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Louisiana State Employees Retirement System Sells 1,800 Shares of Janus Henderson Group PLC (JHG)   
(Tuesday - January 22, 2019) Associated Profiles : Louisiana State Employees Retirement System (LASERS)
Source: dispatchtribunal.com - Complete the form below to receive the latest headlines and analysts' recommendations for Janus Henderson Group with our free daily email newsletter: Louisiana State Employees Retirement System lowered its stake in Janus...
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Louisiana State Employees Retirement System Sells 1,100 Shares of Healthcare Realty Trust Inc (HR)   
(Tuesday - January 22, 2019) Associated Profiles : Louisiana State Employees Retirement System (LASERS)
Source: dispatchtribunal.com - Complete the form below to receive the latest headlines and analysts' recommendations for Healthcare Realty Trust with our free daily email newsletter: Louisiana State Employees Retirement System lessened its stake in Healthcare...
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Louisiana State Employees Retirement System Has $984,000 Holdings in Sterling Bancorp (STL)   
(Tuesday - January 22, 2019) Associated Profiles : Louisiana State Employees Retirement System (LASERS)
Source: themarketsdaily.com - Louisiana State Employees Retirement System trimmed its position in shares of Sterling Bancorp (NYSE:STL) by 3.6% in the fourth quarter, according to its most recent 13F filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The...
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A State Pension Proposal That Promises Near-Term Savings, But Higher Future Costs   
(Tuesday - January 22, 2019) Associated Profiles : Kansas Public Employees Retirement System (KPERS)
Source: Route Fifty - “Like the classic refinancing the mortgage on your own house, you lower payments, but of course you’re paying longer,” Alan Conroy, executive director of the Kansas Public Employees Retirement System, or KPERS,...
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Louisiana State Employees Retirement System Sells 1,000 Shares of Verisk Analytics, Inc. (VRSK)   
(Tuesday - January 22, 2019) Associated Profiles : Louisiana State Employees Retirement System (LASERS)
Source: themarketsdaily.com - Louisiana State Employees Retirement System decreased its stake in Verisk Analytics, Inc. (NASDAQ:VRSK) by 10.4% in the fourth quarter, according to the company in its most recent 13F filing with the SEC. The firm owned 8,600...
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Pension system to review securities-monitor list   
(Tuesday - January 22, 2019) Associated Profiles : Arkansas Public Employees Retirement System
Source: Arkansas Democrat-Gazette - Trustees with the Arkansas Public Employees Retirement System have decided it's time to refresh the system's list of securities-monitoring law firms, which represent the system in class-action lawsuits. The system last screened...
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Political spin on Gov. Laura Kelly's budget picks up steam   
(Tuesday - January 22, 2019) Associated Profiles : Kansas Public Employees Retirement System (KPERS)
Source: The Topeka Capital-Journal - State Treasurer Jake LaTurner opposed Kelly's initiative to compel the Kansas Public Employees Retirement System to refinance the public teacher portion of the pension fund. Reamortization would free up $160 million annually for...
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At The Rail: This might be interesting   
(Tuesday - January 22, 2019) Associated Profiles : Kansas Public Employees Retirement System (KPERS)
Source: The Salina Post - Key, of course, is her proposal to refinance the Kansas Public Employees Retirement System (KPERS), which those fun-loving actuaries say is “actuarially underfunded” by essentially stretching ...
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Billinger newsletter, Jan. 20   
(Tuesday - January 22, 2019) Associated Profiles : Kansas Public Employees Retirement System (KPERS)
Source: Hays Post - This restoration does not include previous cuts from 2008. Governor Kelly’s budget was built around the re-amortization of the Kansas Public Employees Retirement System which essentially refinances the remaining $8.9...
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Silgan Holdings Inc. (SLGN) Expected to Announce Earnings of $0.36 Per Share   
(Tuesday - January 22, 2019) Associated Profiles : Arizona State Retirement System (ASRS)
Source: dispatchtribunal.com - Arizona State Retirement System increased its holdings in shares of Silgan by 6.9% in the 3rd quarter. Arizona State Retirement System now owns 54,981 shares of the industrial products company’s stock valued at $1,528,000...
