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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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MET Jan 2022 65.000 call   
January 15, 2021
Source: Yahoo Finance - MetLife Investment Management (MIM), the institutional asset management business of MetLife, Inc. (NYSE: MET), today announced that two real estate partnerships with Norges Bank Investment Management and New York State Common...
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Virginia Cash Match Plan 401(a)   
January 15, 2021
Source: William & Mary - Employees who are enrolled in the Virginia Retirement System Hybrid retirement plan must be contributing a total of 9% to the Hybrid plan in order to be eligible for the cash match program.
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Insider Selling: Neogen Co. (NASDAQ:NEOG) Director Sells 30,000 Shares of Stock   
January 15, 2021
Source: modernreaders.com - Director Bruce Papesh sold 30,000 shares of the stock in a transaction that occurred on Wednesday, January 13th. The stock was sold at an average price of $83.40, for a total transaction of $2,502,000.
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Calpers Public Pension Fund In Trouble   
January 15, 2021
Source: NPR - The largest public pension fund in the U.S. is in big trouble. Calpers invested giant chunks of money in real estate, and a good portion of those investments remain undeveloped. Madeleine Brand ...
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Louisiana State Employees Retirement System Raises Stake in Rexford Industrial Realty, Inc. (NYSE:REXR)   
January 15, 2021
Source: modernreaders.com - Louisiana State Employees Retirement System increased its stake in Rexford Industrial Realty, Inc. (NYSE:REXR) by 5.5% during the 4th quarter, according to its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC).
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Louisiana State Employees Retirement System Raises Stock Position in Edison International (NYSE:EIX)   
January 15, 2021
Source: modernreaders.com - Louisiana State Employees Retirement System grew its holdings in shares of Edison International (NYSE:EIX) by 22.4% during the fourth quarter, according to the company in its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange...
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Claudia Husak leaves Dublin post to become Powell's planning director   
January 15, 2021
Source: ThisWeek Community News - The city of Powell continues to rebuild its staff with the hiring of former Dublin senior planner Claudia Husak as planning director. Husak began in her role Jan. 11. The planning director is a new city position,
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Boot Barn (NYSE:BOOT) Price Target Raised to $48.00   
January 15, 2021
Source: modernreaders.com - Boot Barn (NYSE:BOOT) had its target price boosted by Pivotal Research from $33.00 to $48.00 in a research note issued to investors on Monday morning, Analyst Ratings Network reports. Pivotal Research currently has a hold rating...
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GSA Acquires 8,000-Bed US Student Housing Portfolio   
January 15, 2021
Source: Multi-Housing News - The global giant picked up 27 properties from a joint venture of University Communities LLC and the California State Teachers Retirement Fund.
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Pension funds stick by Blackstone despite closeness to Trump   
January 15, 2021
Source: The Financial Times - Public pension funds that invest billions of dollars with Blackstone are resisting activists’ calls to distance themselves from a firm led by one of President Donald Trump’s most important backers. Stephen Schwarzman,
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Wells Fargo & Company Raises PDC Energy (NASDAQ:PDCE) Price Target to $33.00   
January 15, 2021
Source: theenterpriseleader.com - PDC Energy (NASDAQ:PDCE) had its price objective lifted by Wells Fargo & Company from $28.00 to $33.00 in a research report report published on Wednesday morning, The Fly reports. Wells Fargo & Company currently has an...
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Alarm.com Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ:ALRM) Expected to Post Earnings of $0.26 Per Share   
January 15, 2021
Source: theenterpriseleader.com - Wall Street brokerages expect that Alarm.com Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ:ALRM) will report earnings per share (EPS) of $0.26 for the current fiscal quarter, according to Zacks Investment Research. Five analysts have provided estimates...
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Vonage (NASDAQ:VG) Sets New 1-Year High at $14.39   
January 15, 2021
Source: modernreaders.com - Vonage Holdings Corp. (NASDAQ:VG)’s stock price hit a new 52-week high on Thursday . The stock traded as high as $14.39 and last traded at $14.33, with a volume of 192449 shares changing hands. The stock had previously...
