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Posted on Wed, 17 Oct 2018 22:12:58 GMT



Report: 'True cost of government' has state $11.6 billion in the red - Watchdog.org


Watchdog.org

Report: 'True cost of government' has state $11.6 billion in the red
Watchdog.org
Florida lawmakers are using an accounting tweak to defer payments on $20 billion in pension debt, a maneuver that not only hides the “true cost of government” from voters but “passes this expense on to future taxpayers,” Truth in Accounting (TIA) CEO ...

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Posted on Mon, 24 Sep 2018 17:11:31 GMT



Romania to Double State Pensions by 2022 - Chief Investment Officer


Chief Investment Officer

Romania to Double State Pensions by 2022
Chief Investment Officer
return, the $223 billion California State Teachers' Retirement System (CalSTRS), which had a 9% return, and the $160.4 billion Florida Retirement System, which posted an 8.99% return. The Washington State Investment Board also beat its own custom ...


Posted on Tue, 16 Oct 2018 12:35:37 GMT



Many Pensions and Endowments Are Exposed to Hurricane Michael - Wall Street Journal


Wall Street Journal

Many Pensions and Endowments Are Exposed to Hurricane Michael
Wall Street Journal
About $15.7 billion in outstanding catastrophe bonds have potential exposure to Florida, where Michael was set to make landfall, according to reinsurance broker Aon Securities. In addition to cat bonds, some of these investors also have exposure to ...

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Posted on Wed, 10 Oct 2018 20:06:19 GMT



Brevard school teachers worse off than when I retired eight years ago | Opinion - Florida Today


Florida Today

Brevard school teachers worse off than when I retired eight years ago | Opinion
Florida Today
In addition, BPS contributed a supplement of 9 percent of my salary to my personal Florida Retirement System account, which was accruing 8 percent to 10 percent interest annually. I had hope for the future until I saw the changes coming in 2010. I ...

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Posted on Tue, 16 Oct 2018 14:53:18 GMT



Rick Scott Isn't Having a Great Day - Splinter


Rick Scott Isn't Having a Great Day
Splinter
Scott, a Republican, ran the pro-Trump super PAC at the same time he served as a trustee of the Florida agency, the State Board of Administration (SBA). The SBA manages the state's investments, about 80% of which are for the state pension fund's one ...

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Posted on Wed, 17 Oct 2018 21:54:37 GMT



Can You Afford Retirement in Florida? 5 Things to Know at Your 60s - Miami's Community Newspapers


Miami's Community Newspapers

Can You Afford Retirement in Florida? 5 Things to Know at Your 60s
Miami's Community Newspapers
Retirement is something that we all positively look forward to. A life with less worries, no work, just full of relaxation and chilling. Drinking beer or coffee on a weekday. Watching movies whenever we want to. Traveling the world. Spending more time ...

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Posted on Wed, 26 Sep 2018 18:30:15 GMT



Next target for improved data analysis: real estate - Pensions & Investments


Pensions & Investments

Next target for improved data analysis: real estate
Pensions & Investments
Florida manages a big chunk of passive assets in-house, including $70 billion in global equities, for example. It had 8.9% invested in real estate as of July 31, with a target allocation of 10%. The $56.7 billion Los Angeles County Employees Retirement ...

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Posted on Mon, 15 Oct 2018 04:04:53 GMT



6 People Died In Miami's Bridge Collapse. Here's What Happened To The Property Next Door. - Bisnow


Bisnow

6 People Died In Miami's Bridge Collapse. Here's What Happened To The Property Next Door.
Bisnow
Florida International University is the fourth-largest university in the U.S. with more than 55,000 students. But it only has the .... "Instead of it ending up in a pension fund at the end, all the benefits are really flowing to community ...


Posted on Wed, 17 Oct 2018 18:26:25 GMT



Frontier completes sales-leaseback of its downtown Tampa real estate - Tampa Bay Business Journal


Tampa Bay Business Journal

Frontier completes sales-leaseback of its downtown Tampa real estate
Tampa Bay Business Journal
Frontier Communications Corp. has transferred ownership of an office building in downtown Tampa to its pension fund. ... Frontier entered the Tampa Bay market in 2016, when it bought Verizon's wireline operations in Florida, California and Texas.


Posted on Wed, 19 Sep 2018 19:19:52 GMT



State of New Jersey Common Pension Fund D Buys 1200000 Shares of Freeport-McMoRan Inc (FCX) - PressOracle


PressOracle

State of New Jersey Common Pension Fund D Buys 1200000 Shares of Freeport-McMoRan Inc (FCX)
PressOracle
State Board of Administration of Florida Retirement System now owns 1,996,247 shares of the natural resource company's stock valued at $34,455,000 after buying an additional 75,434 shares during the period. Finally, Confluence Investment Management ...

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Posted on Wed, 17 Oct 2018 13:39:35 GMT



 

 
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