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CANDIDATES FOR MARYLAND STATE TREASURER   
(Tuesday - January 22, 2019) Associated Profiles : Maryland State Retirement and Pension System (MSRPS)
Source: The Daily Record (Maryland) - The State Treasurer also serves on a variety of fiscal planning committees and a number of other State boards, including the Board of Trustees of the Maryland State Retirement and Pension System ...
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Fox Run Management L.L.C. Invests $203,000 in Kemper Corp (KMPR) Stock   
(Tuesday - January 22, 2019) Associated Profiles : Florida Retirement System Pension Plan
Source: dispatchtribunal.com - A number of other institutional investors have also modified their holdings of the business. State Board of Administration of Florida Retirement System raised its stake in Kemper by 3.0% in the 3rd quarter. State Board of...
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Oakbrook Investments LLC Lowers Holdings in Michael Kors Holdings Ltd (KORS)   
(Tuesday - January 22, 2019) Associated Profiles : Oregon Public Employee Retirement System (PERS)
Source: themarketsdaily.com - Oregon Public Employees Retirement Fund grew its position in shares of Michael Kors by 0.9% in the third quarter. Oregon Public Employees Retirement Fund now owns 121,442 shares of the lifestyle brand’s stock valued at...
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Renaissance Technologies LLC Has $3.02 Million Holdings in GCP Applied Technologies Inc (GCP)   
(Tuesday - January 22, 2019) Associated Profiles : Florida Retirement System Pension Plan
Source: themarketsdaily.com - Finally, State Board of Administration of Florida Retirement System increased its position in shares of GCP Applied Technologies by 11.3% in the third quarter. State Board of Administration of Florida Retirement System now owns...
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Jefferies Financial Group Weighs in on Regency Centers Corp’s FY2020 Earnings (REG)   
(Tuesday - January 22, 2019) Associated Profiles : Florida Retirement System Pension Plan
Source: dispatchtribunal.com - State Board of Administration of Florida Retirement System increased its position in Regency Centers by 0.4% in the 3rd quarter. State Board of Administration of Florida Retirement System now owns 215,896 shares of the real...
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CalSTRS Turns the Tides of History and Adopts Historic Divestment Proposal: Will CalPERS Follow Suit'   
(Tuesday - January 22, 2019) Associated Profiles : California State Teachers’ Retirement System
Source: Medium - In 2017, alone, there were 346 mass shootings in the U.S. In just the first four months of this year 103 people have been killed and 309 wounded in mass shootings in America. With Congress and statehouses either unwilling or...
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States Move to Force Retirement Savings Plans at Businesses   
(Tuesday - January 22, 2019) Associated Profiles : Connecticut Retirement Plans and Trust Funds – State Treasurer’s Office
Source: trucks.com - Meanwhile, Connecticut and more than two dozen other states and ... low- or middle-income workers at smaller companies that don’t offer workplace retirement savings plans. Larger companies typically do offer such plans. ...
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Vaudt gives high marks, criticism of state budget   
(Monday - January 21, 2019) Associated Profiles : Iowa Public Employees Retirement System (IPERS)
Source: Globe Gazette - The state auditor expressed concern that the Iowa Public Employees Retirement System (IPERS) account has a projected long-term liability of $5.7 billion, which is subject to stock market and other financial fluctuations, and...
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Louisiana State Employees Retirement System Decreases Holdings in Deckers Outdoor Corp (DECK)   
(Monday - January 21, 2019) Associated Profiles : Louisiana State Employees Retirement System (LASERS)
Source: themarketsdaily.com - Louisiana State Employees Retirement System cut its stake in Deckers Outdoor Corp (NYSE:DECK) by 6.1% in the 4th quarter, according to its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The institutional investor...
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Louisiana State Employees Retirement System Has $989,000 Holdings in Motorola Solutions Inc (MSI)   
(Monday - January 21, 2019) Associated Profiles : Louisiana State Employees Retirement System (LASERS)
Source: dispatchtribunal.com - Complete the form below to receive the latest headlines and analysts' recommendations for Motorola Solutions with our free daily email newsletter: Louisiana State Employees Retirement System lessened its holdings in shares of...
