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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 for subscribers (which are permanently maintained).

 

United States Pension Funds News
Pension Bridge: Texas, Idaho Systems Consider Lowering Return Assumptions   
(Saturday - December 07, 2019) Associated Profiles : Public Employees Retirement System of Idaho (PERSI)
Source: Ai-cio.com - The two public pensions systems would be the latest among dozens that have lowered return expectations in the last 12 months. The top executives of two public pension plans—the $150 billion Texas Teachers’ Retirement...
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Caldwell City Councilman resigns to keep retirement benefits   
(Saturday - December 07, 2019) Associated Profiles : Public Employees Retirement System of Idaho (PERSI)
Source: KSL - A spokesman for the Public Employees Retirement System of Idaho said he could not comment on Allgood's case. "We are bound by law to not discuss member issues," said Kelly Cross, a spokesman for PERSI. According to PERSI rules,...
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Camden Property Trust (NYSE:CPT) Expected to Earn FY2019 Earnings of $5.01 Per Share   
(Saturday - December 07, 2019) Associated Profiles : Michigan Employees Retirement System (MERS)
Source: modernreaders.com - Finally, Municipal Employees Retirement System of Michigan lifted its position in shares of Camden Property Trust by 1.1% during the 2nd quarter. Municipal Employees Retirement System of Michigan now owns 17,870 shares of the...
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Laredo Petroleum Inc (NYSE:LPI) Shares Purchased by Millennium Management LLC   
(Saturday - December 07, 2019) Associated Profiles : Louisiana State Employees Retirement System (LASERS)
Source: theenterpriseleader.com - Cerebellum GP LLC acquired a new position in Laredo Petroleum during the third quarter worth about $80,000. Louisiana State Employees Retirement System raised its position in Laredo Petroleum by 16.4% in the third quarter....
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DeVry Investors' $27.5M Stock-Drop Deal Gets Final OK   
(Saturday - December 07, 2019) Associated Profiles : Utah Retirement Systems (URS)
Source: Law360 - DeVry didn't take a position on the fee request. No settling class member objected to the settlement. Other awards granted during the hearing include $10,000 to reimburse lead plaintiff Utah Retirement Systems for the time it...
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FY2019 EPS Estimates for EQT Co. (NYSE:EQT) Cut by Analyst   
(Saturday - December 07, 2019) Associated Profiles : Michigan Employees Retirement System (MERS)
Source: theenterpriseleader.com - Corporate insiders own 0.68% of the company’s stock. A number of hedge funds have recently made changes to their positions in EQT. Municipal Employees Retirement System of Michigan boosted its stake in EQT by 1.6% during...
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CalPERS slashes equity emerging managers program   
(Saturday - December 07, 2019) Associated Profiles : California Public Employees’ Retirement System (CalPERS)
Source: Pensions&Investments - CalPERS slashed its equity emerging manager program and shifted even more of its equity assets in-house over a three-month period ended in October, resulting in equity emerging manager of managers Legato Capital Management...
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Jernigan Capital Inc (NYSE:JCAP) Position Boosted by California Public Employees Retirement System   
(Saturday - December 07, 2019) Associated Profiles : Michigan Employees Retirement System (MERS)
Source: theenterpriseleader.com - Finally, Municipal Employees Retirement System of Michigan acquired a new stake in shares of Jernigan Capital during the 2nd quarter valued at about $822,000. 67.80% of the stock is owned by institutional investors and hedge...
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Treasurer: Reality-based management healthy for state pension fund   
(Saturday - December 07, 2019) Associated Profiles : North Carolina Retirement Systems
Source: The Daily Reflector - The $100-billion pension fund for the North Carolina Retirement System posted overall gains of 7.3 percent for fiscal year 2017-18 that ended on June 30, but earnings to date for the 2018 portion reflected only a 1.3 percent...
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More price increases for CalPERS long term care insurance   
(Saturday - December 07, 2019) Associated Profiles : California Public Employees’ Retirement System (CalPERS)
Source: Sacramento Bee - 83-year-old Ernest Goldsmith raised concerns about a 90 percent price increase under a benefit option for his long term care insurance plan at a meeting of the Pension & Health Benefits Committee on Nov. 19, 2019.
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