Tag: Pension funding

Connecticut State Treasurer Makes Compelling Case for ESG

An open letter penned by Connecticut State Treasurer Denise Nappier presents an articulate defense and endorsement of ESG investing programs—in this case suggesting divestment from gun manufacturers may be in the best long-term financial interest of the state’s pensioners and other stakeholders.

California Proposal Seeks Shift from Public DB to DC

Under a new bill in the California legislature, the state’s Human Resources Department would administer and oversee a defined contribution-type program for state employees, redirecting matching contributions that otherwise would be paid into the state pension system.