The relationship between trustees of pension funds and investment managers has been well recognised in invest mentmanagement practice but studies of trust relationship between them are few. This study explores trustworthiness of investment managers as an important factor for trustees in building and developing trust relationship with the investment managers. Case study research method is used togather and analyse data collected from indepth interviews with the trustees. The major research findings of this study shows that (1) trust is an important factor in the relationship between trustees of pension funds and investment managers; and (2) the key factors of trust worthiness of investment managers are determined by their ability, benevolence, integrity, and openness in communication.
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