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Crain's New York Business
State comptroller looks to ease off hedge fundsThe man holding the state pension fund's purse strings said Wednesday the syste
State comptroller looks to ease off hedge funds
Crain's New York Business / Posted 7 days ago
The man holding the state pension fund's purse strings said Wednesday the system is likely to pare back its hedge fund investments, especially if fees aren't reduced. While state Comptroller Thomas DiNapoli said the $184.5 billion Common Retirement... Read more
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Philly.com
'Conflict of interest': SEC makes Apollo repay $40M to Pa. and other investors$53 million to settle Securities and Exchange Commission complaints that the fi
'Conflict of interest': SEC makes Apollo repay $40M to Pa. and other investors
Philly.com / Posted 7 days ago
$53 million to settle Securities and Exchange Commission complaints that the firm ripped off the underfunded Pennsylvania state pension fund (SERS) and other clients by cutting secret deals to collect fees from companies it bought with their cash... Read more
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New York Post
Apollo to pay $52M for misleading investors on feespersonal items and services from January 2010 through June 2013. Rashid’s bill
Apollo to pay $52M for misleading investors on fees
New York Post / Posted 7 days ago
personal items and services from January 2010 through June 2013. Rashid’s bills were footed by investors like the New York State pension fund — not by Apollo’s partners. Likely worth tens of millions of dollars, with a home on Park Avenue South,... Read more
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The Inter-Mountain
Loss of value must be monitoreddropped from $17.18 billion to $16.71 billion. That is a $470 million loss. Of
Loss of value must be monitored
The Inter-Mountain / Posted 7 days ago
dropped from $17.18 billion to $16.71 billion. That is a $470 million loss. Of particular interest are investments of state pension fund money. Their value dropped to $13.2 billion, down from $13.63 billion. Still, both the pension fund for... Read more
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The Martinsburg Journal
Screeching Halt: State investment situation must be monitored closelydropped from $17.18 billion to $16.71 billion. That is a $470 million loss. Of
Screeching Halt: State investment situation must be monitored closely
The Martinsburg Journal / Posted 7 days ago
dropped from $17.18 billion to $16.71 billion. That is a $470 million loss. Of particular interest are investments of state pension fund money. Their value dropped to $13.2 billion, down from $13.63 billion. Still, both the pension fund for... Read more
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NJ.com
These 7 bills waiting on Christie's desk could affect millions across N.J.TRENTON — By enacting a law that bars the state pension fund from investing in
These 7 bills waiting on Christie's desk could affect millions across N.J.
NJ.com / Posted 14 days ago
TRENTON — By enacting a law that bars the state pension fund from investing in companies that refuse to do business with Israel, Gov. Chris Christie Tuesday took a small step toward clearing off the mountain of bills piled atop his desk. Another 46... Read more
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The News & Observer
Piedmont Investment Advisors acquiring NCM Capital Managementability to add new products. Last year Piedmont was tapped to manage $3 billio
Piedmont Investment Advisors acquiring NCM Capital Management
The News & Observer / Posted 14 days ago
ability to add new products. Last year Piedmont was tapped to manage $3 billion in investments for the North Carolina state pension fund, money earmarked for equity index funds designed to match the performance of stock indexes. That more than... Read more
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Boston Globe
VW says it’s working on US deal after report of wrongdoingfabricated documents related to emissions and noise-level tests. The German sta
VW says it’s working on US deal after report of wrongdoing
Boston Globe / Posted 15 days ago
fabricated documents related to emissions and noise-level tests. The German state of Bavaria, where VW’s Audi brand is based, announced plans to sue for as much as 700,000 euros over losses at a state pension fund that owns the automaker’... Read more
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The Hill
A tale of two state pension crisespension status quo. That’s why a bill proposed in the Kentucky Senate earlier t
A tale of two state pension crises
The Hill / Posted 15 days ago
pension status quo. That’s why a bill proposed in the Kentucky Senate earlier this year, which would have required a major state pension fund to publicly report its investment strategies, was dead on arrival in the State House. Unfortunately, this... Read more
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Boston Globe
MBTA pension’s deputy director to serve as interim chiefof understating its obligations. The Baker administration is pressing the fund
MBTA pension’s deputy director to serve as interim chief
Boston Globe / Posted 19 days ago
of understating its obligations. The Baker administration is pressing the fund to shift its investments into the larger state pension fund. Barry holds an MBA in finance from Suffolk University’s Sawyer School of Management. He served as a... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Kelly: Stuck with Chris on the morning after - Columnistsinto a conservative that the rest of Republican America might embrace. Back ho
Kelly: Stuck with Chris on the morning after - Columnists
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 24 days ago
into a conservative that the rest of Republican America might embrace. Back home, there is much to do, from fixing the state pension fund to refinancing road and bridge repairs to forking over the money for the use of state troopers as security... Read more
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ABC 6 Providence
State pension fund loses money for second consecutive yearPROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) - Rhode Island officials say the state pension fund lost
State pension fund loses money for second consecutive year
