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2018

CalPERS Names Michele Nix as New Controller
August 10, 2018

CalPERS Benefits Education Event in Garden Grove
August 2, 2018

CalPERS Benefits Education Event in San Diego
July 20, 2018

CalPERS Reports Preliminary 8.6 Percent Investment Return for Fiscal Year 2017-18
July 12, 2018

CalPERS Benefits Education Event in Bakersfield
June 22, 2018

CalPERS Adopts Health Rates With a 1.16 Percent Increase
June 20, 2018

CalPERS Benefits Education Event in Riverside
May 24, 2018

CalPERS Announces Candidates for Fall 2018 Board Election
May 18, 2018

CalPERS Unveils Direct Investment Model for Private Equity
May 17, 2018

Chief Investment Officer Ted Eliopoulos to Leave CalPERS
May 14, 2018

Nominations Deadline for Board Election Approaching
May 3, 2018

CalPERS Releases New Pension Rates for State and School Employers
April 18, 2018

CalPERS Names Elisabeth Bourqui Chief Operating Investment Officer
April 13, 2018

CalPERS Benefits Education Event in Olympic Valley
April 11, 2018

CalPERS Names Beth Richtman Managing Investment Director of Sustainable Investments
April 5, 2018

CalPERS' Board Incumbents Notice Intention to Run for Re-Election
March 26, 2018

CalPERS Makes Innovative Health Plan Change for 2019
March 21, 2018

CalPERS' 2018 Corporate Engagement Strategy Aimed at Improving Financial Returns
March 20, 2018

CalPERS Benefits Education Event in Redding
February 27, 2018

CalPERS Benefits Education Event in Visalia
February 7, 2018

CalPERS Benefits Education Event in Sacramento
January 19, 2018

CalPERS Board Elects Priya Mathur as President, Rob Feckner as Vice President
January 16, 2018

CalPERS Benefits Education Event in San Luis Obispo
January 9, 2018

2017

CalPERS Selects Asset Allocation for Investment Portfolio
December 18, 2017

Brown Wins CalPERS Board Seat in Runoff; Joins Miller on Board
December 12, 2017

Richard Costigan Re-Elected to CalPERS Board
December 8, 2017

CalPERS Releases Annual Financial Report Highlighting Fund Finances
December 8, 2017

Wylie Tollette, Chief Operating Investment Officer, Leaving CalPERS Investment Office
December 4, 2017

CalPERS' Real Assets Program to Purchase Stake in Wind Farms
November 30, 2017

CalPERS to Hold Asset Liability Management Workshop
November 8, 2017

CalPERS Expands Relationship with Canyon Partners Real Estate
October 31, 2017

Miller Wins CalPERS Board Seat; Bilbrey and Brown in Runoff
October 3, 2017

Charles Asubonten Named as CFO of CalPERS
September 20, 2017

CalPERS Health Open Enrollment Starts September 11
September 7, 2017

CalPERS Announces Start of 2017 Member-at-Large Board Election; Date of Candidate Forum
August 24, 2017

CalPERS Benefits Education Event in Garden Grove
August 23, 2017

CalPERS Expands Engagement for Greater Diversity on Corporate Boards to More Than 500 U.S. Companies
August 22, 2017

CalPERS Highlights 2017 Proxy Season Accomplishments
August 16, 2017

CalPERS to Power 50 Percent of its Electricity Use Through SMUD's SolarShares Program
August 8, 2017

CalPERS Benefits Education Event in Pasadena
August 1, 2017

CalPERS Reports Preliminary 11.2 Percent Investment Return For Fiscal Year 2016-17
July 14, 2017

CalPERS Seeking Transition Managers in Global and Private Equity
July 11, 2017

CalPERS Benefits Education Event in Santa Clara
June 29, 2017

In Response to CalPERS Lawsuit, IAC Abandons Plan to Issue Non-Voting Stock
June 23, 2017

CalPERS Moves to Adopt 2018 Health Rates
June 21, 2017

CalPERS Committee Retains LTCG as Long-Term Care Administrator
June 20, 2017

CalPERS Releases Annual Reports Highlighting California Investments
June 20, 2017

CalPERS to Host Informational Webinar on the Upcoming Transition Manager Solicitation
June 14, 2017

CalPERS' Sustainable Investment Efforts Honored By Responsible Investor
June 8, 2017

