NYSIF Procurement Opportunities

NYSIF Procurement Guidelines apply to all acquisitions entered in to by NYSIF in accordance with New York State and Workers’ Compensation Laws, New York State Procurement Council Guidelines, and/or any other applicable rule, regulation, statute or opinion issued by NYSIF. You can find NYSIF and other New York State procurement opportunities in the New York State Contract Reporter.

Minority and Women-Owned Business Enterprises

NYSIF encourages participation by New York State Minority- and Women-Owned Business Enterprises (M/WBE) in its procurement projects. NYSIF is committed to achieving the statewide goal of increasing opportunities for M/WBEs and helping these businesses thrive. NYSIF has established an M/WBE participation goal of at least 30 percent for all NYSIF contracts. In addition, NYSIF has instituted an asset management and financial institution strategy to increase use of M/WBE investment and financial services firms.

Helpful forms:

Visit Empire State Development for more information about M/WBE requirements and certification.

Service-Disabled Veteran-Owned Businesses

The Service-Disabled Veteran-Owned Business Act allows eligible business owners to become certified as New York State Service-Disabled Veteran-Owned Businesses (SDVOB) to increase their participation in New York State contracting opportunities.

Contact the Office for General Services Division of Service-Disabled Veterans’ Business Development for more information on SDVOB requirements and certification.

Receiving Bids from NYSIF

Complete our Procurement Bidders form to be added to our bidder database. NYSIF notifies bidders by email when a NYSIF solicitation is released for public bidding.

NYSIF vendors can also find documents online, including:

  • Request for Proposals (RFPs)
  • Invitation for Bids (IFBs)
  • Requests for Quotes (RFQs)
  • Requests for Information (RFIs)
  • Amendments, questions and answers, and updates

Please contact NYSIF Procurements with any questions.

Electronic Payment Policy

NYSIF uses electronic funds transfer for payments to contractors and vendors, consistent with the NYS Taxpayer Accountability Office initiative to reduce payment processing costs. Read our EFT policy and complete our Vendor Authorization form. NYSIF Procurement forms are for NYSIF suppliers and vendors only.

Procurement Opportunities Currently in a Restricted Period

Below is a list of competitive procurements that are currently in the restricted period. Procurement lobbying laws in New York dictate that during the period between when a contract solicitation begins and the contract is executed (or the decision to not pursue an award is made), ONLY designated contacts may discuss the contract with you. This is called the restricted period.

How to contact us during the restricted period:
For procurements currently in a restricted period, you must email or mail all inquiries to:

Email: contracts@nysif.com (include the Procurement Name and Bid Number in your subject line)

Mail:
NYSIF - Procurement Unit
Bid # ___________
PO Box 66699
Albany, NY 12206

Current Procurement Opportunities

Proposals submitted in response to any of NYSIF’s procurement opportunities must comply with the instructions and procedures contained in the solicitation. Bidders are responsible for checking NYSIF’s website for any  amendments, addenda, and/or updates. 

Opportunity Due Date
2022-01-LEG  Insurance Defense Outside Counsel for Workers’ Compensation Board Hearings and Depositions Supplemental Services RFP 
Attachment 1 – Mandatory Requirements Affirmation
Attachment 2 – Appendix M, Form 102, Work Force Employment Utilization 
Attachment 3 – Questions Submission Form 
Attachment 4 - NDA
03/04/2022
2pm (ET)
2021-99-IT Microfocus Fortify Scanning RFQ
Attachment 1 - Appendix M, Form 102, Work Force Employment Utilization
Attachment 2 - Question Submission Form 
02/02/2022
2pm (ET) 
2022-03-RE  Albany 8 Server Room HVAC Replacement IFB
Attachment 1 – Appendix M, Form 102, Work Force Employment Utilization
Attachment 2 – Question Submission Form
Attachment 3 – Appendix Z Fee Schedule Supplemental
Attachment 4 – Prevailing Wage Schedule
Attachment 5 – Specifications Drawings and Aerial View
02/17/2022 
2pm (ET) 
 
2021-72-IT  Tricentis Software Licenses and Cloud Service RFQ
Attachment 1 – Appendix M, Form 102, Work Force Employment Utilization
Attachment 2 – Question Submission Form
Amendment 1 – Q&A
01/21/2022
2pm (ET) 
2021-85-IT  Open Text Live Cycle StreamServe Maintenance and Support RFQ
Attachment 1 - Appendix M, Form 102, Work Force Employment Utilization
Attachment 2 - Question Submission Form
Amendment 1 – Q&A
01/12/2022
2pm (ET) 

