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Listed below are the 50 most recent news articles about United States Pension Funds, continuously gathered from around the globe by the Institute.  The flow of news involved United States Pension Funds in general as well as the activities of specific United States Pension Funds and their investments. Archives are available in this content silo (which are permanently maintained).

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United States Pension Funds News
Rhumbline Advisers Increases Stock Holdings in RPT Realty (NYSE:RPT)   
June 04, 2020
Source: theenterpriseleader.com - Rhumbline Advisers raised its stake in RPT Realty (NYSE:RPT) by 4.9% during the 1st quarter, according to its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The fund owned 309,498 shares of the real estate...
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Hawaii Makes $25M Venture Capital Investment for Local Growth   
June 04, 2020
Source: Ai-cio.com - The Hawaii Employees’ Retirement System (ERS) late last month committed an additional $25 million to a venture and growth capital fund that focuses specifically on island opportunities. The third round of funding in the...
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Swiss National Bank Purchases 1,300 Shares of SPX Corp (NYSE:SPXC)   
June 04, 2020
Source: theenterpriseleader.com - Municipal Employees Retirement System of Michigan lifted its position in SPX by 2.0% during the 4th quarter. Municipal Employees Retirement System of Michigan now owns 13,480 shares of the company’s stock worth $686,000...
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911 Dispatchers Fall Prey to the Coronavirus as Agency Response Falters   
June 04, 2020
Source: Government Technology - An internal trove of emails obtained by the South Florida Sun Sentinel shows just how unprepared and unsure Sheriff’s Office leaders were in confronting the extreme danger the coronavirus posed to its emergency dispatch...
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State Board of Administration of Florida Retirement System Trims Holdings in Stratasys Ltd (NASDAQ:SSYS)   
June 04, 2020
Source: theenterpriseleader.com - State Board of Administration of Florida Retirement System trimmed its position in Stratasys Ltd (NASDAQ:SSYS) by 22.2% in the 1st quarter, according to its most recent 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission.
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BRIEF-CalPERS To Vote Against Re-Election Of Fortress Biotech's Board Chair Rosenwald   
June 04, 2020
Source: Reuters - California Public Employees Retirement System: * CALPERS SAYS WILL BE VOTING AGAINST RE-ELECTION OF LINDSAY ROSENWALD, JAY LOBELL, DOV KLEIN, MALCOLM HOENLEIN TO FORTRESS BIOTECH'S BOARD Source: bit.ly/2U8QSvT Further company...
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Fresh Del Monte Produce Inc (NYSE:FDP) Shares Bought by Zurcher Kantonalbank Zurich Cantonalbank   
June 04, 2020
Source: modernreaders.com - MERIAN GLOBAL INVESTORS UK Ltd purchased a new position in Fresh Del Monte Produce in the first quarter valued at about $249,000. Municipal Employees Retirement System of Michigan acquired a new position in shares of Fresh Del...
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R.I. District Court Judge Madeline Quirk to retire   
June 04, 2020
Source: Providence Journal - District Court Judge Madeline Quirk is stepping down at the end of the month from the seat she has held for more than two decades.Quirk
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Winchester High School's Judy Hession retiring after 50 years   
June 04, 2020
Source: Wicked Local - In honor of her retirement after 50 yearas of service, the Winchester Alumni Association salutes veteran teacher Judy Hession. What was your pathway into
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Francisco Partners raises $10 billion with 3 tech funds   
June 04, 2020
Source: Pensions&Investments - Francisco Partners has closed three oversubscribed technology-focused alternative investment funds with a combined $9.7 billion: the $7.45 billion Francisco Partners VI, $1.5 bill
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Virginia allocates $985 million to credit, private equity, real assets   
June 04, 2020
Source: Pensions&Investments - Virginia Retirement System, Richmond, announced hires or commitments totaling $985 million to credit, private equity and real assets managers. The $76.9 billion pension fund committed $600 million to credit strategies,
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Francisco Partners raises $10bn with three tech funds   
June 04, 2020
Source: Opalesque - Francisco Partners has raised nearly $10 billion across three funds to invest in technology companies, one of the largest pools of capital collected by a U.S. private-equity firm this year. The three oversubscribed...
