Investment Policies

Statement of Investment Policy

The purpose of the Investment Policy is to outline a philosophy that will guide the investment management of the assets toward the desired results, and shall be implemented, subject to Cook County Pension Fund (the Fund) standards, in a manner consistent with the stated mission of the Fund, while ensuring transparency and compliance with all applicable laws and regulations. 

In addition, the Investment Policy is outlined by the Retirement Board in order to offer specific guidance to and define limitations for all Investment Managers regarding the investment of Fund assets, and to promote transparency for obtaining and delivery of investment services. The Investment Policy is intended to serve as a reference tool, an operating code, and a communication bridge between the Retirement Board, the Investment Staff, and other investment professionals.