2021-50-INV  Emerging Manager of Managers RFP
Attachment 1 – Mandatory Requirements Affirmation
Attachment 2 – Private Markets Questionnaire 
Attachment 3 – NYSIF Appendices
Attachment A – Investment Policy Statement
Attachment B – Custodian Set-Up and Documentation
Attachment C – NDA
Appendix M, Form 102, Work Force Employment Utilization
Appendix Z
Track Record
Amendment 1 – Q&A

01/14/2022
2pm (ET)

2021-51-INS  Out of State Coverage Program RFP
Attachment 1 - Appendix M, Form 102, Work Force Employment Utilization
Attachment 2 - Question Submission Form 

Attachment 3 - State Specific Information
Attachment 4 - Supplemental Rate Information
Attachment 5 - Mandatory Requirements Certification
Attachment 6 - Non-Disclosure Agreement (NDA)
Amendment 1 – Q&A

12/22/2021
2pm (ET)
2021-57-INV  Private Markets Asset Manager Search RFP 
Attachment 1 - Mandatory Requirements Affirmation
Attachment 2 - Private Markets Questionnaire
Attachment 3 - NYSIF Appendices
Attachment A - NYSIF Investment Policy Statement (IPS)
Attachment B - Custodian Set-Up and Documentation
Attachment C - Non-Disclosure Agreement (NDA)
Appendix M, Form 102, Work Force Employment Utilization
Appendix Z 
Track Record
Amendment 1 – Leverage Clarification
Amendment 2 – Q&A, Additional Clarifications and Due Date Extension
12/03/2021
01/14/2022
2pm (ET) 

2021-48-INV  Investment Analytics and Risk System RFP
Attachment 1 - Appendix M, Form 102, Work Force Employment Utilization
Attachment 2 - Question Submission Form
Appendix Z - Fee Schedule
Amendment 1 – Q&A
Amendment 2 – Bid Due Date Extension

12/10/2021
12/15/2021
2pm (ET)

2021-36-ADM  Marketing & Communications Services RFP
Attachment 1 - Appendix M, Form 102, Work Force Employment Utilization
Attachment 2 - Question Submission Form
Appendix Z - Fee Schedule
Amendment 1 – Q&A

11/22/2021
2 pm (ET)

2021-44-INS  Diagnostic Testing Services RFP
Attachment 1 – Appendix M, Form 102, Work Force Employment Utilization
Attachment 2 – Question Submission Form
Attachment 3 – Non-Disclosure Agreement (NDA)
Attachment 4 – Mandatory Requirement Certifications
Amendment 1 – Appendix S
Amendment 2 - Q&A

11/19/2021
2 pm (ET)
2021-60-IT Dynatrace Software-As-A-Service RFQ
Attachment 1 - Appendix M, Form 102, Work Force Employment Utilization
Attachment 2 - Question Submission Form
Amendment 1 - Q&A
11/5/2021
2 pm (ET)
2021-59-ADM Risk Assessment Tool RFI
Amendment 1 - Due Date Extension 
10/8/2021
10/13/2021
2 pm (ET)
2021-16-INS Specialized Workers' Compensation Claims Services RFP
Attachment 1 - Appendix M, Form 102, Work Force Employment Utilization

Attachment 2 - Question Submission Form
Attachment 3 - Non-Disclosure Agreement (NDA)
Attachment 4 - Mandatory Requirements Certification
Attachment 5 - FROI EDI System & File Layout
Amendment 1 – Q&A
10/14/2021
2 pm (ET)

2021-38-INS Clearinghouse and Medical Bill Review and Repricing Services RFP
Attachment 1 - Appendix M, Form 102, Work Force Employment Utilization
Attachment 2 - Question Submission Form
Amendment 1 - Revised RFP Calendar and Requirement Clarification
Amendment 2- Q&A

9/3/2021
2 pm (ET)

2021-18-INS Stenography Services RFP
Attachment 1 - Appendix M, Form 102, Work Force Employment Utilization
Attachment 2 - Question Submission Form
Appendix Z - Fee Schedule
Amendment 1 - Q&A