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New York State Common adds $250 million to private equity   
June 04, 2020
Source: Pensions&Investments - The New York State Common Retirement Fund, Albany, made a pair of private equity commitments totaling $250 million, according to information posted on the website of State Comptroller Thomas DiNapoli,
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Wearable Devices Present an Economic Choice for Remote Patient Monitoring   
June 04, 2020
Source: Benzinga.com - The wearable technology industry has undergone significant changes in the last decades. Wearable devices have quickly evolved into a
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New York State Common Retirement Fund Increases Stock Position in Sterling Bancorp (NASDAQ:SBT)   
June 04, 2020
Source: theenterpriseleader.com - New York State Common Retirement Fund raised its position in shares of Sterling Bancorp (NASDAQ:SBT) by 68.3% in the 1st quarter, according to its most recent 13F filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission.
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New York State Common Retirement Fund Sells 2,200 Shares of Constellation Pharmaceuticals Inc (NASDAQ:CNST)   
June 04, 2020
Source: theenterpriseleader.com - New York State Common Retirement Fund trimmed its position in Constellation Pharmaceuticals Inc (NASDAQ:CNST) by 13.9% during the first quarter, according to the company in its most recent disclosure with the Securities and...
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Francisco Partners closes with 3 tech funds at $10 billion   
June 04, 2020
Source: Pensions&Investments - Francisco Partners has closed three oversubscribed technology-focused alternative investment funds with a combined $9.7 billion: the $7.45 billion Francisco Partners VI, $1.5 bill
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Blackstone, Bain, TCV, Insight dig deep into growth equity operations, KKR...   
June 04, 2020
Source: PE Hub - KKR commits $1 billion to building a European data center platform while MiddleGround Capital acquired Supra Alloys and EDGE International.
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State Board of Administration of Florida Retirement System Sells 3,720 Shares of KEMET Co. (NYSE:KEM)   
June 04, 2020
Source: theenterpriseleader.com - State Board of Administration of Florida Retirement System cut its stake in shares of KEMET Co. (NYSE:KEM) by 16.2% during the 1st quarter, according to the company in its most recent disclosure with the Securities & Exchange...
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911 dispatchers were left at the mercy of coronavirus as agency’s response faltered   
June 04, 2020
Source: Sun Sentinel - An internal trove of emails obtained by the South Florida Sun Sentinel shows just how unprepared and unsure Broward Sheriff's Office leaders were in confronting the extreme danger the coronavirus posed to its emergency dispatch...
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Zscaler Inc (NASDAQ:ZS) Director Andrew William Fraser Brown Sells 52,000 Shares   
June 03, 2020
Source: modernreaders.com - Director Andrew William Fraser Brown sold 52,000 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction that occurred on Friday, May 29th. The shares were sold at an average price of $90.00, for a total transaction of $4,
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Granite Point Mortgage Trust Inc (NYSE:GPMT) Shares Purchased by Acadian Asset Management LLC   
June 03, 2020
Source: modernreaders.com - Acadian Asset Management LLC boosted its position in Granite Point Mortgage Trust Inc (NYSE:GPMT) by 59.2% in the 1st quarter, according to the company in its most recent 13F filing with the SEC. The fund owned 187,
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WINTON GROUP Ltd Has $1.09 Million Stock Position in ManpowerGroup Inc. (NYSE:MAN)   
June 03, 2020
Source: modernreaders.com - WINTON GROUP Ltd cut its holdings in ManpowerGroup Inc. (NYSE:MAN) by 23.2% during the first quarter, according to its most recent disclosure with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The fund owned 20,
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Investors Buy High Volume of Put Options on Arthur J Gallagher & Co (NYSE:AJG)   
June 03, 2020
Source: modernreaders.com - Utah Retirement Systems lifted its stake in Arthur J Gallagher & Co by 0.3% in the fourth quarter. Utah Retirement Systems now owns 35,030 shares of the financial services provider’s stock worth $3,336,000 after...
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Zscaler (NASDAQ:ZS) Rating Reiterated by Barclays   
June 03, 2020
Source: theenterpriseleader.com - Zscaler (NASDAQ:ZS)‘s stock had its “hold” rating restated by equities research analysts at Barclays in a research report issued to clients and investors on Sunday, AnalystRatings.com reports. ZS has been the...
