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The Sacramento Bee
Brexit could sting California, but the price of Scotch might fallof a recession more real.” Unlike those relying on private, 401(k)-type retire
Brexit could sting California, but the price of Scotch might fall
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 4 days ago
of a recession more real.” Unlike those relying on private, 401(k)-type retirement accounts, pensions from CalPERS and CalSTRS are protected. But if financial turmoil in the markets drives down earnings, taxpayers are obligated to keep the... Read more
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Naked Capitalism
California Treasurer Chiang's Private Equity Transparency Three Card Montea private equity fee transparency bill, in the hope that its sponsor, Treasurer
California Treasurer Chiang's Private Equity Transparency Three Card Monte
Naked Capitalism / Posted 5 days ago
a private equity fee transparency bill, in the hope that its sponsor, Treasurer John Chiang, who sits on the CalPERS and CalSTRS boards, was acting in good faith. In fact, AB 2833 was amended on Wednesday so as to be so pointless that we oppose... Read more
8d
Business Insurance
Lawyers for Volkswagen shareholders file claim in Germanymanagers to public and multinational company pension funds, including the Calif
Lawyers for Volkswagen shareholders file claim in Germany
Business Insurance / Posted 8 days ago
managers to public and multinational company pension funds, including the California State Teachers' Retirement System, or CalSTRS. VW, which is facing a handful of investor lawsuits, admitted last September it had cheated U.S. diesel emissions... Read more
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Fortune
Shareholders Take Action Against Volkswagen in Germany After ‘Dieselgate’managers to public and multinational company pension funds, including the Calif
Shareholders Take Action Against Volkswagen in Germany After ‘Dieselgate’
Fortune / Posted 8 days ago
managers to public and multinational company pension funds, including the California State Teachers’ Retirement System (CalSTRS). VW, which is facing a handful of investor lawsuits, admitted last September it had cheated U.S. diesel emissions... Read more
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9d
Channel NewsAsia
Investors seeking VW reform may be disappointed at AGMit planned to join the class-action lawsuits filed against Volkswagen. The Cal
Investors seeking VW reform may be disappointed at AGM
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 9 days ago
it planned to join the class-action lawsuits filed against Volkswagen. The California State Teachers' Retirement System (CalSTRS) has also said it plans to participate in a German securities litigation suit against Volkswagen. A criminal... Read more
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Reuters
Investors seeking VW reform may be disappointed at AGMit planned to join the class-action lawsuits filed against Volkswagen. The Cal
Investors seeking VW reform may be disappointed at AGM
Reuters / Posted 9 days ago
it planned to join the class-action lawsuits filed against Volkswagen. The California State Teachers' Retirement System (CalSTRS) has also said it plans to participate in a German securities litigation suit against Volkswagen. A criminal... Read more
12d
Business Insider
You're an activist investor, just like everyone elsein the Timken Steel case was funded in part by teachers, specifically the Calif
You're an activist investor, just like everyone else
Business Insider / Posted 12 days ago
in the Timken Steel case was funded in part by teachers, specifically the California State Teachers' Retirement System, or CalSTRS. Increasingly, this type of Main Street money is funneling billions into activist funds. The "shark" in the Timken... Read more
12d
Naked Capitalism
HR 5424, "Investment Advisers Modernization Act," a "Get Out of Madoff and Other Frauds for Free" Bill, Passes Financial Services Committeein our marketing materials.” But as we’ve seen, even investors with large, dedi
HR 5424, "Investment Advisers Modernization Act," a "Get Out of Madoff and Other Frauds for Free" Bill, Passes Financial Services Committee
Naked Capitalism / Posted 12 days ago
in our marketing materials.” But as we’ve seen, even investors with large, dedicated private equity teams, like CalPERS and CalSTRS, do not read their Form ADVs. So this is a way to evade disclosure by removing it from fund prospectuses, which... Read more
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SouthwesternOntario.ca
Why shares of firearms makers rise when tragedy strikes: WellsHook, Cerberus issued a press release stating that while its role was to make i
Why shares of firearms makers rise when tragedy strikes: Wells
SouthwesternOntario.ca / Posted 13 days ago
Hook, Cerberus issued a press release stating that while its role was to make investments on behalf of clients such as CalSTRS and not stake a position on the gun control policy debate, it nevertheless had retained an adviser to sell its... Read more
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14d
Pleasanton Weekly
School board brings back all elementary, middle school librariansare set at $145.4 million. District staff noted Pleasanton Unified's payments i
School board brings back all elementary, middle school librarians
Pleasanton Weekly / Posted 14 days ago
are set at $145.4 million. District staff noted Pleasanton Unified's payments into employee retirements per CalPERS and CalSTRS will increase by $2 million per year due to a change in state law. *The board appointed Ethan Cheever, principal at... Read more
14d
Morningstar
ESG + ETF = BFFs?of a collaborative effort between State Street Global Advisors and the Californ
ESG + ETF = BFFs?