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Nucor Executive Vice President Craig A. Feldman to Retire; Daniel R. Needham to be Promoted   
January 15, 2021
Source: PR Newswire - PRNewswire/ -- Nucor Corporation (NYSE: NUE) announced today that Executive Vice President of Raw Materials, Craig A. Feldman, plans to retire in June of
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State of Alaska Department of Revenue Sells 6,052 Shares of Applied Industrial Technologies, Inc. (NYSE:AIT)   
January 15, 2021
Source: modernreaders.com - State of Alaska Department of Revenue trimmed its position in Applied Industrial Technologies, Inc. (NYSE:AIT) by 16.7% during the fourth quarter, according to the company in its most recent 13F filing with the SEC.
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Bahram Valamehr Sells 6,230 Shares of Fate Therapeutics, Inc. (NASDAQ:FATE) Stock   
January 15, 2021
Source: theenterpriseleader.com - Fate Therapeutics, Inc. (NASDAQ:FATE) insider Bahram Valamehr sold 6,230 shares of Fate Therapeutics stock in a transaction that occurred on Friday, January 8th. The shares were sold at an average price of $117.
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Michelle Robertson Sells 1,568 Shares of Editas Medicine, Inc. (NASDAQ:EDIT) Stock   
January 15, 2021
Source: modernreaders.com - CFO Michelle Robertson sold 1,568 shares of Editas Medicine stock in a transaction that occurred on Tuesday, January 12th. The stock was sold at an average price of $78.27, for a total value of $122,727.
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Louisiana State Employees Retirement System Acquires 1,600 Shares of ResMed Inc. (NYSE:RMD)   
January 14, 2021
Source: modernreaders.com - Louisiana State Employees Retirement System boosted its holdings in shares of ResMed Inc. (NYSE:RMD) by 21.6% during the 4th quarter, Holdings Channel reports. The firm owned 9,000 shares of the medical equipment provider’s...
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Louisiana State Employees Retirement System Boosts Stock Position in SBA Communications Co. (NASDAQ:SBAC)   
January 14, 2021
Source: theenterpriseleader.com - Louisiana State Employees Retirement System increased its position in shares of SBA Communications Co. (NASDAQ:SBAC) by 21.1% during the fourth quarter, Holdings Channel reports. The institutional investor owned 6,
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Seacoast Banking Co. of Florida (NASDAQ:SBCF) Reaches New 12-Month High at $33.35   
January 14, 2021
Source: theenterpriseleader.com - Shares of Seacoast Banking Co. of Florida (NASDAQ:SBCF) reached a new 52-week high during trading on Tuesday . The stock traded as high as $33.35 and last traded at $33.33, with a volume of 247 shares changing hands.
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Louisiana State Employees Retirement System Has $1.81 Million Holdings in Rockwell Automation, Inc. (NYSE:ROK)   
January 14, 2021
Source: theenterpriseleader.com - Louisiana State Employees Retirement System increased its stake in Rockwell Automation, Inc. (NYSE:ROK) by 22.0% in the fourth quarter, according to the company in its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange...
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Wealth Enhancement Group Kicks Off 2021 Announcing Acquisition of Reby Advisors, a Connecticut-Based RIA with $727 Million in Client Assets*   
January 14, 2021
Source: Business Insider - Wealth Enhancement Group, an independent wealth management firm, today announced its acquisition of Reby Advisors, an independent registered investment adviser (RIA) based in Danbury, Conn., with approximately $727 million in...
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Louisiana State Employees Retirement System Boosts Stock Holdings in CyrusOne Inc. (NASDAQ:CONE)   
January 14, 2021
Source: modernreaders.com - Louisiana State Employees Retirement System increased its stake in CyrusOne Inc. (NASDAQ:CONE) by 3.1% in the 4th quarter, Holdings Channel.com reports. The fund owned 30,100 shares of the real estate investment trust’s...
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iShares MSCI Emerging Markets ETF (NYSEARCA:EEM) Stock Holdings Boosted by CHURCHILL MANAGEMENT Corp   
January 14, 2021
Source: modernreaders.com - CHURCHILL MANAGEMENT Corp boosted its position in iShares MSCI Emerging Markets ETF (NYSEARCA:EEM) by 1,488.4% during the 4th quarter, HoldingsChannel reports. The firm owned 3,369,071 shares of the exchange traded fund’s...