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Zacks: Brokerages Anticipate Healthcare Realty Trust Inc (HR) to Announce $0.40 EPS   
(Monday - January 21, 2019) Associated Profiles : Arizona State Retirement System (ASRS)
Source: dispatchtribunal.com - Arizona State Retirement System raised its holdings in shares of Healthcare Realty Trust by 2.3% during the 3rd quarter. Arizona State Retirement System now owns 88,921 shares of the real estate investment trust’s stock...
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Louisiana State Employees Retirement System Sells 800 Shares of JBG SMITH Properties (JBGS)   
(Monday - January 21, 2019) Associated Profiles : Louisiana State Employees Retirement System (LASERS)
Source: themarketsdaily.com - Louisiana State Employees Retirement System reduced its position in JBG SMITH Properties (NYSE:JBGS) by 2.7% in the 4th quarter, according to the company in its most recent 13F filing with the SEC. The fund owned 28,900 shares of...
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Taubman Centers, Inc. (TCO) Shares Bought by State of Alaska Department of Revenue   
(Monday - January 21, 2019) Associated Profiles : Arizona State Retirement System (ASRS)
Source: themarketsdaily.com - A number of other large investors also recently modified their holdings of the business. Arizona State Retirement System grew its holdings in Taubman Centers by 2.3% during the 3rd quarter. Arizona State Retirement System now...
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Rally at Capitol supports IPERS   
(Monday - January 21, 2019) Associated Profiles : Iowa Public Employees Retirement System (IPERS)
Source: The Waterloo-Cedar Falls Courier - Although Republican legislative leaders have said they have no intention of making changes to the Iowa Public Employees’ Retirement System, speakers said they were skeptical. “You’ll pardon us, however, for...
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Texas Roadhouse Inc (TXRH) Stake Decreased by Louisiana State Employees Retirement System   
(Monday - January 21, 2019) Associated Profiles : Louisiana State Employees Retirement System (LASERS)
Source: dispatchtribunal.com - Complete the form below to receive the latest headlines and analysts' recommendations for Texas Roadhouse with our free daily email newsletter: Louisiana State Employees Retirement System lessened its position in shares of Texas...
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Brokerages Expect Vonage Holdings Corp. (VG) Will Announce Earnings of $0.06 Per Share   
(Monday - January 21, 2019) Associated Profiles : Arizona State Retirement System (ASRS)
Source: themarketsdaily.com - Arizona State Retirement System boosted its position in shares of Vonage by 1.4% during the 3rd quarter. Arizona State Retirement System now owns 319,044 shares of the technology company’s stock valued at $4,518,000 after...
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OSI Systems, Inc. (OSIS) Expected to Announce Earnings of $0.94 Per Share   
(Monday - January 21, 2019) Associated Profiles : Florida Retirement System Pension Plan
Source: themarketsdaily.com - State Board of Administration of Florida Retirement System raised its holdings in OSI Systems by 19.2% during the third quarter. State Board of Administration of Florida Retirement System now owns 7,878 shares of the technology ...
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Analysts Expect Ladder Capital Corp (LADR) Will Announce Quarterly Sales of $78.35 Million   
(Monday - January 21, 2019) Associated Profiles : Florida Retirement System Pension Plan
Source: dispatchtribunal.com - State Board of Administration of Florida Retirement System boosted its stake in Ladder Capital by 31.3% during the 3rd quarter. State Board of Administration of Florida Retirement System now owns 17,197 shares of the real estate ...
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1,909 Shares in CoreSite Realty Corp (COR) Purchased by Jane Street Group LLC   
(Monday - January 21, 2019) Associated Profiles : Oregon Public Employee Retirement System (PERS)
Source: dispatchtribunal.com - Finally, Oregon Public Employees Retirement Fund increased its position in shares of CoreSite Realty by 9.4% in the third quarter. Oregon Public Employees Retirement Fund now owns 14,459 shares of the real estate investment...
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Zacks: Brokerages Expect First Commonwealth Financial (FCF) Will Post Quarterly Sales of $84.90 Million   
(Monday - January 21, 2019) Associated Profiles : Florida Retirement System Pension Plan
Source: themarketsdaily.com - State Board of Administration of Florida Retirement System grew its position in First Commonwealth Financial by 4.2% during the 3rd quarter. State Board of Administration of Florida Retirement System now owns 102,891 shares of...
