California Public Employees' Retirement System

Type: Organization
Name: California Public Employees' Retirement System
First reported 8 hours ago - Updated 8 hours ago - 1 reports

Calpers board member stripped of posts

Oct. 16 (Bloomberg) -- Priya Mathur, board vice president of the California Public Employees’ Retirement System, lost her title after she was sanctioned for failure to file campaign finance reports.Mathur, re-elected in September to a fourth four-year ... [Published Benefits Pro - 8 hours ago]
First reported 9 hours ago - Updated 9 hours ago - 1 reports

CalPERS' Administrative Costs Outpace Similar U.S. Pension Funds

CalPERS had nearly double the administrative costs as four comparable U.S. pension funds in 2012-2013, according to a comparison report by Cost Effective Measurement Benchmarking in Canada, the Sacramento Business Journal reports.The analysis measured ... [Published California Healthline - 9 hours ago]
First reported 10 hours ago - Updated 10 hours ago - 1 reports

10 Must Reads for the CRE Industry Today (October 21, 2014)

Pennsylvania REIT Urged to Weigh Sale by Land & Buildings “Pennsylvania REIT should “explore strategic alternatives, including a sale” if it is unable to improve the net asset value of its holdings via divestitures, Litt wrote in a letter to the Philadelphia-based ... [Published National Real Estate Investor - 10 hours ago]
First reported 17 hours ago - Updated 11 hours ago - 2 reports

More Insurers Put Spending Limits On Medical Treatments

To clamp down on health care costs, a growing number of employers and insurers are putting limits on how much they'll pay for certain medical services such as knee replacements, lab tests and complex imaging.A recent study found that savings from such ... [Published WNYC - 13 hours ago]
First reported 12 hours ago - Updated 12 hours ago - 1 reports

U.S. Stocks: The Only Game In Town

There are a lot of reasons why stocks go up and down, but one of the biggest factors has nothing to do with earnings projections or valuations. It has to do with what stocks are competing against in terms of other investments and right now, the domestic ... [Published Investing.com - 12 hours ago]
First reported Oct 21 2014 - Updated Oct 21 2014 - 1 reports

A Separate Account by Any Other Name

Fee negotiations are hard. Term negotiations are hard.Separate account naming decisions should not be. If the California PublicEmployees’ Retirement System (CalPERS) records are any indication, they aremuch more creative—but they can also be just as ... [Published AiCIO - Oct 21 2014]
First reported Oct 20 2014 - Updated Oct 20 2014 - 14 reports

If CalPERS Is Doing It, It Has To Be Good

The California Public Employees’ Retirement System insists that it’s not firing all of its hedge funds because they aren’t worth the 2%, let alone the 20%. But its fellow pension funds, none of whom are CalPERS in terms of size or in-house capabilities, ... [Published Dealbreaker - Oct 20 2014]
First reported Oct 20 2014 - Updated Oct 20 2014 - 1 reports

Infrastructure investors line up for Indiana toll road

(Reuters) - Some of the world's largest pension funds and infrastructure investors are forming consortia to bid for the operator of an Indiana toll road that filed for bankruptcy last month, according to people familiar with the matter.The interest in ... [Published Reuters - Oct 20 2014]
First reported Oct 19 2014 - Updated Oct 19 2014 - 1 reports

Gretchen Morgenson on the Damage of Private Equity Secrecy ( and a Mention of Our CalPERS Suit)

Gretchen Morgenson filed a must-read story on the range and some of the consequences of the private equity fetish for secrecy. The short version is that if the private equity industry had nothing to hide, they wouldn't be hiding it.Even so, Morgenson's ... [Published naked capitalism - Oct 19 2014]
First reported Oct 16 2014 - Updated Oct 17 2014 - 2 reports

Stockton Judge: pension obligations are not impervious to impairment in Chapter 9 bankruptcy. What comes next?

The perception that public employee pension obligations cannot be impaired in bankruptcy , and has now been fatally wounded by . Although Judge Klein’s decision in an effort to escape burdensome pension liabilities (indeed, it may not even lead to the ... [Published Lexology - Oct 17 2014]
First reported Oct 17 2014 - Updated Oct 17 2014 - 1 reports

CalPERS board strips Priya Mathur of posts after ethics law violations

The country's richest public pension fund has stripped one of its 13 members of her posts on its board of administration after she repeatedly violated California's political ethics laws.Rob Feckner, board president of the California Public Employees' ... [Published Los Angeles Times - Oct 17 2014]
First reported Oct 15 2014 - Updated Oct 15 2014 - 2 reports

CalPERS board member stripped of leadership posts for campaign finance infractions

CalPERS board member Priya Mathur was removed from board leadership positions today because of her latest campaign-finance disclosure infractions.Click to Continue » ... [Published Fresno Bee - Oct 15 2014]

