This committee reviews investment transactions, the investment performance of both internal and external managers, and establishes investment policy and strategy.

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Meeting Agenda for August 13, 2018

View Open Session Meeting Transcript (PDF)

Open Session

9:00 a.m.
Or Upon Adjournment or Recess of Board Closed Session – Whichever is Later

  1. Item
    1. Call to Order and Roll Call (PDF)
    2. Approval of the August 13, 2018 Investment Committee Timed Agenda (PDF)
    3. Executive Report – Chief Investment Officer Briefing (This item will be presented verbally at the meeting.)Ted Eliopoulos
    4. Action Consent ItemTed Eliopoulos
      1. Approval of the June 18, 2018 Investment Committee Meeting Minutes (PDF)
    5. Information Consent ItemsTed Eliopoulos
      1. Annual Calendar Review (PDF)
      2. Draft Agenda for the September 24, 2018 Investment Committee Meeting (PDF)
      3. Monthly Update – Performance and Risk (PDF)
        1. Attachment 1 (PDF)
        2. Attachment 2 (PDF)
      4. Monthly Update – Investment Compliance (PDF)
        1. Attachment 1 (PDF)
        2. Attachment 2 (PDF)
    6. Action Agenda Item – Policy and Delegation
      1. Revision of the Private Equity Program Policy – Second Reading (PDF)Kit Crocker and Sarah Corr
        1. Attachment 1 (PDF)
        2. Attachment 2 (PDF)
        3. Attachment 3 (PDF)
    7. Action Agenda Item – Independent Oversight
      1. Board Investment Consultant Request for Proposal – Public and Private (PDF)Ted Eliopoulos and Elisabeth Bourqui
        1. Attachment 1 (PDF)
    8. Information Agenda Items – Total Fund
      1. CalPERS Trust Level Review (PDF)Ted Eliopoulos, Elisabeth Bourqui, Eric Baggesen, and John Rothfield
        1. Attachment 1 (PDF)
        2. Attachment 2 (PDF)
        3. Attachment 3 (PDF)
        4. Attachment 4 (PDF)
        5. Attachment 5 (PDF)
        6. Attachment 6 (PDF)
      2. CalPERS Trust Level Review – Consultant Report (PDF)Andrew Junkin and Rose Dean, Wilshire Associates
        Allan Emkin and Christy Fields, Pension Consulting Alliance
        Stephen McCourt and Steve Hartt, Meketa Investment Group
        1. Attachment 1 (PDF)
        2. Attachment 2 (PDF)
        3. Attachment 3 (PDF)
        4. Attachment 4 (PDF)
        5. Attachment 5 (PDF)
      3. Iran/Sudan Update (PDF)Kit Crocker
    9. Information Agenda Items – Program Reviews
      1. Trust Level Portfolio Management Annual Program Review (PDF)Ted Eliopoulos, Elisabeth Bourqui, and Eric Baggesen
        1. Attachment 1 (PDF)
      2. Consultant Review of Trust Level Portfolio Management Program (PDF)Andrew Junkin and Rose Dean, Wilshire Associates
        1. Attachment 1 (PDF)
      3. Opportunistic Strategies Annual Program Review (PDF)Kevin Winter, Tom McDonagh, and Jean Hsu
        1. Attachment 1 (PDF)
      4. Consultant Review of the Opportunistic Strategies Program (PDF)Andrew Junkin, Wilshire Associates
        1. Attachment 1 (PDF)
    10. Information Agenda Item – Independent Oversight
      1. Review of Survey Results on Board Investment Consultants (PDF)Kristin LaMantia
        1. Attachment 1 (PDF)
    11. Summary of Committee Direction (Oral Report)Ted Eliopoulos
    12. Public Comment

Closed Session

Upon Adjournment or Recess of Open Session (Government Code sections 11126(a)(1), (c)(16) and (e))

  1. Item
    1. Call to Order and Roll Call
    2. Action Consent ItemsTed Eliopoulos
      1. Approval of the June 18, 2018 Investment Committee Closed Session Meeting Minutes
    3. Information Consent ItemsTed Eliopoulos
      1. Closed Session Activity Reports
        1. Status of Action Items Not Yet Reported
        2. Items Completed Under Delegated Authority
        3. Disclosure of Placement Agent Fees: Proposed Investments
        4. Investment Proposal Status Reports
    4. Information Agenda Items – Total Fund
      1. Opportunistic Strategies Annual Program ReviewKevin Winter, Tom McDonagh, and Jean Hsu
      2. CalPERS Trust Level ReviewTed Eliopoulos, Elisabeth Bourqui, and Eric Baggesen
      3. Update on Private Equity Business ModelTed Eliopoulos and John Cole
    5. Information Agenda Items – External Manager and Investment Decision Updates
      1. Private EquitySarah Corr
      2. Real AssetsPaul Mouchakkaa
      3. Global EquityDan Bienvenue
      4. Global Fixed IncomeArnie Phillips
      5. OpportunisticKevin Winter
      6. Trust Level Portfolio ManagementEric Baggesen
    6. Information Agenda Item – Investment Strategy Session with the Board's Independent Consultants

Notes

  1. Items designated for Information are appropriate for Committee Action if the Committee wishes to take action. Any Agenda Item from a properly noticed Committee meeting, held immediately prior to this Board meeting, may be considered by the Board.
  2. The hour designated as the earliest starting time for this meeting is not intended to communicate the expected duration (or ending time) of the preceding meeting.
  3. Public comment may be taken on any agenda item. There is a three-minute limitation on each public comment, unless otherwise directed by the Presiding Officer. (Cal. Code Regs. tit. 2, § 552.1.)
  4. Board Members may attend meetings of committees of which they are not members and participate in the discussions during those meetings.


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Parking
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