External Advisor Program

External Advisors

ERS contracts with external investment advisors to complement internal management efforts. 

Interested in being an external advisor to ERS? Begin the registration process.

Considerations for External Advisors

  • Must be a bank, insurance company, or investment advisor as defined by the Registered Investment Advisors Act of 1940.
  • Established organization (3 years or more)
  • Emerging managers on a best effort basis
  • Long-term track record (at least 3 years)
  • Stable investment team
  • Alignment of interest
  • Integrity of investment process 

Current External Advisors

Domestic Equity

  • Barrow, Hanley, Mewhinney & Strauss
Fixed Income
International Equity
  • Fisher Investments Institutional Group
  • Franklin Templeton Institutional
  • Lazard Asset Management  
Public Real Estate