USPPF-Edge News and Information Dashboard

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 for subscribers (which are permanently maintained).

 

United States Pension Funds News
Arkansas Teacher Retirement System cutbacks on hold   
(Saturday - September 21, 2019) Associated Profiles : Arkansas Public Employees Retirement System
Source: Arkansas Democrat-Gazette - The co-chairmen -- Sen. Bill Sample and Rep. Les Warren, both R-Hot Springs -- pledged to hold these meetings after most of the bills proposed by the Arkansas Public Employees Retirement System to reduce its unfunded liabilities...
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Oklahoma scales back pension plan for some new state workers   
(Saturday - September 21, 2019) Associated Profiles : Oklahoma Public Employees Retirement System (OPERS)
Source: Reuters - Oklahoma’s new law only applies to workers under the $7 billion Oklahoma Public Employees Retirement System (OPERS). It does not apply to police, fighters or teachers, whose pension plans make up over two-thirds of the...
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Panel hears plans to invest $60M   
(Saturday - September 21, 2019) Associated Profiles : Arkansas Public Employees Retirement System
Source: Arkansas Democrat-Gazette - Meanwhile, the Teacher Retirement System's general counsel, Laura Gilson, will start work as the chief legal counsel for the Arkansas Public Employees Retirement System on Monday. Twenty people applied for the job and four...
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Oregon Investment Council allots $248 million to Permira buyout fund   
(Saturday - September 21, 2019) Associated Profiles : Oregon Public Employee Retirement System (PERS)
Source: Pensions&Investments - Oregon Investment Council, which runs the Tigard-based $76.6 billion Oregon Public Employees Retirement Fund, committed €225 million ($247.8 million) to Permira VII, a mid- to large-cap buyout fund managed by Permira...
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Free seminar on long-term health care insurance   
(Saturday - September 21, 2019) Associated Profiles : Connecticut Retirement Plans and Trust Funds – State Treasurer’s Office
Source: Trumbull Times - 24, at 6:30 p.m. If you are 40 years of age or older, long-term care insurance approved by the state’s Connecticut Partnership for Long-Term Care could be a part of your retirement plan. Learn how this insurance can provide...
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Gavin Newsom tells CalPERS, CalSTRS to favor green investments in climate change order   
(Saturday - September 21, 2019) Associated Profiles : California State Teachers’ Retirement System
Source: Sacramento Bee - California Attorney General Xavier Becerra and Governor Gavin Newsom responds the Trump Administration move to rescine California’s waiver to set tailpipe emissions. By Gov. Gavin Newsom on Friday signed an executive order...
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CalSTRS Forms 3 JVs To Pump $778M Into Apartments, Industrial   
(Saturday - September 21, 2019) Associated Profiles : California State Teachers’ Retirement System
Source: Bisnow - Want to get a jump-start on upcoming deals' Meet the major players at one of our upcoming national events! The California State Teachers’ Retirement System has formed three joint ventures to invest a total of $778B in U.S....
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Readers sound off on pension fund divestment, Trudeau’s brown face and obstruction   
(Saturday - September 21, 2019) Associated Profiles : New York State Common Retirement Fund
Source: New York Daily News - As state controlleroverseeing New York State Common Retirement Fund (NYSCRF), Tom DiNapoli has been doing just that. But the recent outcries to divest our public pensions from fossil fuels are based purely in politics and will...
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Ohio Public Employees plans to freeze COLA for 2 years   
(Saturday - September 21, 2019) Associated Profiles : Ohio Public Employees Retirement System (OPERS)
Source: Pensions&Investments - Ohio Public Employees Retirement System, Columbus, plans to freeze the cost-of-living adjustments for defined benefit plan participants in 2022 and 2023, spokesman Michael Pramik said. The board of the $100.2 billion retirement...
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$893K payment makes Rancho Mirage one of few California cities to fully fund CalPERS pension liability   
(Saturday - September 21, 2019) Associated Profiles : California Public Employees’ Retirement System (CalPERS)
Source: The Desert Sun - $893K payment makes Rancho Mirage one of few California cities to fully fund CalPERS pension liability The move makes the city one of just a few in the state with 100% funded pension plans. Check out this story on desertsun.com: ...
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