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WageWorks Must Face Investors' Claims It Misreported Profits   
June 03, 2020
Source: Law360 - Benefits administrator WageWorks Inc. and its leadership can't shake a proposed securities fraud class action accusing the company of padding its revenue reports with money it was never supposed to get,
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Dorman Products (NASDAQ:DORM) Rating Increased to Hold at Zacks Investment Research   
June 03, 2020
Source: modernreaders.com - Dorman Products (NASDAQ:DORM) was upgraded by Zacks Investment Research from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a note issued to investors on Monday, Zacks.com reports. According to Zacks, “Dorman...
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Arizona State Retirement System Sells 21,640 Shares of Triumph Group Inc (NYSE:TGI)   
June 03, 2020
Source: modernreaders.com - Arizona State Retirement System reduced its stake in shares of Triumph Group Inc (NYSE:TGI) by 64.8% during the 1st quarter, according to its most recent disclosure with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC).
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Construction Partners Inc (NASDAQ:ROAD) Shares Acquired by New York State Common Retirement Fund   
June 03, 2020
Source: modernreaders.com - New York State Common Retirement Fund lifted its position in shares of Construction Partners Inc (NASDAQ:ROAD) by 144.3% during the first quarter, according to its most recent 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange...
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Commonwealth Equity Services LLC Increases Position in Omega Healthcare Investors Inc (NYSE:OHI)   
June 03, 2020
Source: theenterpriseleader.com - Commonwealth Equity Services LLC increased its stake in Omega Healthcare Investors Inc (NYSE:OHI) by 11.0% in the first quarter, according to its most recent 13F filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission.
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Zacks Investment Research Upgrades Diodes (NASDAQ:DIOD) to Hold   
June 03, 2020
Source: modernreaders.com - Finally, Municipal Employees Retirement System of Michigan boosted its stake in Diodes by 3.4% during the 4th quarter. Municipal Employees Retirement System of Michigan now owns 12,640 shares of the semiconductor company’s...
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New York State Common Retirement Fund Purchases 4,400 Shares of Revance Therapeutics Inc (NASDAQ:RVNC)   
June 03, 2020
Source: theenterpriseleader.com - New York State Common Retirement Fund lifted its position in shares of Revance Therapeutics Inc (NASDAQ:RVNC) by 11.1% in the first quarter, according to the company in its most recent disclosure with the Securities &...
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PNC Financial Services Group Inc. Buys 2,516 Shares of Middleby Corp (NASDAQ:MIDD)   
June 03, 2020
Source: theenterpriseleader.com - PNC Financial Services Group Inc. grew its position in Middleby Corp (NASDAQ:MIDD) by 41.7% in the first quarter, according to its most recent filing with the SEC. The fund owned 8,552 shares of the industrial products...
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Eagle Asset Management Inc. Has $894,000 Stake in United Continental Holdings Inc (NASDAQ:UAL)   
June 03, 2020
Source: theenterpriseleader.com - Eagle Asset Management Inc. decreased its holdings in United Continental Holdings Inc (NASDAQ:UAL) by 53.0% during the first quarter, according to its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC).
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New York State Common Retirement Fund Has $817,000 Stock Holdings in NMI Holdings Inc (NASDAQ:NMIH)   
June 03, 2020
Source: theenterpriseleader.com - New York State Common Retirement Fund lowered its holdings in shares of NMI Holdings Inc (NASDAQ:NMIH) by 4.3% in the 1st quarter, according to its most recent disclosure with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC).
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Arizona State Retirement System Sells 125,456 Shares of J C Penney Company Inc (NYSE:JCP)   
June 03, 2020
Source: theenterpriseleader.com - Arizona State Retirement System reduced its position in J C Penney Company Inc (NYSE:JCP) by 62.5% in the 1st quarter, according to the company in its most recent disclosure with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC).
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Arizona State Retirement System Has $30,000 Position in U.S. Silica Holdings Inc (NYSE:SLCA)   
June 03, 2020
Source: theenterpriseleader.com - Arizona State Retirement System reduced its stake in shares of U.S. Silica Holdings Inc (NYSE:SLCA) by 66.6% in the 1st quarter, according to its most recent 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission.