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Louisiana State Employees Retirement System Boosts Stake in Cree, Inc. (NASDAQ:CREE)   
January 14, 2021
Source: theenterpriseleader.com - Louisiana State Employees Retirement System boosted its stake in shares of Cree, Inc. (NASDAQ:CREE) by 0.7% in the fourth quarter, according to the company in its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities & Exchange...
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Louisiana State Employees Retirement System Sells 100 Shares of Proto Labs, Inc. (NYSE:PRLB)   
January 14, 2021
Source: modernreaders.com - Louisiana State Employees Retirement System cut its holdings in Proto Labs, Inc. (NYSE:PRLB) by 0.8% during the 4th quarter, according to the company in its most recent disclosure with the SEC. The firm owned 12,
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Pennsylvania Rep. Schemel assigned to PSERS board, House committees   
January 14, 2021
Source: Echo-Pilot - Local state Rep. Paul Schemel has been assigned to four committees and the Pennsylvania State Employees’ Retirement System (SERS) board.
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Silver Lake raises $20 billion with latest buyout fund   
January 14, 2021
Source: Pensions&Investments - Silver Lake announced Wednesday it had closed buyout fund Silver Lake Partners VI at $20 billion, reaching its hard cap, company spokesman Matthew Benson confirmed in an email. The raised capital includes roughly $500 million...
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Silver Lake amasses $20bn for largest-ever tech-focused buyout fund   
January 14, 2021
Source: Opalesque - Silver Lake has closed buyout fund Silver Lake Partners VI at $20 billion, reaching its hard cap, as the technology-focused private equity firm looks to focus on large-scale investments. The raised capital includes roughly $500...
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Benchmark Increases Axcelis Technologies (NASDAQ:ACLS) Price Target to $38.00   
January 14, 2021
Source: theenterpriseleader.com - Axcelis Technologies (NASDAQ:ACLS) had its target price hoisted by analysts at Benchmark from $33.00 to $38.00 in a research note issued to investors on Wednesday, The Fly reports. Benchmark’s price target indicates a...
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Axonic Expands Partnership   
January 14, 2021
Source: Business Wire - Axonic Capital, New York-based structured credit and systematic fixed income specialist with $3.7B in assets under management, announced that Peter Ca
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Motorola Solutions, Inc. (NYSE:MSI) Shares Purchased by Louisiana State Employees Retirement System   
January 14, 2021
Source: theenterpriseleader.com - Louisiana State Employees Retirement System raised its stake in shares of Motorola Solutions, Inc. (NYSE:MSI) by 22.1% in the 4th quarter, HoldingsChannel.com reports. The firm owned 10,500 shares of the communications equipment...
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New Haven police chief 'retires' at 49 to a pension bonanza   
January 14, 2021
Source: Journal Inquirer - Everyone agrees that Tony Reyes has been a great police chief in New Haven, having been appointed in March 2019 after nearly two decades of rising through the ranks of
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State Pension Plan Hits Record $114.9 Billion Despite Pandemic's Market Disruption   
January 14, 2021
Source: The Pilot Newspaper - Despite economic upheaval, massive job losses, business shutdowns and uncertainty in the investment market throughout 2020 due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the state pension plan achieved a record $114.9
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Nationwide Destination 2035 Fund   
January 14, 2021
Source: Dividend.com - Mr. Graham joined the Office of Investments at Nationwide Mutual Insurance Company (“Nationwide Mutual”) in November 2004, serving primarily as a portfolio manager for Nationwide Mutual’s proprietary general...
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Mimecast Target of Unusually High Options Trading (NASDAQ:MIME)   
January 14, 2021
Source: modernreaders.com - Mimecast Limited (NASDAQ:MIME) saw some unusual options trading on Tuesday. Stock traders bought 814 put options on the stock. This represents an increase of 1,496% compared to the typical volume of 51 put options.
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The Hain Celestial Group (NASDAQ:HAIN) Price Target Raised to $41.00 at Jefferies Financial Group   
January 14, 2021
Source: theenterpriseleader.com - The Hain Celestial Group (NASDAQ:HAIN) had its target price lifted by Jefferies Financial Group from $38.00 to $41.00 in a research note released on Tuesday morning, The Fly reports. They currently have a hold rating on the stock.
