News and Videos on Account from Pensions & Investments
FAF appoints new GASB council member
trueRobert P. Schultze, director of the $59.7 billion Virginia Retirement System, Richmond, was named to the Governmental Accounting Standards Advisory Council.
Holding companies to account
trueMary Jo White, chairwoman of the Securities and Exchange Commission, plans to strengthen its law enforcement, broadening its reach and seeking more admissions of guilt.
FAF adds Maryland state treasurer to its board
trueNancy K. Kopp — Maryland state treasurer and trustee of the $41.1 billion Maryland State Retirement & Pension System, Baltimore — was named to the board of the Financial Accounting Foundation.
SEI: Pension accounting moves don't affect companies, investors
trueThere is minimum financial or investor impact for U.S. companies switching to mark-to-market accounting practices when valuing pension liabilities, according to a new paper from SEI.
MOSERS looking for auditor
trueMissouri State Employees' Retirement System is searching for an auditor.
Belmont Contributory Retirement System picks Segal as actuary
trueBelmont (Mass.) Contributory Retirement System hired Segal Consulting as actuary for the $71 million pension fund.
Witnesses to a revolution
trueThe landscape of institutional investing was beginning a transformation at the time Pensions & Investments published its initial issue in October 1973.
Andover Contributory seeks actuary
trueAndover (Mass.) Contributory Retirement System issued an RFP for an actuary.
Yukon Territory pension fund hunting for consultant
trueYukon Legislative Assembly Retirement Allowances is searching for a firm to provide actuarial, administration and pension consulting services for the C$33 million (US$32 million) pension fund.
Pension funding relief is tempting but the price may be too high in the long run
trueAre plan sponsors of defined benefit plans better off under the new contribution rules of MAP-21?
Lexington Contributory to scout for actuary
trueLexington (Mass.) Contributory Retirement System plans to search for an actuary.
Illinois SURS searching for actuarial consultant
trueIllinois State Universities Retirement System, Champaign, issued an RFP for an actuarial consultant.
Derivatives tax proposal could have dire consequences
trueA draft proposal in Congress to change the taxation of financial products could affect pension funds and other tax-exempt institutional investors.
Pawtucket Police and Fire hunting for actuary
truePawtucket (R.I.) Police and Fire Pension Plan is searching for an actuary, according to an RFP posted on the city's website.
Georgia's Thomasville Employees seeks actuary
trueThomasville (Ga.) Employees' Retirement System is searching for an actuary.