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Listed below are the 50 most recent news articles about United States Pension Funds, continuously gathered from around the globe by the Institute.  The flow of news involved United States Pension Funds in general as well as the activities of specific United States Pension Funds and their investments. Archives are available in this content silo (which are permanently maintained).

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United States Pension Funds News
Ventas (NYSE:VTR) Upgraded by Zacks Investment Research to “Hold”   
June 01, 2020
Source: theenterpriseleader.com - Ventas (NYSE:VTR) was upgraded by Zacks Investment Research from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a report released on Saturday, Zacks.com reports. The firm presently has a $40.00 price target on the...
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Arizona State Retirement System Makes New $77,000 Investment in Preferred Apartment Communities Inc. (NYSE:APTS)   
June 01, 2020
Source: theenterpriseleader.com - Arizona State Retirement System purchased a new position in shares of Preferred Apartment Communities Inc. (NYSE:APTS) during the first quarter, according to the company in its most recent disclosure with the Securities &...
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TTEC Holdings Inc (NASDAQ:TTEC) Expected to Announce Quarterly Sales of $398.40 Million   
June 01, 2020
Source: theenterpriseleader.com - Wall Street analysts expect TTEC Holdings Inc (NASDAQ:TTEC) to report $398.40 million in sales for the current quarter, according to Zacks Investment Research. Two analysts have issued estimates for TTEC’s earnings,
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Arizona State Retirement System Has $77,000 Holdings in Progenics Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ:PGNX)   
June 01, 2020
Source: theenterpriseleader.com - Arizona State Retirement System lessened its stake in Progenics Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ:PGNX) by 64.8% in the 1st quarter, according to the company in its most recent 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission.
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Wyoming’s Only Public Employee Pension System Flouts State Transparency Law   
June 01, 2020
Source: Forbes - The wildest rodeo in Cheyenne this year looks like it’ll be the transparency battle brewing in the state capitol. Recently, the Wyoming Retirement System (WRS) rejected our sunshine request for public employee pension...
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COVID-19 will threaten Arizona pensions, long after we've found a vaccine. Here's why   
June 01, 2020
Source: Arizona Republic on MSN.com - Arizona pensions were already underfunded, and losses from the COVID-19 crash will only make things worse for schools, cities and their employees.
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Form W-2 Explained   
June 01, 2020
Source: William & Mary - or if you were a participant in W&M’s Optional Retirement Plan or the Commonwealth’s defined benefit plan through the Virginia Retirement System (VRS). By checking the “Retirement plan” block, an...
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Verdict is coming on risk-mitigation strategies   
June 01, 2020
Source: Pensions&Investments - First-quarter returns are expected to test how asset owners' strategies put in place to protect their portfolios have worked. The firestorm that lit when CalPERS officials this year acknowledged that they had switched tactics and...
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Phil Murphy borrows bad ideas from the governors who got us into this mess | Mulshine   
May 31, 2020
Source: NJ.com - New Jersey tops the list for unfunded debt because past governors borrowed money rather than face our fiscal problems; now Phil Murphy is looking to borrow even more because of the coronavirus crisis
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Strongsville considers layoffs, pay cuts as income tax revenues drop due to coronavirus pandemic   
May 31, 2020
Source: MSN - Kilo said the city also must consider that laid-off workers would lose credits they need to qualify for the Ohio Public Employees Retirement System. Meanwhile, the city would have to pay toward ...
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OUR TURN: Employees’ Retirement System of Rhode Island Performs Better than Many U.S. Pensions for 1Q2020   
May 31, 2020
Source: Sovereign Wealth Fund Institute - Rhode Island’s Office of the General Treasurer has reported that the Employees’ Retirement System of Rhode Island, a US$ 8.3 billion fund, earned a spot in the top 5% of retirement funds in the first quarter of 2020.
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Rapid City Council candidates answer questions prior to Tuesday election   
May 31, 2020
Source: Rapid City Journal - Voters in Rapid City will head to the polls Tuesday to make a decision on three nonpartisan, contested races in Wards 1, 3 and 4 for City Council.
