63, Retired superintendent, Norwell, Massachusetts Public Schools
31 systems qualified for the Public Pension Principles Achievement Awards this year.
1994 Public Pension Principles Achievement Award Recipients
Last fall's GATT bill restricts savings through defined contribution plans and tightens funding requirements for defined benefit plans.
The IRS extends its voluntary compliance resolution program, easng the path for plan sponsors to admit and resolve violations.
New Mexico Public Employees Retirement Association
Local government investment pools like Orange County's are run in ways that would make a pension trustee blush. But the Orange County debacle is shining new light on this previously little-known fund category.
Orange County employees' pension assets are in no danger from the bankruptcy filing. Not so their deferred comp savings, some of which were in Citron's commingled pool.
Corporate pension execs watched their compensation slip in 1994, due partly to increased outsourcing of investment management functions. Public fund officials saw gains-but these were modest.
Salaries rose last year for pension heads at Canadian companies and at US companies with Canadian pension funds.
Non-union contractors and minority workers' advocates are successfully using ERISA to challenge state prevailing wage laws and union control of apprenticeship programs.
Limiting your money managers' holdings in any one stock
Seniors housing, with attractive demographics, attracts new interest
Post-venture stock distributions take shape as a separate asset class
New indices carve up commercial mortgage and timberland sectors
How San Mateo got free asset allocation advice from seven consultants
Going too far, but not far enough, in ERISA's direction
Index funds catch on as a low cost, easy-to-understand investment option
A 401(k) alliance that supports daily valuation and transaction processing
Lessons of the Mexican currency crisis
Controversial top hat plans catch on with top executives
Companies are looking at what goodwill is really worth