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"We're not worried about people not getting the care they need," says Boynton. "They have access to good hospitals; they're just getting it at a reasonable price."
"We haven't decided on the final figure yet, but for next fiscal year, we are probably investing in about 30-40 billion yen ($282-$376 million) in foreign stocks and bonds, the same amount as this fiscal year" he said
...E D Mich. 2013), that, with respect to the city of Detroit, "pension rights are contractual rights ... subject to impairment in a federal bankruptcy proceeding." The Oct. 1 ruling may come somewhat as a shock to many who view pension obligations as sacrosanct property rights that are constitutionally protecte...
"Kuehl would argue that she worked well with others," said Raphael Sonenshein, chief of the Edmund G "Pat BrownBrown Institute for Public Affairs at Cal State L A , "that she was able to build consensus around legislation, even when it was pioneering and difficult to obtain."

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CalPERS' Administrative Costs Outpace Similar U... [Published California Healthline - 9 hours ago]
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Israel’s Most Important Source of Capital: Cali... [Published Global Research - 13 hours ago]
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More Plans Setting Spending Limits For Some Med... [Published WOKV.com - 17 hours ago]
Mitsui Sumitomo Insurance to continue investing... [Published Reuters - 22 hours ago]
Hedging against the spectre of stagnation [Published Business Spectator - 23 hours ago]
Concentrating on Clearing & Changes for the Opt... [Published Derivsource - Oct 21 2014]
A Separate Account by Any Other Name [Published AiCIO - Oct 21 2014]
Adriana Robledo, Cristina Carrizosa, Luis Graje... [Published Inland Valley Daily Bulletin - Oct 21 2014]
If CalPERS Is Doing It, It Has To Be Good [Published Dealbreaker - Oct 20 2014]
A New Trend in Reducing Pension Obligations in ... [Published Pepper Hamilton LLP - Oct 20 2014]
CalPERS has highest complexity, costs compared ... [Published Los Angeles Business - Oct 20 2014]
If CalPERS Is Doing It, It Has To Be Good [Published Dealbreaker - Oct 20 2014]
Pensions Talking Withdrawal From Hedge Funds [Published Value Walk - Oct 20 2014]
CalPERS, Hedge Funds, and Real Estate Investments [Published Nuwire Investor - Oct 20 2014]
Why Taxes and Trading Costs Kill Investment Ret... [Published Forbes.com - Oct 20 2014]
Infrastructure investors line up for Indiana to... [Published Reuters - Oct 20 2014]
Calpers exit from hedge funds the start of a tr... [Published Seeking Alpha - Oct 20 2014]
RI profiles the candidates for election to the ... [Published Responsible Investor - Oct 20 2014]
Frontrunning: October 20 [Published Zero Hedge - Oct 20 2014]
Another View: Reining in pensions [Published Adrian Daily Telegram - Oct 20 2014]
Pension Funds Eye Reducing Hedge Fund Investments [Published Dow Jones Financial Information Services - Oct 20 2014]
Hot deal! Francisco gets bids of $400M for eFro... [Published PE Hub Blog - Oct 20 2014]
Pension Funds Eye Reducing Hedge-Fund Investmen... [Published DailyMe.Com - Oct 20 2014]
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If CalPERS Is Doing It, It Has To Be Good [Published Dealbreaker - Oct 20 2014]
The California Public Employees’ Retirement System insists that it’s not firing all of its hedge funds because they aren’t worth the 2%, let alone the 20%. But its fellow pension funds, none of whom are CalPERS in terms of size or in-house capabilities, ...
Frontrunning: October 20 [Published Zero Hedge - Oct 20 2014]
Stick to tapering and rates pledge, says Boston Fed chief ( FT ) Turkey to let Iraqi Kurds reinforce Kobani as U.S. drops arms to defenders ( Reuters ) Obama makes rare campaign trail appearance, some leave early ( Reuters ) Japan GPIF to Boost Share ...
Hot deal! Francisco gets bids of $400M for eFro... [Published PE Hub Blog - Oct 20 2014]
Francisco Partners ‘ auction of financial software company  eFront has attracted offers of around $400 million, according to two people familiar with the transaction. Francisco is seeking bids of 7x revenue for Paris-based eFront, the sources said. ...
Gretchen Morgenson on the Damage of Private Equ... [Published naked capitalism - Oct 19 2014]
Gretchen Morgenson filed a must-read story on the range and some of the consequences of the private equity fetish for secrecy. The short version is that if the private equity industry had nothing to hide, they wouldn't be hiding it.Even so, Morgenson's ...
Blackstone misses earnings target, will soon st... [Published PE Hub Blog - Oct 16 2014]
The Blackstone Group expects to begin fundraising for its seventh global buyout fund by the end of the year, said President and COO Hamilton “Tony” James . New York-based Blackstone will seek around $16 billion for its seventh fund, peHUB has reported ...
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