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Louisiana State Employees Retirement System Sells 1,300 Shares of Alexion Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (ALXN)   
(Sunday - January 20, 2019) Associated Profiles : Louisiana State Employees Retirement System (LASERS)
Source: themarketsdaily.com - Louisiana State Employees Retirement System reduced its holdings in Alexion Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ:ALXN) by 10.0% during the 4th quarter, according to its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The...
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Louisiana State Employees Retirement System Sells 3,560 Shares of Merit Medical Systems, Inc. (MMSI)   
(Sunday - January 20, 2019) Associated Profiles : Louisiana State Employees Retirement System (LASERS)
Source: dispatchtribunal.com - Complete the form below to receive the latest headlines and analysts' recommendations for Merit Medical Systems with our free daily email newsletter: Louisiana State Employees Retirement System lessened its stake in shares of...
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Louisiana State Employees Retirement System Reduces Position in National Fuel Gas Co. (NFG)   
(Sunday - January 20, 2019) Associated Profiles : Louisiana State Employees Retirement System (LASERS)
Source: dispatchtribunal.com - Complete the form below to receive the latest headlines and analysts' recommendations for National Fuel Gas with our free daily email newsletter: Louisiana State Employees Retirement System reduced its stake in National Fuel Gas...
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Louisiana State Employees Retirement System Sells 3,382 Shares of Neogen Co. (NEOG)   
(Sunday - January 20, 2019) Associated Profiles : Louisiana State Employees Retirement System (LASERS)
Source: themarketsdaily.com - Louisiana State Employees Retirement System lessened its position in shares of Neogen Co. (NASDAQ:NEOG) by 14.8% during the 4th quarter, according to its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The...
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Oroho: Murphy Failed to Address “Path to Progress” Fiscal Reforms in State of the State   
(Sunday - January 20, 2019) Associated Profiles : New Jersey Division of Pensions and Benefits
Source: TAPinto - all he needs to do is read our Path to Progress report that highlights the significant fiscal challenges that confront New Jersey. “It ignores fiscal reality for the governor to fail to address the exploding costs of...
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Brokerages Anticipate Kennametal Inc. (KMT) Will Announce Quarterly Sales of $606.24 Million   
(Sunday - January 20, 2019) Associated Profiles : Oregon Public Employee Retirement System (PERS)
Source: themarketsdaily.com - Oregon Public Employees Retirement Fund boosted its stake in Kennametal by 5.3% in the second quarter. Oregon Public Employees Retirement Fund now owns 31,812 shares of the industrial products company’s stock valued at...
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General Electric (GE) Stake Decreased by Fjarde AP Fonden Fourth Swedish National Pension Fund   
(Sunday - January 20, 2019) Associated Profiles : Arizona State Retirement System (ASRS)
Source: dispatchtribunal.com - Arizona State Retirement System boosted its position in General Electric by 1.0% during the 3rd quarter. Arizona State Retirement System now owns 2,154,123 shares of the conglomerate’s stock valued at $24,320,000 after...
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TIAA CREF Investment Management LLC Grows Position in OSI Systems, Inc. (OSIS)   
(Sunday - January 20, 2019) Associated Profiles : Florida Retirement System Pension Plan
Source: themarketsdaily.com - State Board of Administration of Florida Retirement System grew its stake in shares of OSI Systems by 19.2% in the third quarter. State Board of Administration of Florida Retirement System now owns 7,878 shares of the technology ...
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Walters: 2 crises reveal huge state ill: PG&E disaster, teachers’ strike   
(Sunday - January 20, 2019) Associated Profiles : California Public Employees’ Retirement System (CalPERS)
Source: The Mercury News - It would take a book to catalog the arrogant excesses of California’s other big institutions such as the University of California, CalPERS and state agencies like the Department of Motor Vehicles. And then there are the...
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10 takeaways from Gov. Gavin Newsom's $209 billion budget   
(Sunday - January 20, 2019) Associated Profiles : California State Teachers’ Retirement System
Source: USA Patch - Teacher Strike Antidotes' In addition to the state's share of pension payments, Newsom is offering $3 billion to help school districts meet their CalSTRS obligations. Freeing up money for pension ...
