State of Wisconsin Investment Board

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  1. Public pension plans make strides in staff pay

    trueTwo large public pension plans recently adopted new compensation plans executives hope will enable them to recruit and retain key investment professionals.

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  1. Chipotle shareholders reject proxy access proposals, ratify executive pay

    trueChipotle Mexican Grill Inc. shareholders at the company’s annual meeting Wednesday rejected two proxy access proposals, including one co-filed by the $163.4 billion New York City Retirement Systems, $56 billion UAW Retiree Medical Benefits Trust, Ann Arbor, Mich., and $5 billion Philadelphia Public ...

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  2. Wisconsin Investment Board pays investment staff $10.3 million incentive compensation

    trueState of Wisconsin Investment Board, Madison, paid $11.9 million in incentive compensation to staff in 2014 for exceeding investment performance benchmarks over the past five years.

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  3. Wisconsin Investment Board moving $660 million to private equity, real estate

    trueState of Wisconsin Investment Board made eight private equity commitments totaling $390 million and two real estate commitments totaling $270 million.

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  4. Wisconsin Investment Board seeks multiasset managing director

    trueState of Wisconsin Investment Board, Madison, is seeking a managing director, multiasset, absolute return and overlay portfolios.

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  5. Wisconsin Investment Board looking for consultant for private equity accounting, reporting

    trueState of Wisconsin Investment Board, Madison, is searching for a consultant for private equity accounting and reporting.

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  6. Wisconsin state board eyes private equity consulting searches in early 2016

    truetate of Wisconsin Investment Board plans to issue an RFP in early 2016 for private equity consulting.

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  7. 2 pension funds focusing on smaller private equity funds

    trueState of Wisconsin Investment Board is investing in smaller private equity managers

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  8. 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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  9. Wisconsin's portfolio management system is celestially inspired

    trueThe State of Wisconsin Investment Board invokes Mars, the god of war, as well as powerful symbols of the color red, fire and a circle to bring to life and infuse with energy its new ARIES portfolio management system.

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  10. Wisconsin state board, alumni group hire general partner to lead venture capital fund

    trueGreg Robinson was named general partner of 4490 Ventures, a newly formed venture capital fund created by the $101.3 billion State of Wisconsin Investment Board and the $2.5 billion Wisconsin Alumni Research Foundation that is focused on seed and early stage investments primarily in Wisconsin ...

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  11. Wisconsin investment funds top benchmarks in 2013

    trueState of Wisconsin Investment Board's $86.5 billion diversified core fund's investments returned 13.5% for 2013, outperforming its customized benchmark's 12.9% return.

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  12. Wisconsin Retirement System contributions to increase 5.6% in 2014

    trueTotal contributions to the $92.3 billion Wisconsin Retirement System, Madison, will rise to an estimated $1.85 billion in calendar year 2014, a 5.6% increase from this year, as a result of rate boosts for participating employers and employees, according to projections from Bob Willett, chief ...

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  13. Wisconsin investment board weighing options on real estate consultant

    trueState of Wisconsin Investment Board, Madison, issued an RFP for a real estate consultant.

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