Procurement

Request for Proposals (RFP)

Procurement

Emerging Manager of Managers RFP

The Retirement Board of the Municipal Employees' Annuity and Benefit Fund of Chicago is requesting proposals from qualified firms interested in providing emerging manager of managers services. Please review and complete the following documents. Necessary guidelines, requirements, timetables, and contacts can be found in the RFP document. Responses are due to the Fund's consultant by 3:00 PM CST on June 25, 2018. The Quiet Period for this search begins when the RFP is issued and ends when the process is declared to be complete. 

  1. MEABF EMoM RFP 2018
  2. Contractual Standard and Disclosure Certification - EMOM
  3. RFP Questionnaire EMoM
  4. Employee Diversity Table
Full-Service Investment Consultant RFP

The Retirement Board of the Municipal Employees' Annuity and Benefit Fund of Chicago is requesting proposals from qualified firms (acting in the capacity of a fiduciary to the Fund) that provide Investment Consulting Services to serve as the Fund’s General Consultant. Please review and complete the following documents. Necessary guidelines, requirements, timetables, and contacts can be found in the RFP document. Responses are due to the Fund's staff by 3:00 PM CST on February 16, 2018. The Quiet Period for this search begins when the RFP is issued and ends when the process is declared to be complete.

  1. MEABF Investment Consultant RFP 2018
  2. Contractual Standard and Disclosure Certification
  3. Employee Diversity Table
  4. Exhibit A - Form Of Investment Consulting Agreement
  5. MEABF Investment Consultant RFP 2018 Q&A
Active Core Fixed Income Investment Management RFP

The Retirement Board of the Municipal Employees' Annuity and Benefit Fund of Chicago is requesting proposals from qualified firms interested in providing active core fixed income investment management services. Please review and complete the following documents. Necessary guidelines, requirements, timetables, and contacts can be found in the RFP document. Responses are due to the Fund's consultant by 3:00 PM CST on February 2, 2017. The Quiet Period for this search begins when the RFP is issued and ends when the process is declared to be complete. 

  1. Active Core Fixed Income Investment Management RFP
  2. Contractual Standard and Disclosure Certification
  3. Investment Consultant Questionnaire
  4. Employee Diversity Table
  5. Active Core Fixed Income RFP Q&A

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Finalized Procurement

Once a search is finalized, all legal documents are executed, the Fund will disclose on their website the following:

  • Name of awarded entity(s) 
  • Size of award 
  • Annual fee structure summary 
  • Key decision factors in Retirement Board’s decision

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