Morningstar / Posted 14 days ago
of a collaborative effort between State Street Global Advisors and the California State Teachers' Retirement System, or CalSTRS. CalSTRS' investment team has a broad diversity mandate, which includes a specific directive to invest in a manner... Read more
15d
Reuters
Public pension funds seek infrastructure as market heats upthe right combination of low risk, steady cash returns, and good price. The Ca
Public pension funds seek infrastructure as market heats up
Reuters / Posted 15 days ago
the right combination of low risk, steady cash returns, and good price. The California State Teachers Retirement System (CalSTRS), the nation’s second largest public pension fund, would like about 4 percent of its portfolio in infrastructure. But... Read more
16d
Channel NewsAsia
Public pension funds seek infrastructure as market heats upthe right combination of low risk, steady cash returns, and good price. The Ca
Public pension funds seek infrastructure as market heats up
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 16 days ago
the right combination of low risk, steady cash returns, and good price. The California State Teachers Retirement System (CalSTRS), the nation’s second largest public pension fund, would like about 4 percent of its portfolio in infrastructure. But... Read more
19d
Morningstar
Massive Scale Benefits State Streetfees, which has led to lower fees and average assets under custody in general a
Massive Scale Benefits State Street
Morningstar / Posted 19 days ago
fees, which has led to lower fees and average assets under custody in general and to expensive lawsuits (like CalPERS and CalSTRS versus State Street in 2009) in extreme examples. Increased attention and transparency could cause fees to continue... Read more
19d
Business Wire
Fitch Affirms Carmel (CA) USD's Rating at 'AAA'; Outlook Stablerevenue growth in the absence of policy action. There will be some upward expen
Fitch Affirms Carmel (CA) USD's Rating at 'AAA'; Outlook Stable
Business Wire / Posted 19 days ago
revenue growth in the absence of policy action. There will be some upward expenditure pressure from rising pension system (CalSTRS) contributions; however, the district is expected to maintain ample expenditure flexibility given its low carrying... Read more
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CNBC
The Fed’s to blame for hedge funds’ pain: CIOhas some investors pulling their money and questioning the high fees hedge fund
The Fed’s to blame for hedge funds’ pain: CIO
CNBC / Posted 20 days ago
has some investors pulling their money and questioning the high fees hedge funds chart. In a recent interview with CNBC, CalSTRS Chief Investment Officer Christopher Ailman said the traditional two-and-20 compensation structure was "dead" and... Read more
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Business Wire
Fitch Affirms Bass Lake JUESD, CA's GO Bonds at 'A+'; Outlook Stablespending, which is likely to be moderately above expected revenue growth based
Fitch Affirms Bass Lake JUESD, CA's GO Bonds at 'A+'; Outlook Stable
Business Wire / Posted 27 days ago
spending, which is likely to be moderately above expected revenue growth based upon increasing formulaic contributions to CalSTRs, offset to some extent by increasing revenues under the LCFF funding formula through fiscal 2021. The district's... Read more
28d
Newsmax
WSJ: Pensions Making Riskier Bets in Quest for Better Gainsto the WSJ. “It moved assets into U.S. Treasurys and so-called liquid-alternati
WSJ: Pensions Making Riskier Bets in Quest for Better Gains
Newsmax / Posted 28 days ago
to the WSJ. “It moved assets into U.S. Treasurys and so-called liquid-alternative funds, which mimic hedge-fund strategies. Calstrs, as the pension is called, reported gains of 1.5 percent during a choppy 2015, with returns on its fixed-income... Read more

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