7/30/2021
2 pm (ET)
2021-42-IT SANS Security Training RFQ
Attachment 1 - Appendix M, Form 102, Work Force Employment Utilization
Attachment 2 - Question Submission Form
Amendment 1 - Q&A
6/10/2021
2 pm (ET)
2021-17-INS Third Party Administrator (TPA) Services RFP
Attachment 1 - Appendix M, Form 102, Work Force Employment Utilization
Attachment 2 - Question Submission Form
Attachment 3 - Nondisclosure Agreement (NDA)
Attachment 4 - Mandatory Requirements Attestation
Attachment 5 - NYSIF File Layout - Workers Compensation Claims
Attachment 6 - NYSIF File Layout - Disability Benefits and Paid Family Leave Claims
Amendment 1 - Q&A and Revised Appendix Z
3/30/2021
2 pm (ET)

2021-01-INV Securitized Credit Manager Search
Attachment 1 - Mandatory Requirement Affirmation
Attachment 2 - Securitized Credit Questionnaire A
Attachment 3 - NYSIF Appendices
Appendix Z - Fee Schedule
Attachment A - NYSIF Investment Policy Statement (IPS)
Attachment B - Custodian Set-Up and Documentation
Attachment C - Non-Disclosure Agreement (NDA)
Appendix M, Form 102, Work Force Employment Utilization
Question Submission Form
Amendment 1 - Mandatory Requirement Modification
Amendment 2 - Q&A and Revised Appendix Z

3/8/2021
2 pm (ET)
2020-90-INV Passive Index Manager Services
Attachment 1 - Mandatory Requirements Affirmation
Attachment 2 - Index Management Questionnaire
Attachment 3 - NYSIF Appendices
Appendix Z - Fee Schedule
Attachment A - NYSIF Investment Policy Statement (IPS)
Attachment B - Manager Investment Specifications
Attachment C - Custodian Set-Up and Documentation
Attachment D - Non-Disclosure Agreement (NDA)
Appendix M, Form 102, Work Force Employment Utilization
Question Submission Form
Amendment 1- Q&A
1/8/2021
2 pm (ET)

2020-105-RE Real Property Purchase RFP
Attachment 1 - Appendices & Exhibits For Proposal Submission
Attachment 2 - Appendices & Attachment Required Upon Award
Attachment 3 - Non-Disclosure Agreement
Attachment 4 - Appendix M, Form 102, Work Force Employment Utilization
Attachment 5 - RFP Word Version for Proposal Submission - 2020-105-RE Real Property Purchase RFP
Amendment 1- Q&A
Amendment 2 - Due Date Extension (REVISED)
This solicitation replaces RFP 2020-01-RE

11/25/2020
1/22/2021
5 pm (ET)

Bid Results
2021-85-IT Open Text Live Cycle StreamServe Maintenance and Support RFQ - Bids Received 
2021-16-INS Specialized Workers Compensation Claims Services RFP - Award Results
2021-51-INS Out of State Coverage Program RFP - Bids Received 
2021-48-INVInvestment Analytics and Risk System RFP- Bids Received 
2021-44-INS Diagnostic Testing Services RFP - Bids Received 
2021-36-ADM  Marketing & Communications Services RFP - Bids Received
2021-60-IT Dynatrace Software-As-A-Service RFQ- Bids Received
2021-18-INS Stenography Services RFP - Award Results

2021-59-ADM Risk Assessment Tool RFI - Bids Received

2021-38-INS Clearinghouse and Medical Bill Review and Repricing Services RFP - Bids Received
2021-17-INS Third Party Administrator (TPA) Services RFP - Awards Results
2021-42-IT SANS Security Training RFQ - Award Results
2020-105-RE Real Property Purchase RFP - Award Results
2020-90-INV Passive Index Manager Services - Award Results
2021-01-INV Securitized Credit Manager Search - Bids Received

Potential upcoming procurements

 

Qualified Personal Service Contract (QPSC)

Pursuant to Budget Bulletin B-1187, QPSC contracts are available upon request. There are no procurements that fall under the order at this time.

Single source procurements

New York State law allows state agencies to procure goods and services without a formal competitive process in limited circumstances. New York State Finance Law Section 163(10)(b) requires state agencies to post summaries of single source procurement contracts within 30 days after contract award.

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