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New York State Common Retirement Fund Sells 8,891 Shares of Dorian LPG Ltd (NYSE:LPG)   
June 03, 2020
Source: modernreaders.com - New York State Common Retirement Fund lowered its holdings in shares of Dorian LPG Ltd (NYSE:LPG) by 14.6% in the 1st quarter, according to its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission.
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Ardian raises $19bn for the world's biggest private equity secondaries fund   
June 03, 2020
Source: Opalesque - Paris-based asset manager Ardian raised $19 billion for one of the largest capital pools ever amassed to buy secondhand stakes in private-equity funds. The pool includes a $14 billion fund from insurance companies,
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Mike DeWine won’t comment on Donald Trump’s call for more force to combat protests: Capitol Letter   
June 03, 2020
Source: The Plain Dealer Cleveland on MSN.com - That’s the response reporter Seth Richardson got from Gov. Mike DeWine about a phone call in which President Donald Trump told DeWine and other governors they should respond more aggressively to the nationwide protests over...
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Stonepeak Infrastructure Raises $6.2 Billion for Fourth Fund   
June 03, 2020
Source: Bloomberg on MSN.com - Stonepeak Infrastructure Partners completed an initial money-raising push for its fourth fund, collecting $6.2 billion.
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WINTON GROUP Ltd Buys 6,634 Shares of Allogene Therapeutics Inc (NASDAQ:ALLO)   
June 03, 2020
Source: modernreaders.com - WINTON GROUP Ltd boosted its stake in Allogene Therapeutics Inc (NASDAQ:ALLO) by 16.0% during the 1st quarter, according to its most recent 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The institutional investor owned...
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New York State Common Retirement Fund Has $499,000 Holdings in Adverum Biotechnologies Inc (NASDAQ:ADVM)   
June 03, 2020
Source: modernreaders.com - New York State Common Retirement Fund grew its stake in shares of Adverum Biotechnologies Inc (NASDAQ:ADVM) by 19.1% in the 1st quarter, according to its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission.
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State Street Corp Raises Position in Trex Company Inc (NYSE:TREX)   
June 02, 2020
Source: theenterpriseleader.com - State Street Corp lifted its stake in Trex Company Inc (NYSE:TREX) by 2.8% in the first quarter, according to its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The firm owned 2,
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Halliburton (NYSE:HAL) Research Coverage Started at Northland Securities   
June 02, 2020
Source: theenterpriseleader.com - Northland Securities began coverage on shares of Halliburton (NYSE:HAL) in a research note issued to investors on Friday morning, BenzingaRatingsTable reports. The firm issued a market perform rating and a $11.
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Turn your $50,000 salary into a $1 million retirement fund   
June 02, 2020
Source: MSN - communications and deferred compensation plan manager for the Wyoming Retirement System. “If you talk about it … you’re more likely to do it,” she said. Know Your Number You might be ...
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Arizona State Retirement System Purchases New Position in Citizens, Inc. (NYSE:CIA)   
June 02, 2020
Source: modernreaders.com - Arizona State Retirement System purchased a new stake in Citizens, Inc. (NYSE:CIA) in the first quarter, according to its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The fund purchased 12,
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Martingale Asset Management L P Reduces Holdings in Apple Hospitality REIT Inc (NYSE:APLE)   
June 02, 2020
Source: theenterpriseleader.com - Martingale Asset Management L P reduced its holdings in shares of Apple Hospitality REIT Inc (NYSE:APLE) by 73.4% in the first quarter, according to the company in its most recent 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange...
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Mohawk Deadline Alert: Faruqi & Faruqi, LLP Encourages Investors Who Suffered Losses Exceeding $50,000 In Mohawk Industries, In   
June 02, 2020
Source: Bloomberg - Before it's here, it's on the Bloomberg Terminal.
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Teacher savings stabilize   
June 02, 2020
Source: Arkansas Democrat-Gazette - Several state lawmakers said last month they wanted the boards of the Teacher Retirement System and the Arkansas Public Employees Retirement System to reconsider their decisions to rehire New York-based securities monitoring firm...
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