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  1. Alliant shareholders reject firearms safety proposal filed by 2 pension funds

    trueAlliant Technologies Inc. shareholders Wednesday rejected by a 92.3% vote a shareholder proposal on firearms safety filed jointly by the New York State Common Retirement Fund and the Connecticut Retirement Plans & Trust Funds, a company SEC filing shows.

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  1. Pension funds to benefit in Citigroup $7 billion settlement

    trueState pension funds in California and Illinois are among the recipients of Citigroup Inc.'s $7 billion in fines and consumer relief to resolve government claims that it misled investors about the quality of mortgage-backed bonds sold before the financial crisis.

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  2. CalSTRS snags new global equity director from LACERA

    trueJune Kim was named global equity director for the California State Teachers' Retirement System.

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  3. CalSTRS CIO: Pension funds willing to add leverage

    trueChristopher Ailman, chief investment officer of the $184.8 billion California State Teachers’ Retirement System, West Sacramento, said that there is a “subtle trend” of pension funds willing to add leverage, during a panel discussion at Pensions & Investments’ Investment Innovation and the Global ...

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  4. CalSTRS taps 2 to manage $1.25 billion in emerging markets equity

    trueCalSTRS hired Schroder Investment Management and J.P. Morgan Asset Management to run a combined $1.25 billion in emerging markets equity.

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  5. California lawmakers pass bill to fully fund CalSTRS in 32 years

    trueThe California Legislature has passed a long-time funding plan for the California State Teachers’ Retirement System that is aimed at averting the $183.8 billion retirement fund’s running out of money by 2044.

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  6. CalSTRS commits $1.2 billion to private equity, real estate

    trueCalSTRS made its first commitment to international core real estate, committing $200 million to the Invesco Real Estate Asia Fund, according to the $183.8 billion pension fund's latest real estate investment activity report.

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  7. CalSTRS approves more flexibility for investments in underserved California markets

    trueCalSTRS’ investment committee on Friday approved revisions to an in-state investment program that would allow the pension fund more flexibility in connection with the goal of investing 2% of the portfolio in California’s underserved markets.

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  8. CalSTRS to review investments in underserved California markets

    trueCalSTRS' investment committee, amid mixed investment results, is scheduled to vote Friday on revisions to an in-state investment program that would take into account fiduciary duty in connection with the goal of investing 2% of the portfolio in California “emerging markets,” which CalSTRS defines ...

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  9. CalSTRS takes 30% stake in Legion Partners Asset Management

    trueCalifornia State Teachers' Retirement System, West Sacramento, hired Legion Partners Asset Management, a new activist investing firm, to run $200 million, and also is taking a 30% stake in the firm.

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  10. Pension funds oppose J.P. Morgan pay package

    trueThree pension funds will oppose the compensation package for James Dimon, chairman and CEO, and four other senior executives at J.P. Morgan Chase & Co.

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  11. Google shareholders approve pay package, re-elect all directors

    trueGoogle Inc. shareholders Wednesday re-elected all directors despite opposition to several nominees, including Sergey Brin, co-founder of the company, from major pension funds, including CalSTRS, Canada Pension Plan Investment Board and State of Wisconsin Investment Board.

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  12. Pension funds oppose Chipotle executive pay

    trueThree pension funds, Institutional Shareholder Services and Glass Lewis & Co. have lined up against Chipotle Mexican Grill Inc.'s executive pay package for Steve Ells, chairman of the company's board and co-CEO; Montgomery F. Moran, co-CEO; and two other top executives.

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  13. Gov. Brown proposes increasing CalSTRS contributions

    trueCalifornia Gov. Edmund G. "Jerry" Brown Jr. revised his proposed budget for the fiscal year that begins July 1 that includes increasing annual contributions by the state, teachers and school districts to the $183.3 billion California State Teachers' Retirement System.

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