IPE Quest: Swiss manager seeks US equity
SWITZERLAND - A Swiss institutional investor is looking to hire an investment house to actively-manage a $150m (€100m) US equity mandate, using IPE-Quest.
Asset managers with "knowledge and experience of Swiss pension funds would be an advantage" according to notice QN866, and should have a clear active style with a blend strategy.
Maximum tracking error is 5%, benchmarked to the MSCI USA index, and minimum track record is three years while performance should be stated to Sept 30 2006, gross of fees.
Closing date for applications is October 11.