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Kaman Co. (NYSE:KAMN) Shares Sold by Aperio Group LLC   
May 31, 2020
Source: theenterpriseleader.com - Aperio Group LLC decreased its holdings in Kaman Co. (NYSE:KAMN) by 47.3% in the first quarter, according to its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The firm owned 10,731 shares of the industrial...
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Arizona State Retirement System Sells 21,147 Shares of Blucora Inc (NASDAQ:BCOR)   
May 31, 2020
Source: theenterpriseleader.com - Arizona State Retirement System cut its holdings in Blucora Inc (NASDAQ:BCOR) by 64.8% in the 1st quarter, according to its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The fund owned 11,
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CalSTRS bets on GE comeback, says CEO Flannery off to a good start   
May 31, 2020
Source: CNBC - GE has a great mix of a whole bunch of portfolio companies," says CalSTRS CIO Chris Ailman. He believes GE will improve in value over time. The dividend is important, but not critical, he says.
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Swiss National Bank Raises Stock Holdings in Power Integrations Inc (NASDAQ:POWI)   
May 31, 2020
Source: theenterpriseleader.com - Swiss National Bank lifted its holdings in shares of Power Integrations Inc (NASDAQ:POWI) by 1.8% in the 1st quarter, according to its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission.
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New York State Common Retirement Fund Purchases 262 Shares of Stamps.com Inc. (NASDAQ:STMP)   
May 31, 2020
Source: theenterpriseleader.com - New York State Common Retirement Fund boosted its position in Stamps.com Inc. (NASDAQ:STMP) by 1.7% in the 1st quarter, according to its most recent filing with the SEC. The fund owned 15,362 shares of the software maker’s...
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Arizona State Retirement System Invests $149,000 in Maxar Technologies Inc (NYSE:MAXR)   
May 31, 2020
Source: theenterpriseleader.com - Arizona State Retirement System acquired a new stake in Maxar Technologies Inc (NYSE:MAXR) in the 1st quarter, HoldingsChannel.com reports. The fund acquired 13,995 shares of the company’s stock, valued at approximately...
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$182.72 Million in Sales Expected for America’s Car-Mart, Inc. (NASDAQ:CRMT) This Quarter   
May 31, 2020
Source: theenterpriseleader.com - Equities research analysts expect America’s Car-Mart, Inc. (NASDAQ:CRMT) to post sales of $182.72 million for the current fiscal quarter, according to Zacks Investment Research. Two analysts have made estimates for...
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New York State Common Retirement Fund Increases Stock Position in HealthStream, Inc. (NASDAQ:HSTM)   
May 31, 2020
Source: theenterpriseleader.com - New York State Common Retirement Fund grew its stake in shares of HealthStream, Inc. (NASDAQ:HSTM) by 18.4% during the first quarter, according to the company in its most recent 13F filing with the Securities & Exchange...
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CalPERS backs BNP's climate disclosure proposal to Chevron   
May 30, 2020
Source: Reuters - May 7 (Reuters) - Chevron Corp’s shareholder, CalPERS, on Thursday came out in support of a proposal that urges the oil and gas company to improve the disclosure of its climate-related lobbying ...
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Big Banks in Murky Waters, Plea for Claim Dismissal Annulled   
May 30, 2020
Source: YAHOO! - Big global banks in trouble again, with the annulment of their plea regarding the dismissal of claims, per a lawsuit alleging the financial firms for rigging prices in the foreign-exchange market.
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New York State Common Retirement Fund Acquires 9,000 Shares of Big Lots, Inc. (NYSE:BIG)   
May 30, 2020
Source: modernreaders.com - New York State Common Retirement Fund increased its holdings in Big Lots, Inc. (NYSE:BIG) by 3.5% in the first quarter, according to its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission.
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Exxon shareholders reject bid to split chairman, CEO roles   
May 29, 2020
Source: Seeking Alpha - (XOM +0.2%) shareholders vote against separating the roles of chairman and CEO, with just 33% backing a proposal to create an independent chairman position vs. 41% last year.The Calpers st
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New York State Common Retirement Fund Trims Stake in Alliance Data Systems Co. (NYSE:ADS)   
May 29, 2020
Source: theenterpriseleader.com - New York State Common Retirement Fund reduced its holdings in shares of Alliance Data Systems Co. (NYSE:ADS) by 2.2% in the first quarter, according to the company in its most recent disclosure with the Securities and Exchange...
