Thursday Apr 17
CalPERS board reverses rating region decision; Yolo will move to Sacramento health plan region
In a surprising reversal, the California Public Employees' Retirement System board voted to move Yolo County from the Bay Area health plan region to the Sacramento region next year.
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Wed Apr 16, 2014
Huntington Beach Independent
A dose of pension fund reality
Huntington Beach city officials had a jarring glimpse last year of what their pension contributions would look like over the next seven years.
Sacramento Bee Newspaper
CalPERS adopts pension rate hike
The big pension fund approved $459 million rate increase for the state, bringing the state's contribution to around $4.3 billion a year.
Shareholders Seek Removal of Duke Board Members
The California Public Employees' Retirement System and the New York City Pension Funds are urging fellow shareholders in Duke Energy not re-elect four members of the company's regulatory policy and operations committee at the May 1 annual meeting.
Tue Apr 15, 2014
CalPERS committee: No rating region changes
Yolo County public agencies failed to get relief from the California Public Employees' Retirement System.
Mon Apr 14, 2014
Duke Shareholders Should Reject Board on Coal-Ash, Calpers Says
Duke Energy Corp. shareholders should vote against the re-election of four directors because of a February coal-ash spill that fouled the Dan River, the California Public Employees' Retirement System and New York City Comptroller Scott Stringer said.
Wed Apr 02, 2014
CalPERS reports paying $13 billion in 2011-12 benefits
The massive pension system for state workers and judges paid out $13 billion in benefits in the fiscal year that ended on June 30, 2012, the California Public Employees' Retirement System reported Wednesday.
Mon Mar 31, 2014
Cal Coast News
California judges sues state, CalPERS for backpay
A group of California judges has filed a class action lawsuit against State Controller John Chiang and the California Public Employees Retirement System, claiming their salaries and benefits did not keep pace with those of other state workers as required by law.
CalPERS appoints acting senior investment officer of real assets
The California Public Employees' Retirement System has named Tom McDonagh acting senior investment officer for real assets, effective April 1, 2014.
Fri Mar 28, 2014
Pensions & Investments
CalPERS names acting investment officer for real assets
Thomas McDonagh was named acting senior investment officer for real assets at the $282.9 billion California Public Employees' Retirement System, effective April 1. Register today and you also get a free two week trial to P&I Daily, our online subscription with full access to all current and archived stories plus the latest industry searches, hires, ... (more)
Wed Mar 26, 2014
The Real Deal
From left: Blackstone's Jon Gray, O'Connor's Glenn Rufrano and 200 East 62nd Street
A partnership between the California Public Employees' Retirement System, the largest private pension fund in the U.S., and investment management company BlackRock is in contract to sell an Upper East Side rental complex for approximately $250 million, The Real Deal has learned.
Sun Mar 23, 2014
Wall Street Journal
Calpers: Our Assumption Is Correct
Regarding your editorial "Public Pension Red Alert" : There is nothing "erroneous" about the California Public Employees' Retirement System mortality assumptions.
A Greener with shrewd fiscal, political sense
It might come as a surprise to some that a graduate of The Evergreen State College led the nation's largest public pension fund out of the Great Recession.
Fri Mar 21, 2014
Sacramento wins possession of property for arena
A judge has given Sacramento possession of a former Macy's department store downtown, the last parcel of land needed for the development of a new sports arena.