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  1. California pension posts 18 percent return on investmentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 14, 2015 | The Daily Republic

    A A' California's pension fund for state workers exceeded expectations by posting an overall 18.4 percent return on investments for the 2014 fiscal year. The rate of return was far above the official 7.5 percent goal set by the board of the nearly $300 billion California Public Employees' Retirement System, the Los Angeles Times said .

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  2. CalPERS posts 18.4% return on investments in 2014 fiscal yearRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 14, 2015 | Chico Enterprise-Record

    Amid concern over soaring retiree costs, the state's nearly $300-billion public pension fund issued an annual report that showed solid investment gains. The report released Tuesday by the California Public Employees' Retirement System showed an overall 18.4% return on investments for the year that ended June 30. That's compared with a 10.4 percent average annual return for the last three years.

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  3. Villalobos, defendant in CalPERS corruption case, diesRead the original story

    Jan 14, 2015 | Reuters

    Villalobos' attorney told the U.S. District Court in San Francisco on Wednesday that his client had died, according to the Sacramento Bee. The newspaper quoted a police official in Reno, Nevada, saying that the death was being investigated as a suicide.

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  4. CalPERS pension posts 18 percent return on investmentsRead the original story

    Jan 14, 2015 | My Mother Lode

    California's pension fund for state workers exceeded expectations by posting an overall 18.4 percent return on investments for the 2014 fiscal year. The Los Angeles Times says the rate of return was far above the official 7.5 percent goal set by the board of the $300 billion California Public Employees' Retirement System.

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  5. UPDATE 1-Dutch pension fund PFZW stops using hedge fundsRead the original story

    Jan 9, 2015 | Reuters

    The Netherlands' PFZW has become the latest major pension fund to announce it will no longer use hedge funds to manage investments, citing excessive costs, complexity and poor performance. The fund, which represents around 2 million workers in the health care sector, had 156.3 billion euros in assets under management as of September 2014.

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  6. Ex-Pasadena police chief becomes new undersheriff for Santa Barbara CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 8, 2015 | San Gabriel Valley Tribune

    Former Pasadena Police Chief Bernard “Barney” Melekian donned a new uniform this week when he became the undersheriff of the Santa Barbara County Sheriff's Office. He is now the second-in-command at a department with 618 employees, both sworn and civilians.

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  7. CalPERS Benefits Education Events in Cathedral CityRead the original story

    Jan 8, 2015 | Holtville Tribune

    The California Public Employees' Retirement System is hosting CalPERS Benefits Education Events in Cathedral City during January to inform members in the southeast counties about programs and benefits available to them. These events will take place at the Desert Princess Hotel on Friday, January 30 and Saturday, January 31. There are over 75,000 active members in Imperial, Riverside and San Bernardino counties who can benefit from this event.

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  8. Pension bondholder sues San BernardinoRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 8, 2015 | San Bernardino County Sun

    The Luxembourg-based corporation that holds $50 million of San Bernardino's pension obligation bonds sued the city Wednesday for agreeing to pay all of its debt to the California Public Employees' Retirement System and not treating the bondholder the same. City Attorney Gary Saenz says they must be treated differently, because not paying CalPERS fully would be disastrous and the city can't afford to fully pay both.

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  9. Former San Jose councilwoman named to interim District 4 seatRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 7, 2015 | Berryessa Sun

    A person from San Jose City Council's past will fill a seat left vacant when former councilman Kansen Chu was elevated to California State Assembly last November. "It was quite a surprise," Marjorie "Margie" Matthews said Monday of newly-elected San Jose Mayor Sam Liccardo's invitation to temporarily serve as the council's District 4 representative.

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  10. WUSD expects $200k in projected cuts for '15/16Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 7, 2015 | The Willits News

    ... year increase for the district would be an additional $250,000. Rises in the California Public Employees Retirement System (CalPERS) will also cost the district a projected $85,000 over the next two years, she said. A 2.5 percent increase to the ...

