US - A group of Pennsylvania pension funds have received a US$23m cash settlement with Time Warner and its AOL subsidiary over allegations the companies issued misleading financial statements that led to the funds paying artificially inflated prices for their securities.
The funds - US$57.1bn Pennsylvania Public School Employees’ Retirement System (PSERS), the $29bn Pennsylvania State Employees’ Retirement System (SERS), the State Workers’ Insurance Fund and the Tobacco...
US - The Teacher Retirement System of Texas has agreed to issue $6bn combined to Kohlberg Kravis Roberts and Apollo Global Management expanding its strategic partnership programme to the private markets.
US - All US institutional investors performed negatively in the third quarter of 2011 with the median public, corporate and multi-employer funds down 8.94%, 7.94% and 9.03% respectively, Wilshire Trust Universe Comparison Service (Wilshire TUCS) results...
US - The California State Teachers' Retirement System (CalSTRS) has adopted a policy which puts pressure on company management teams to disclose their political contributions.
US - The New York State Teachers' Retirement System posted returns of 23.3% in the 12 months ended 30 June, the highest one-year return in 25 years.
US - The $22bn Employees Retirement System of Texas (ERS) has selected Deutsche Bank as its new securities lending provider, replacing JP Morgan Chase.