ABC 6 Providence / Posted 27 days ago
PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) - Rhode Island officials say the state pension fund lost $466 million during the past fiscal year, shrinking its assets by more than 5 percent from just under $7.7 billion to $7.5 billion. Officials with the Office of the... Read more
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Fortune
More German States Might Sue Volkswagen Over the Emissions Scandalbillions of dollars in costs related to its emissions-test manipulations – the
More German States Might Sue Volkswagen Over the Emissions Scandal
Fortune / Posted 28 days ago
billions of dollars in costs related to its emissions-test manipulations – the biggest scandal in its history. Bavaria’s state pension fund for civil servants lost as much as 700,000 euros ($780,00) after VW shares plunged, the state said... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Further German states consider suing VW over emissions scandalbillions of dollars in costs related to its emissions-test manipulations - the
Further German states consider suing VW over emissions scandal
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 28 days ago
billions of dollars in costs related to its emissions-test manipulations - the biggest scandal in its history. Bavaria's state pension fund for civil servants lost as much as 700,000 euros (US$780,00) after VW shares plunged, the state said... Read more
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Lowell Sun
State pension fund has a modest gain in FY '16By Andy Metzger State House News Service BOSTON -- The $60.6 billion state pens
State pension fund has a modest gain in FY '16
Lowell Sun / Posted 28 days ago
By Andy Metzger State House News Service BOSTON -- The $60.6 billion state pension fund exceeded its modest benchmark in fiscal 2016, achieving a 2.3 percent return on investment, according to newly released data. But the Pensions Reserves Investment... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Business news in briefA few hours later, Bavaria, where VW's Audi brand is based, announced plans to
Business news in brief
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 28 days ago
A few hours later, Bavaria, where VW's Audi brand is based, announced plans to sue for as much as $783,000 over losses at a state pension fund that owns the automaker's stock. The announcements came a week after VW reached a settlement with U.S.... Read more
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Fortune
This German State Is Suing Volkswagen Over the Emissions Cheating Scandalcheating scandal, the first regional government in VW’s home country to take le
This German State Is Suing Volkswagen Over the Emissions Cheating Scandal
Fortune / Posted 29 days ago
cheating scandal, the first regional government in VW’s home country to take legal action against the carmaker. Bavaria’s state pension fund for civil servants lost as much as 700,000 euros ($783,580.00) after VW shares plunged in the wake of the... Read more
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Boston Globe
Mass. state pension fund posts 2.3 percent investment gainThe Massachusetts state pension fund said it had a 2.3 percent investment gain
Mass. state pension fund posts 2.3 percent investment gain
Boston Globe / Posted 29 days ago
The Massachusetts state pension fund said it had a 2.3 percent investment gain for the fiscal year ended in June, beating its internal benchmark of 1.5 percent in a tumultuous year for the markets. The $60.6 billion retirement fund for the state’s... Read more
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Reuters
German state of Bavaria to sue VW over emissions scandalemissions scandal, the state's finance ministry said on Tuesday, adding to the
German state of Bavaria to sue VW over emissions scandal
Reuters / Posted 29 days ago
emissions scandal, the state's finance ministry said on Tuesday, adding to the carmaker's litigation risks. Bavaria's state pension fund for civil servants lost as much as $783,580.00 after Volkswagen (VW) shares plunged in the wake of the... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
German state of Bavaria to sue VW over emissions scandalemissions scandal, the state's finance ministry said on Tuesday, adding to the
German state of Bavaria to sue VW over emissions scandal
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 29 days ago
emissions scandal, the state's finance ministry said on Tuesday, adding to the carmaker's litigation risks. Bavaria's state pension fund for civil servants lost as much as US$783,580.00 after Volkswagen (VW) shares plunged in the wake of the... Read more
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Salon.com
Bavaria to sue VW over state pension fund lossesBERLIN (AP) — Bavaria’s finance minister says the state plans to sue Volkswagen
Bavaria to sue VW over state pension fund losses
Salon.com / Posted 29 days ago
BERLIN (AP) — Bavaria’s finance minister says the state plans to sue Volkswagen over losses to the state pension fund in the wake of the emissions cheating scandal that has taken its toll on the automaker’s profits. State Finance Minister Markus... Read more
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Daily Herald
Bavaria to sue VW over state pension fund lossesBERLIN -- Bavaria's finance minister says the state plans to sue Volkswagen ove
Bavaria to sue VW over state pension fund losses
Daily Herald / Posted 29 days ago
BERLIN -- Bavaria's finance minister says the state plans to sue Volkswagen over losses to the state pension fund in the wake of the emissions cheating scandal that has taken its toll on the automaker's profits. State Finance Minister Markus Soeder... Read more
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Al.com
The truth behind the big money efforts to change pensions in Alabamacaused the loss of over $930 billion by pension funds and precipitated the 2008
The truth behind the big money efforts to change pensions in Alabama
Al.com / Posted 30 days ago
caused the loss of over $930 billion by pension funds and precipitated the 2008 financial crisis. As of September 2013, state pension funds in the United States held over $2.6 trillion in assets and securities firms are salivating over the... Read more

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