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Surgoinsville mayor still wants an ambulance, but HCEMS says too costly   
May 29, 2020
Source: Times News - If a $90,000 county funding increase is recommended Friday for Hawkins County EMS, Surgoinsville Mayor Merrell Graham is asking that a stipulation be added requiring an ambulance to be stationed 24/7 at Surgoinsville’s fire...
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IRS Names New Members of Tax Exempt Advisory Committee   
May 29, 2020
Source: CPA Practice Advisor - Home Tax IRS Names New Members of Tax Exempt Advisory Committee The Internal Revenue Service has announced that its Advisory Committee on Tax Exempt and Government Entities (ACT) will hold a ...
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Swiss National Bank Has $8.56 Million Stock Position in ONE Gas Inc (NYSE:OGS)   
May 29, 2020
Source: theenterpriseleader.com - Swiss National Bank increased its position in shares of ONE Gas Inc (NYSE:OGS) by 1.4% during the first quarter, according to the company in its most recent 13F filing with the SEC. The firm owned 102,
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Tag Archives: fund   
May 29, 2020
Source: New Orleans City Business - The Louisiana State Employees Retirement System, with an assets-to-liabilities ratio of 64 percent, has enough money on hand to pay beneficiaries for 9.4 years, according to a new ranking of public retirement funds from the...
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Board member says Hanover Area needs help   
May 29, 2020
Source: Citizen's Voice - Despite that infusion of $6.5 million, the district is unable to provide a pension fund contribution of $961,000 to the Pennsylvania State Employees’ Retirement System, officials said.
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Brady Corp (NYSE:BRC) Shares Sold by New York State Common Retirement Fund   
May 29, 2020
Source: theenterpriseleader.com - New York State Common Retirement Fund cut its stake in shares of Brady Corp (NYSE:BRC) by 19.1% in the first quarter, according to its most recent disclosure with the SEC. The firm owned 64,700 shares of the industrial products...
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Steven Madden (NASDAQ:SHOO) Downgraded to Sell at Zacks Investment Research   
May 29, 2020
Source: theenterpriseleader.com - Zacks Investment Research downgraded shares of Steven Madden (NASDAQ:SHOO) from a hold rating to a sell rating in a research report sent to investors on Wednesday, Zacks.com reports. The firm currently has $26.
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New York State Common Retirement Fund Buys 200 Shares of CONMED Co. (NASDAQ:CNMD)   
May 29, 2020
Source: theenterpriseleader.com - New York State Common Retirement Fund grew its stake in shares of CONMED Co. (NASDAQ:CNMD) by 0.4% in the first quarter, according to its most recent filing with the SEC. The institutional investor owned 50,
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State: Deadline will be met for education relief funds   
May 29, 2020
Source: The Ledger - Polk School Board sends letter to Gov. Ron DeSantis regarding CARES Act relief funds and teachers’ retirement funding veto.
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NCDC President Robert Mills to retire in July   
May 29, 2020
Source: The Day - Norwich Community Development Corp. President Robert Mills will retire from the economic development agency July 31 after 12
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Arizona State Retirement System Sells 11,741 Shares of Worthington Industries, Inc. (NYSE:WOR)   
May 29, 2020
Source: theenterpriseleader.com - Arizona State Retirement System decreased its stake in Worthington Industries, Inc. (NYSE:WOR) by 56.1% in the first quarter, Holdings Channel.com reports. The firm owned 9,190 shares of the industrial products company’s...
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Hillhouse Reloads After Building $60 Billion Asia Juggernaut   
May 29, 2020
Source: YAHOO! - “I can see why big institutions would be lining up,” said Christopher Schelling, former director of private equity at the Texas Municipal Retirement System who recently joined Windmuehle Funds. “They’re...
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PNC Financial Services Group Inc. Boosts Holdings in Carlisle Companies, Inc. (NYSE:CSL)   
May 29, 2020
Source: theenterpriseleader.com - PNC Financial Services Group Inc. increased its holdings in Carlisle Companies, Inc. (NYSE:CSL) by 30.9% during the first quarter, according to the company in its most recent disclosure with the Securities and Exchange Commission.