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Arizona State Retirement looking for CIO   
January 14, 2021
Source: Pensions&Investments - Arizona State Retirement System, Phoenix, is searching for a new chief investment officer. The $40 billion pension fund is seeking a CIO to oversee its investment management division, according to a job listing posted on the...
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Great West Life Assurance Co. Can Sells 2,292 Shares of Orthofix Medical Inc. (NASDAQ:OFIX)   
January 14, 2021
Source: theenterpriseleader.com - Great West Life Assurance Co. Can lowered its stake in Orthofix Medical Inc. (NASDAQ:OFIX) by 9.8% during the 3rd quarter, Holdings Channel reports. The institutional investor owned 21,094 shares of the medical device...
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Connecticut pension fund CIO resigns   
January 14, 2021
Source: Pensions&Investments - Laurie Martin will resign as chief investment officer of the Hartford-based Connecticut Retirement Plans & Trust Funds, effective Jan. 15. Shawn T. Wooden, state treasurer and principal fiduciary of the $40 billion state...
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Treasurer Wooden Announces More Than $250 In Commitments   
January 14, 2021
Source: Patch - Wooden said the state will "stick to a disciplined long-term investment strategy of deploying capital in the private markets."
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Polaris (NYSE:PII) Hits New 12-Month High at $110.50   
January 13, 2021
Source: theenterpriseleader.com - Polaris Inc. (NYSE:PII) shares hit a new 52-week high during mid-day trading on Tuesday . The company traded as high as $110.50 and last traded at $110.50, with a volume of 14706 shares. The stock had previously closed at $106.
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Louisiana State Employees Retirement System Increases Position in Ecolab Inc. (NYSE:ECL)   
January 13, 2021
Source: modernreaders.com - Louisiana State Employees Retirement System increased its stake in shares of Ecolab Inc. (NYSE:ECL) by 22.2% during the fourth quarter, Holdings Channel.com reports. The institutional investor owned 15,
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Wyoming's government hiring tumbles with energy income   
January 13, 2021
Source: Billings Gazette - Records show that Thom Williams, executive director of the Wyoming Retirement System, received a 4 percent pay raise up to $13,000 a month in July and then received a “compensation adjustment ...
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American Equity Investment Life (NYSE:AEL) Upgraded to Hold by BidaskClub   
January 13, 2021
Source: theenterpriseleader.com - BidaskClub upgraded shares of American Equity Investment Life (NYSE:AEL) from a sell rating to a hold rating in a report issued on Thursday, BidAskClub reports. Other equities research analysts have also recently issued reports...
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CFO4Life Group LLC Takes $475,000 Position in LKQ Co. (NASDAQ:LKQ)   
January 13, 2021
Source: theenterpriseleader.com - CFO4Life Group LLC bought a new stake in LKQ Co. (NASDAQ:LKQ) during the fourth quarter, according to its most recent disclosure with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The fund bought 13,471 shares of the auto parts...
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Louisiana State Employees Retirement System Grows Holdings in Xilinx, Inc. (NASDAQ:XLNX)   
January 13, 2021
Source: modernreaders.com - Louisiana State Employees Retirement System increased its position in Xilinx, Inc. (NASDAQ:XLNX) by 108.9% in the 4th quarter, HoldingsChannel reports. The fund owned 25,900 shares of the programmable devices maker’s stock...
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North Royalton will replace city engineer, re-evaluate engineering services   
January 13, 2021
Source: Cleveland.com on MSN.com - The city is replacing its longtime staff engineer and engineering firm. Justin Haselton and his employer, CT Consultants, will take over as the city’s engineer and engineering firm Thursday (Jan. 14).
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Shake Shack Inc. (NYSE:SHAK) Given Consensus Recommendation of “Hold” by Brokerages   
January 13, 2021
Source: modernreaders.com - Shares of Shake Shack Inc. (NYSE:SHAK) have received an average rating of “Hold” from the twenty-four brokerages that are presently covering the stock, MarketBeat.com reports. Three research analysts have rated the...
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MET Jan 2021 44.500 put   
January 13, 2021
Source: Yahoo Finance - MetLife Investment Management (MIM), the institutional asset management business of MetLife, Inc. (NYSE: MET), today announced that two real estate partnerships with Norges Bank Investment Management and New York State Common...
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