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
CalSTRS won't vote on new asset allocation until November   
September 07, 2019 Associated Profiles : California State Teachers’ Retirement System
Source: Pensions&Investments - CalSTRS' investment committee meeting reviewed a possible new asset allocation but will not vote on whether to adopt the proposal until its November meeting, said committee Chairman Harry M. Keiley at the outset of Wednesday's...
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Trustees receive 2019 earnings report for South Dakota Retirement System   
September 06, 2019 Associated Profiles : South Dakota Retirement System (SDRS)
Source: KELOLAND News - FORT PIERRE, S.D. (KELO) — A key member from the State Investment Office explained to trustees Thursday how South Dakota Retirement System assets gained a net 4.88 percent for the fiscal year that ended June 30. Tammy Otten...
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Gilt-Edged Georgia to Price Up to $842 Million of GO Bonds   
September 06, 2019 Associated Profiles : Employees Retirement System of Georgia (ERSGA)
Source: The Bond Buyer - Georgia contributes to the Employees' Retirement System of Georgia, the Georgia State Employees' Pension and Savings Plan, and the Teachers Retirement System of Georgia. The employees' pension system is a cost-sharing,...
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Washington state fishing for actuarial consultant   
September 06, 2019 Associated Profiles : Washington State Department of Retirement Systems
Source: Pensions&Investments - Washington State Department of Retirement Systems, Tumwater, is searching for a firm to provide actuarial audit services for the state's 13 defined benefit plans, said Jilene Siegel, rules and contracts manager, in an email. The...
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Troubled companies made him billions. A prison phone investment made him enemies   
September 06, 2019 Associated Profiles : Pennsylvania State Employees Retirement System
Source: Los Angeles Times - For the record: 2:32 PM, Sep. 05, 2019 An earlier version of this story said the Pennsylvania pension fund that invested in Platinum Equity was the Pennsylvania State Employees’ Retirement System. It was the Public School...
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Texas Municipal's returns top benchmarks for year and more   
September 06, 2019 Associated Profiles : Texas Municipal Retirement System (TMRS)
Source: Pensions&Investments - Texas Municipal Retirement System's preliminary net returns were above the pension fund's benchmark for reporting periods ended June 30, an investment report showed. For the year ended June 30, the preliminary net return for the...
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Almond chosen as executive director of SDRS   
September 06, 2019 Associated Profiles : South Dakota Retirement System (SDRS)
Source: KELOLAND News - FORT PIERRE, S.D. (KELO) — Trustees want Travis Almond to be the next executive director for the South Dakota Retirement System. The board’s vote Thursday afternoon was unanimous. Almond currently is member-services...
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Reed Addresses Social Security in Ithaca   
September 06, 2019 Associated Profiles : Connecticut Retirement Plans and Trust Funds – State Treasurer’s Office
Source: The Lansing Star Online - "Now in my role as Republican leader in the House of Representatives for Social Security, working with my Democratic partner John Larson, from Connecticut ... retirement, I honestly believe that they don't have enough time to...
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Arkansas Public Employees eyes $250 million Heitman commitment   
September 05, 2019 Associated Profiles : Arkansas Public Employees Retirement System
Source: Pensions&Investments - Arkansas Public Employees Retirement System, Little Rock, committed to Heitman America Real Estate Trust, said Carlos Borromeo, chief investment officer of the $7.3 billion pension fund, in an e-mail. The size of the commitment...
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SDRS trustees interview two finalists for executive director   
September 05, 2019 Associated Profiles : South Dakota Retirement System (SDRS)
Source: KELOLAND News - FORT PIERRE, S.D. (KELO) — Trustees for the South Dakota Retirement System spent Wednesday afternoon meeting privately with the two finalists for executive director of a public pension plan worth more than $12 billion. Each...
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