UK - The £499m Highland Council Pension Fund is tendering for investment advisory and consultancy services.
The fund requires advice on fund level, investment managers, asset classes, AVCs and asset liability modelling.
The deadline for bids for the five-year contract is 10 January 2007.
Earlier this year, the Highland Council completed a review of its investment arrangements, which led to wholesale changes at the fund. Previously, the scheme had been managed by both Baillie Gifford and Rothschild Asset Management.
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