on +44 (0) 20 3465 9330 or email