Banco Central de Costa Rica (BCCR) has begun
an evaluation process in order to select an EXTERNAL MANAGER to manage a
portfolio between US$200 - US$400 million, in a Global Sovereign Bond Mandate
(hedged US$). This is an approximate amount, only for reference purposes.
BCCR can modify the amount under management and the investment guidelines at
The main objective of this process is to hire
an external manager who generates return in excess over the benchmark with
the lowest fee. Other objectives are provide training and transfer knowledge
to the Banco Central de Costa Rica’s staff; and support the BCCR research
efforts and the management of the reserves.
If it is of your company´s interest to participate
please submit the following information (Request for Information, RFI) no
later than September 7th, 2016 at 4:00 P.M. local time (GMT -6).
The RFI is the first phase of the selection
process. After evaluating all the RFIs, BCCR will send the Request For
Proposal (RFP) to the best qualified candidates. The best qualified candidates are those who
comply with the Minimum Qualifications and the ones who show the best Past
Performance Results according to BCCR evaluation criteria.
Existing investment managers of the Bank and
their affiliates will not be eligible for consideration. Candidates that have
already been an external manager of Banco Central de Costa Rica will have
their performance taken into account in the present selection process.
Questions about the RFI or the selection
process should be sent to firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Bank expects to publish the answers on this website.