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
CalPERS invests $3.6 bln in first half of 2019   
(Wednesday - August 21, 2019) Associated Profiles : California Public Employees’ Retirement System (CalPERS)
Source: PE Hub - CalPERS has made nine commitments since Jan. Biggest commitment is $750 mln to Blackstone Commitments for FY 2018-2019 total $6.7 bln California Public Employee Retirement System is one of the busiest private equity limited...
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Elizabeth Warren’s curb on top pension investment abuses   
(Wednesday - August 21, 2019) Associated Profiles : California State Teachers’ Retirement System
Source: PublicCEO - The highest-yielding investment for public pensions like CalPERS and CalSTRS has been partnering with private equity firms, which buy companies, make them more efficient and profitable, and then sell them. The “leveraged...
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Veteran State IT Exec Named to CISO Role   
(Wednesday - August 21, 2019) Associated Profiles : California Public Employees’ Retirement System (CalPERS)
Source: California Techwire - Two executive changes occurred Monday in the leadership of the California Public Employees’ Retirement System (CalPERS), and one involves a familiar face. Liana Bailey-Crimmins, an award-winning leader in state IT...
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Cuomo, Comptroller Finalize Restoration Of Audit Powers   
(Wednesday - August 21, 2019) Associated Profiles : New York State Common Retirement Fund
Source: WAMC - Listen Listening... 0:45 The state comptroller says the New York State Common Retirement Fund has topped $210 billion after an estimated 5.2% return on investments. Listen Listening... 4:30 This week started on a down note in New...
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Lea's ties to law firms noted in retiree-system effort   
(Monday - August 19, 2019) Associated Profiles : Arkansas Public Employees Retirement System
Source: Arkansas Democrat-Gazette - The trustees for the Arkansas Public Employees Retirement System on Wednesday will consider refreshing the system's list of law firms that represent it in class-action lawsuits -- two and a half months after the state auditor...
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U.S. equities, fixed income give boost to public plans   
(Monday - August 19, 2019) Associated Profiles : Nevada Public Employees Retirement System (NVPERS)
Source: Pensions&Investments - Nevada returns 8.5% The $44.1 billion pension Nevada Public Employees' Retirement System returned a net 8.5%, the highest return that P&I tracked. The pension fund exceeded its policy benchmark of 8.3% for the fiscal year....
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CalPERS asks Apollo about Epstein news   
(Monday - August 19, 2019) Associated Profiles : California Public Employees’ Retirement System (CalPERS)
Source: Pensions&Investments - CalPERS is pressing Apollo Global Management LLC, one of its private equity managers, over co-founder Leon Black's relationship with registered sex offender Jeffrey Epstein. "CalPERS takes this issue very seriously. The actions...
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Tag: New York City Pension Funds   
(Monday - August 19, 2019) Associated Profiles : New York City Comptroller’s Office: Bureau of Asset Management
Source: Ai-cio.com - The three-year plan will see the five-fund retirement system’s climate-related holdings go to $4 billion.
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South Carolina ramps up PE   
(Monday - August 19, 2019) Associated Profiles : California Public Employees’ Retirement System (CalPERS)
Source: top1000funds.com - The move underscores a wider trend among LPs, most notably CalPERS which is poised to restart a co-investment program for its $27.2 billion private equity portfolio, to invest more alongside GP partners. “If we are looking...
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In the Pipeline: Erickson Expands in Dallas; Confluent, HRA Enter Connecticut   
(Monday - August 19, 2019) Associated Profiles : Connecticut Retirement Plans and Trust Funds – State Treasurer’s Office
Source: Senior Housing News - Confluent HRA to Break Ground on Connecticut Community Confluent Senior Living and Harbor Retirement Associates ... A developer has plans to build a 51-unit independent living community in ...
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