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Jasper board moves forward with pension plan change   
(Saturday - January 19, 2019) Associated Profiles : Tennessee Consolidated Retirement System (TCRS)
Source: Chattanooga Times Free Press - JASPER, Tenn. – City leaders are in the final stages of moving Jasper employees' pension plans from Nationwide Insurance to the Tennessee Consolidated Retirement System. In April, Paul Johnson, an auditor with Johnson,...
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Haemonetics Co. (HAE) Shares Sold by Louisiana State Employees Retirement System   
(Saturday - January 19, 2019) Associated Profiles : Louisiana State Employees Retirement System (LASERS)
Source: themarketsdaily.com - Louisiana State Employees Retirement System decreased its holdings in Haemonetics Co. (NYSE:HAE) by 3.5% during the 4th quarter, according to its most recent disclosure with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The firm...
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Gov. Laura Kelly's refinancing plan for KPERS a magnet for criticism   
(Saturday - January 19, 2019) Associated Profiles : Kansas Public Employees Retirement System (KPERS)
Source: The Topeka Capital-Journal - It didn't take skeptics long to unearth Kelly's opposition to a comparable plan for the Kansas Public Employees Retirement System suggested two ago by Republican Gov. Sam Brownback. Kelly, at that time a Topeka state senator,...
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Gov. Laura Kelly's budget invests in Medicaid, education and state worker raises   
(Saturday - January 19, 2019) Associated Profiles : Kansas Public Employees Retirement System (KPERS)
Source: The Fort Leavenworth Lamp - Page 2 of 2 - The budget was built around reamortizing part of obligations held by the Kansas Public Employees Retirement System. The state budget director said the move would provide $160 million in "short-term savings" but...
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Repligen Co. (RGEN) Holdings Trimmed by Boston Advisors LLC   
(Saturday - January 19, 2019) Associated Profiles : Arizona State Retirement System (ASRS)
Source: dispatchtribunal.com - Arizona State Retirement System grew its position in shares of Repligen by 3.3% in the third quarter. Arizona State Retirement System now owns 56,556 shares of the biotechnology company’s stock valued at $3,137,000 after...
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State employees gear up to fight reduction in retirement benefits   
(Saturday - January 19, 2019) Associated Profiles : Arkansas Public Employees Retirement System
Source: Arkansas Times - The board of the Arkansas Public Employees Retirement System has already voted to recommend changes that would end the guaranteed annual 3 percent cost of living adjustment, which is compounded annually. In its place would be the...
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Traders Buy Procter & Gamble (PG) on Weakness   
(Saturday - January 19, 2019) Associated Profiles : Michigan Employees Retirement System (MERS)
Source: dispatchtribunal.com - Municipal Employees Retirement System of Michigan lifted its holdings in shares of Procter & Gamble by 7.7% in the 2nd quarter. Municipal Employees Retirement System of Michigan now owns 105,820 shares of the company’s...
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Louisiana State Employees Retirement System Lowers Holdings in PRA Health Sciences Inc (PRAH)   
(Saturday - January 19, 2019) Associated Profiles : Louisiana State Employees Retirement System (LASERS)
Source: dispatchtribunal.com - Complete the form below to receive the latest headlines and analysts' recommendations for PRA Health Sciences with our free daily email newsletter: Louisiana State Employees Retirement System trimmed its stake in PRA Health...
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Louisiana State Employees Retirement System Lowers Holdings in First Financial Bankshares Inc (FFIN)   
(Saturday - January 19, 2019) Associated Profiles : Louisiana State Employees Retirement System (LASERS)
Source: dispatchtribunal.com - Complete the form below to receive the latest headlines and analysts' recommendations for First Financial Bankshares with our free daily email newsletter: Louisiana State Employees Retirement System trimmed its stake in First...
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State forcing Memphis to fully fund pension   
(Saturday - January 19, 2019) Associated Profiles : Tennessee Consolidated Retirement System (TCRS)
Source: WREG - Governments have six years to get to that 100% funding mark. Unlike Memphis, some governments are members of the Tennessee Consolidated Retirement System, which has long required 100% pension funding. The Segal Company, a human...
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