Chicago Teachers’ Pension Fund U.S. Small Cap Growth Manager RFP

The Request for Proposal (RFP) has been issued by the Board of Trustees of the Public School Teachers’ Pension and Retirement Fund of Chicago (“CTPF” or “Chicago Teachers’ Pension Fund”). The Board solicits proposals from all qualified professional firms interested in providing U.S. Equity Small Cap Growth Investment Management Services (“Investment Manager”).

The Fund’s Investment Consultant, Callan LLC will be receiving and analyzing all responses along with CTPF investment staff from this investment manager search. All candidate firms must submit their fund information to the Callan database (including any previous fund performance data, where applicable); there is no charge for this process.  CTPF’s Investment Policy, Procurement Policy, Administration Rules and Regulations and Code of Ethics, all of which are posted on CTPF’s website ( and subject to change, are adopted and incorporated by reference.

Proposals must be received electronically by Callan and CTPF Staff no later than the close of business (4:30 pm CST) on Friday, January 26, 2018.

Full RFP available here. Links to related documents: EEOC TableEEOC Updated Pension Code.