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The Connecticut Department of Labor is opening a contact center to improve communication with people left unemployed   
May 29, 2020
Source: Hartford Courant - The state Department of Labor announced Thursday plans for a new center using email, phone and text messaging to improve communications with hundreds of thousands of workers left jobless by the coronavirus.
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BlackRock Inc. Lowers Stock Position in Zumiez Inc. (NASDAQ:ZUMZ)   
May 29, 2020
Source: theenterpriseleader.com - BlackRock Inc. cut its position in shares of Zumiez Inc. (NASDAQ:ZUMZ) by 3.5% during the first quarter, HoldingsChannel.com reports. The institutional investor owned 3,194,327 shares of the apparel and footwear maker’s...
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Arizona State Retirement System Cuts Stock Holdings in Gentherm Inc (NASDAQ:THRM)   
May 29, 2020
Source: theenterpriseleader.com - Arizona State Retirement System lowered its position in Gentherm Inc (NASDAQ:THRM) by 64.8% in the 1st quarter, according to the company in its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC).
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Illinois State Board seeks investment consultant   
May 29, 2020
Source: Pensions&Investments - Illinois State Board of Investment, Chicago, will launch a search for a general investment consultant on June 1. The board, which oversees $19 billion in defined benefit plan assets, will issue an ...
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Ohio House wants to cut capital funding to colleges, soccer stadiums: Capitol Letter   
May 29, 2020
Source: The Plain Dealer Cleveland on MSN.com - The Ohio House has proposed de-funding about $500 million in projects approved in the most recent capital budget bill, including $325.2 for state colleges and universities, and $25 million in funding for planned soccer stadiums...
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Oppenheimer Asset Management Inc. Reduces Position in Cousins Properties Inc (NYSE:CUZ)   
May 28, 2020
Source: modernreaders.com - Oppenheimer Asset Management Inc. reduced its position in Cousins Properties Inc (NYSE:CUZ) by 6.6% during the first quarter, HoldingsChannel.com reports. The firm owned 8,842 shares of the real estate investment trust’s...
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Pemberton: Legislative session concludes   
May 28, 2020
Source: Muskogee Phoenix - While we officially finished our business on Friday, May 15, we didn’t adjourn Sine Die. We recessed to see what actions the governor would take on those essential bills the
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First Allied Advisory Services Inc. Raises Stock Holdings in Old Dominion Freight Line (NASDAQ:ODFL)   
May 28, 2020
Source: theenterpriseleader.com - First Allied Advisory Services Inc. increased its stake in shares of Old Dominion Freight Line (NASDAQ:ODFL) by 41.7% in the first quarter, according to its most recent 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC).
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Fried vs. DeSantis — Romney hits Trump over Scarborough tweets — Walt Disney World wants to reopen in July — More trouble for David Rivera'   
May 28, 2020
Source: Politico - Between Tuesday and Wednesday, the number of Florida coronavirus cases increased by 379 (0.7 percent), to 52,634; hospitalizations went up 157 (1.6 percent), to 9,639; deaths rose by 60 (2.6 percent),
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Southwestern Energy (NYSE:SWN) Price Target Raised to $3.00 at Citigroup   
May 28, 2020
Source: theenterpriseleader.com - Southwestern Energy (NYSE:SWN) had its target price boosted by Citigroup from $2.00 to $3.00 in a research report report published on Thursday morning, BenzingaRatingsTable reports. Citigroup currently has a neutral rating on the...
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AAON, Inc. (NASDAQ:AAON) Shares Sold by Bank of New York Mellon Corp   
May 28, 2020
Source: modernreaders.com - Bank of New York Mellon Corp reduced its position in shares of AAON, Inc. (NASDAQ:AAON) by 3.3% during the 1st quarter, according to its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC).
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Cetera Advisor Networks LLC Sells 1,024 Shares of SPDR Portfolio Short Term Treasury ETF (NYSEARCA:SPTS)   
May 28, 2020
Source: theenterpriseleader.com - Cetera Advisor Networks LLC cut its holdings in SPDR Portfolio Short Term Treasury ETF (NYSEARCA:SPTS) by 12.4% in the first quarter, according to its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission.
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