CalPERS & CalSTRS Profited from Fed’s TALF Program; UCRS Did Not Participate

State pension funds reaped rewards from Fed loan program (excerpt) Dec. 3, 2010, Dale Kasler, Sacramento Bee CalPERS was among the big winners in an obscure Federal Reserve loan program aimed at rescuing the nation's troubled credit markets last year. The state's other big pension fund, CalSTRS, also participated in the program, but to a … Continue reading CalPERS & CalSTRS Profited from Fed’s TALF Program; UCRS Did Not Participate

Governor’s Pension Symposium of July 8

Governor Schwarzenegger ran a public pension symposium on July 8. It was essentially a panel of academics, legislators and former legislators (including former assembly speaker Willie Brown), local officials, past CalPERS members, and academics. You can see a video of the roughly 1-hour symposium by going to the governor's website: http://www.gov.ca.gov and clicking on "multimedia."The … Continue reading Governor’s Pension Symposium of July 8