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
State pension fund adds $30 million for investments in New York companies   
April 01, 2015 Associated Profiles : New York State Common Retirement Fund
- Niagara Frontier Publications - The îNew York State Common Retirement Fundî has committed an additional $30 million to Primary Venture Partners to invest in state-based companies, New York State Comptroller Thomas P....
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Kansas lawmakers agree on plan to issue $1B in pension bonds   
April 01, 2015 Associated Profiles : Kansas Public Employees Retirement System (KPERS)
- LJWORLD - Bonds would give the îKansas Public Employees Retirement Systemî an infusion of cash, immediately narrowing a long-term gap in the funding for retirement benefits. Supporters believe KPERS will earn...
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Former Governor Tom Corbett Collects Pension Despite Reform Efforts   
April 01, 2015 Associated Profiles : Pennsylvania State Employees Retirement System
- Politics PA - The îPennsylvania State Employees Retirement Systemî provided the Tribune-Review with records showing Corbettâs pension is based on 11.3 years of service â four years as governor, six years...
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ADM adopts anti-deforestation policy following N.Y. State Common proposal   
April 01, 2015 Associated Profiles : New York State Common Retirement Fund
- Pensions & Investments - îNew York State Common Retirement Fundî, Albany, announced Tuesday that Archer Daniels Midland agreed to adopt policies under which it will accept from supplies only soybean and palm oil...
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Crop-product giant ADM to end deforestation in supply chain - TRFN   
April 01, 2015 Associated Profiles : New York State Common Retirement Fund
- Reuters - ADM's move came in response to pressure by shareholders Green Century Capital Management, which manages fossil fuel-free mutual funds, and the îNew York State Common Retirement Fundî. They have now withdrawn...
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Corbett goes from pension critic to collector   
April 01, 2015 Associated Profiles : Pennsylvania State Employees Retirement System
- Daily Item - The îPennsylvania State Employees Retirement Systemî provided the Tribune-Review records showing Corbettâs pension is based on 11.3 years of service - four years as governor, six years as elected...
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Kansas Lawmakers Negotiating On Plan To Issue Pension Bonds   
March 31, 2015 Associated Profiles : Kansas Public Employees Retirement System (KPERS)
- WIBW - Republican Gov. Sam Brownback has proposed issuing $1.5 billion in bonds. Supporters of the idea say the îKansas Public Employees Retirement Systemî will get an immediate infusion of funds and believe the...
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Kansas officials hope budget puzzle pieces drop into place   
March 31, 2015 Associated Profiles : Kansas Public Employees Retirement System (KPERS)
- Rock Hill Herald - Brownback has proposed issuing $1.5 billion in bonds to bolster the short-term financial health of the îKansas Public Employees Retirement Systemî. His plan also would give KPERS another 10 years,...
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Kansas lawmakers negotiating on plan to issue pension bonds UPDATE   
March 31, 2015 Associated Profiles : Kansas Public Employees Retirement System (KPERS)
- Hays Post - Jeff King of Independence and GOP Rep. Steve Johnson of Assaria said Monday that the state has an opportunity to improve the short-term financial health of the îKansas Public Employees Retirement Systemî....
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Key Kansas lawmakers defend plan to issue pension bonds   
March 31, 2015 Associated Profiles : Kansas Public Employees Retirement System (KPERS)
- The Modesto Bee - Sam Brownback outlined proposals â including $1.5 billion in bonds â to decrease the state's payments to the îKansas Public Employees Retirement Systemî. "You always wonder if it's going...
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