WEST SACRAMENTO, Calif. and BOSTON, May 26, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- CalSTRS - The California State Teachers' Retirement System, the largest educator-only pension fund in the world, and Style Research, an independent global provider of investment research and portfolio analysis applications, announced an arrangement whereby the CalSTRS Global Equity Team will incorporate Style Research's Enterprise analysis platform in their external equity manager monitoring, due diligence and selection process.
Style Research Enterprise will supply CalSTRS with a broad range of independent, holdings-based Style and Risk analysis across CalSTRS' existing and future equity manager partners.
"We are very proud to have been selected by CalSTRS and welcome them as the newest member of our broad, global listing of large plan sponsor and sovereign wealth fund clients," said Bernie Nelson, President of Style Research North America.
Style Research is an independent provider of global investment research and portfolio analysis applications with over 350 professional investment institution clients worldwide. Style Research provides holdings-based portfolio Style, Risk and Performance insights which are easy to use, understand and communicate. Consultants and Plan Sponsors routinely use Style Research for manager search, due diligence, and monitoring. Investment managers can provide intuitive and differentiating proof statements of their investment processes and products to help win and retain assets.
CalSTRS – The California State Teachers' Retirement System – is the largest educator-only pension fund in the world with assets totaling $193.1 billion as of April 30, 2015. CalSTRS administers a hybrid retirement system, consisting of traditional defined benefit, cash balance and voluntary defined contribution plans. CalSTRS also provides disability and survivor benefits. CalSTRS serves California's 879,000 public school educators and their families from the state's 1,700 school districts, county offices of education and community college districts. Follow us on Twitter @CalSTRS
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