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  11. Biggest Pension Fund Raises Pay for Top Executive to $260,000Read the original story

    Jan 7, 2015 | The Washington Post

    The head of Japan's public pension fund, the world's largest investor of retirement savings, is getting a 64 percent pay increase that will still leave him with lower compensation than his U.S. counterpart. Japan's Government Pension Investment Fund will increase total annual compensation of its president to about 31 million yen , including salary, bonuses and allowances, according to calculations by Shinichiro Mori, a director at the fund's planning section.

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  12. Biggest Pension Fund Increases Pay for Top Executive by 64%Read the original story

    Jan 6, 2015 | The Washington Post

    Japan's Government Pension Investment Fund will increase total annual compensation of its president to about 31 million yen , including salary, bonuses and allowances, according to calculations by Shinichiro Mori, a director at the fund's planning section. That compares with 18.9 million yen previously slated for the year ending March 31, Mori said by phone.

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  13. Workers Say CalPERS Changed the RulesRead the original story

    Dec 31, 2014 | Courthouse News Service

    The California Public Employees Retirement System refused to give Santa Clara employees a better pension plan despite a superior court judgment, the AFSCME Local 101 claims in court. The dispute is over a 2013 pension reform law signed by Gov. Jerry Brown.

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  14. Editorial: CalPERS needs to get realRead the original story

    Dec 31, 2014 | The Wave

    The California Public Employees' Retirement System is responsible for administering retirement benefits on behalf of 1.6 million people who work for, or retired from, thousands of state and local governments and agencies. CalPERS is among the most powerful entities in the state, given its vast reach.

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  15. Investors eye 2015 with big appetite for hedge funds: reportRead the original story

    Dec 30, 2014 | Business Times

    Fresh demand from pension funds, endowments, and insurers looking for alternatives to traditional stock and bond holdings will fuel next year's flows, the researchers wrote in a report. "Will institutional investors maintain their investments and continue to allocate more to hedge funds in 2015 ... The short answer is yes," they wrote, adding "We expect asset flows into hedge funds of at least between US$90 billion and US$110 billion in 2015."

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  16. California judges sue Calpers pension system over contributionsRead the original story

    Dec 30, 2014 | Newsalert

    ... in stone and should not have been raised by the new law retrospectively. The California Public Employees Retirement System, or Calpers, said the lawsuit was so recently filed it was too early to comment on it. Calpers is America's biggest public ...

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  17. Database: Santa Cruz County pension obligations, 2011Read the original story w/Photo

    May 13, 2011 | Santa Cruz Sentinel

    This database includes former area employees who receive pensions from the California Public Employees' Retirement System and the California State Teachers' Retirement System. It includes all former workers, regardless of how long they spent their careers here or even whether they retired from county governments.

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  18. Investors eye 2015 with big appetite for hedge funds -reportRead the original story

    Dec 30, 2014 | Reuters

    Wealthy investors are poised to put at least $90 billion into hedge funds next year, even after returns have largely been lackluster this year, research firm eVestment said on Tuesday. Fresh demand from pension funds, endowments, and insurers looking for alternatives to traditional stock and bond holdings will fuel next year's flows, the researchers wrote in a report.

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  19. California judges suing over pensionsRead the original story

    Dec 30, 2014 | Canadian HR Reporter

    ... in stone and should not have been raised by the new law retrospectively. The California Public Employees Retirement System, or Calpers, said the lawsuit was so recently filed it was too early to comment on it. Calpers is America 's biggest public ...

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  20. UPDATE 1-California judges sue Calpers pension system over contributionsRead the original story

    Dec 29, 2014 | Reuters

    ... in stone and should not have been raised by the new law retrospectively. The California Public Employees Retirement System, or Calpers, said the lawsuit was so recently filed it was too early to comment on it. Calpers is America's biggest public ...

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