The Investment Division of the Maryland State Retirement Agency
(MSRA) today announced that it has selected Albourne America LLC
to advise staff on the retirement system’s Absolute Return
portfolio. As of November 30, 2011, the System has roughly $2.5
billion invested in its Absolute Return allocation.
“We look forward to working closely with Albourne in reviewing
the existing absolute return portfolio and considering how to
maximize its effectiveness going forward,” said MSRA Chief
Investment Officer, A. Melissa Moye.