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

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February 15, 2022

View February 15, 2022 Investment Committee Open Session Meeting Transcript (PDF)

Open Session

9:00 a.m.

  1. Item
    1. Call to Order and Roll Call (PDF)
    2. Election of the Chair and Vice Chair
    3. Approval of the February 15, 2022 Investment Committee Timed Agenda (PDF)
    4. Executive Report — Interim Chief Investment Officer Briefing (This item will be presented verbally at the meeting.)Dan Bienvenue
    5. Action Consent ItemDan Bienvenue
      1. Approval of the November 15, 2021 Investment Committee Open Session Meeting Minutes (PDF)
      2. Approval of the November 16, 2021 Investment Committee Open Session Meeting Minutes (PDF)
    6. Information Consent ItemsDan Bienvenue
      1. Annual Calendar Review (PDF)
      2. Draft Agenda for the March 14, 2022 Investment Committee Meeting (PDF)
    7. Information Agenda Items
      1. CalPERS Trust Level Review – Consultant Report (PDF)Tom Toth, Wilshire Associates Consulting; Steve McCourt, Meketa Investment Group
        1. Attachment 1 (PDF)
        2. Attachment 2 (PDF)
        3. Attachment 3 (PDF)
        4. Attachment 4 (PDF)
        5. Attachment 5 (PDF)
      2. CalPERS Trust Level Review (PDF)Dan Bienvenue, Arnie Phillips, Lauren Rosborough Watt
        1. Attachment 1 (PDF)
        2. Attachment 2 (PDF)
        3. Attachment 3 (PDF)
      3. Proxy Voting and Corporate Engagements Update (PDF)Simiso Nzima
        1. Attachment 1 (PDF)
      4. Summary of Committee Direction (Verbal Report)Dan Bienvenue
      5. 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 ItemDan Bienvenue
      1. Approval of the November 15, 2021 Investment Committee Closed Session Meeting Minutes
    3. Information Agenda Items – External Manager and Investment Decision Updates
      1. Private EquityGreg Ruiz
      2. Real AssetsSarah Corr
      3. Global EquitySimiso Nzima
      4. Global Fixed IncomeArnie Phillips
      5. OpportunisticJean Hsu
      6. Trust Level Portfolio ManagementSterling Gunn
      7. Sustainable InvestmentsJames Andrus
    4. Information Agenda Item – Investment Strategy Session with the Board's Independent Consultants


Location

CalPERS Headquarters
Robert F. Carlson Auditorium
Lincoln Plaza North
400 P Street
Sacramento, CA 95811

Parking
CalPERS Building Guide (PDF)

Security

For your safety, attendees are screened upon entering the auditorium.