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
NYC Comptroller Scott Stringer refuses to call out companies for donating to anti-LGBTQ pols   
September 13, 2019 Associated Profiles : New York State Common Retirement Fund
Source: New York Daily News - It urged DiNapoli to join the cause, writing him, “The New York State Common Retirement Fund is a national leader and its actions impact policies across the country and across industries.” "Comptroller DiNapoli...
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Stop pushing poor people to save more for retirement   
September 13, 2019 Associated Profiles : Connecticut Retirement Plans and Trust Funds – State Treasurer’s Office
Source: American Enterprise Institute - That’s a big difference. States like California, Oregon, Illinois and Connecticut are rolling out so-called “auto-IRA” programs, which would automatically enroll employees whose jobs don’t offer a...
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How Much Will You Need To Retire'   
September 13, 2019 Associated Profiles : Connecticut Retirement Plans and Trust Funds – State Treasurer’s Office
Source: CapeNews.net - Jill and I got talking to a great couple from Connecticut who were also dropping ... Sam and Diane now have a goal to reach for and a plan to do so. Folks, understanding how much you’ll need in retirement is only the first...
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Longtime CT Health Foundation CEO Baker to retire | Hartford Business Journal   
September 13, 2019 Associated Profiles : Connecticut Retirement Plans and Trust Funds – State Treasurer’s Office
Source: Hartford Business - Patricia Baker, a founding member and long-time chief executive and president of the Connecticut Health Foundation ... Announcing Baker’s pending retirement on Wednesday, the foundation says it’s achieved numerous...
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Letter to the editor: KPERS makes top list   
September 12, 2019 Associated Profiles : Kansas Public Employees Retirement System (KPERS)
Source: The Topeka Capital-Journal - As a Representative, I am glad to see the Kansas Public Employees Retirement System recognized among the 10 highest performing public pension funds by private equity returns. This is an exciting moment for KPERS, which serves...
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Big Gains in US Net-Lease Investment Market Spotlight Office, Retail   
September 12, 2019 Associated Profiles : Arizona State Retirement System (ASRS)
Source: GlobeSt.com - The tower is the second-tallest office building in New York, totaling 2.6 million square feet. Tenants include Arizona State Retirement System and The Related Companies. San Francisco ranked second for Park Tower at Transbay, and...
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Dothan adapting as more city employees reach retirement age   
September 12, 2019 Associated Profiles : The Retirement Systems of Alabama (RSA)
Source: Dothan Eagle - The Dothan City Commission voted 5-2 in June 2004 to join the Retirement Systems of Alabama (RSA). Supporters of the move said it would increase benefits for city employees and be a recruitment tool for future hires. It was also...
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Kansas correctional officers’ work is demanding. Here’s how the state can help   
September 12, 2019 Associated Profiles : Kansas Public Employees Retirement System (KPERS)
Source: Kansas City Star - Lawmakers need to explore moving correctional officers into KP&F, the Kansas Police and Firemen’s Retirement System pension plan, instead of where they are now in the main KPERS, the Kansas Public Employees Retirement...
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KPERS board member to present at KARSP meeting   
September 12, 2019 Associated Profiles : Kansas Public Employees Retirement System (KPERS)
Source: The Morning Sun - PITTSBURG — Kansas Association of Retired School Personnel is hosting a presentation to help inform area teachers, retired teachers and other public about the Kansas Public Employees Retirement System (KPERS). Kansas...
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Cambria hotel strike drags into a second year because of standoff over housekeeper workload   
September 12, 2019 Associated Profiles : Ohio Public Employees Retirement System (OPERS)
Source: Chicago Tribune - He stayed at the Marriott instead. Hoping to put additional pressure on the Cambria, the union has warned that the loss of business could negatively impact the Ohio Public Employees Retirement System, which is an investor in the...
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