CalPERS Comments on Paris Agreement Decision
June 1, 2017

CalPERS Announces Final Candidates for Board Seats
May 31, 2017

CalPERS' Climate Risk Reporting Proposal Passes at Exxon Mobil
May 31, 2017

CalPERS' Proxy Access Proposal Passes at Old Republic
May 30, 2017

CalPERS Urges Investors to Vote for Climate Change Reporting at Exxon Mobil
May 30, 2017

CalPERS Urges Old Republic Investors to Vote for Proxy Access at Annual Meeting
May 24, 2017

CalPERS Announces Candidates for Two Board Seats
May 19, 2017

CalPERS Investment Office Saves Millions in Expenses over Six-Year Period; More Cost Effective than Peers
May 16, 2017

CalPERS' Climate Risk Reporting Proposal Passes at Occidental Petroleum
May 12, 2017

CalPERS Urges Investors to Vote for Climate Change Reporting at Occidental Petroleum
May 10, 2017

Liana Bailey-Crimmins Named Chief Health Director
May 3, 2017

CalPERS Benefits Education Event in Eureka
May 2, 2017

CalPERS Information Technology Career Fair to Build a Pipeline of Talent for Filling Vacant IT Positions
April 24, 2017

CalPERS Board Adopts New Contribution Rates for State and School Employers
April 20, 2017

Réal Desrochers Leaving Private Equity Program
April 5, 2017

CalPERS Benefits Education Event in Fresno
April 4, 2017

CalPERS to Host Information Technology Career Fair to Seek Prospective Applicants
April 4, 2017

Microsoft Chairman John W. Thompson among Speakers for Largest U.S. Public Pension Plans Forum on Diversity in the Workplace and Financial Markets
March 30, 2017

Clinton L. Stevenson Named Investment Director of Investment Manager Engagement Programs
March 29, 2017

CalPERS Joins Other Investors in Continued Support of "Pay Ratio" Disclosure Requirement
March 22, 2017

CalPERS Approves New Regulations that Set Strong Safeguards against Pension Spiking
March 16, 2017

CalPERS Forced to Declare Southern California Agency in Default of Pension Obligations
March 15, 2017

CalPERS Information Technology Team Members Honored by CIO Academy
March 6, 2017

CalPERS Benefits Education Event in Santa Barbara
March 2, 2017

CalPERS’ Board Elects Committee Chairs, Vice Chairs
February 21, 2017

CalPERS Joins Investors Calling on Banks to Address Concerns Surrounding Dakota Access Pipeline
February 17, 2017

CalPERS' Board Approves Five-Year Strategic Plan
February 15, 2017

CalPERS Benefits Education Event in Millbrae
February 14, 2017

CalPERS Honored with Third Distinguished Finance Award
February 7, 2017

CalPERS Board Re-Elects Rob Feckner as President, Henry Jones as Vice President
January 17, 2017

CalPERS Benefits Education Event in Sacramento
January 12, 2017

CalPERS Names Scott Terando Chief Actuary
January 11, 2017

CalPERS Annual Report Details Fund Finances
January 5, 2017

2016

CalPERS Benefits Education Events in Carlsbad
December 29, 2016

CalPERS to Lower Discount Rate to Seven Percent Over the Next Three Years
December 21, 2016

CalPERS Votes to Expand Tobacco Investment Ban to External Managers and Affiliate Funds
December 19, 2016

CalPERS Sues to Stop IAC/InterActiveCorp from Diluting Shareowners' Voting Power
December 12, 2016

CalPERS' CERBT Program Reaches Milestone
November 22, 2016

CalPERS Cuts Costs and Saves Pension Fund $922.5 Million Over a Five-Year Span
November 22, 2016

Tip to CalPERS Leads to Criminal Charges, Order to Return Pension Benefits
November 17, 2016

CalPERS Finds the City of Loyalton in Default for Non-Payment of Pension Obligation
November 16, 2016

CalPERS Audit Exposes Pension Spiking by Former CEO of Risk Management Authority
November 16, 2016

CalPERS Joins Global Sustainability Benchmark for Real Assets Program
November 10, 2016

CalPERS Joins CDPH in Promoting Diabetes Prevention
November 1, 2016

Diverse Director DataSource Joins the Equilar Diversity Network
October 24, 2016

Cheryl Eason Appointed to Government Finance Officers Association Committee on Retirement and Benefits
September 28, 2016

CalPERS' Diversity Efforts Net Gains, Results
September 20, 2016

CalPERS Honored As Sustainable Business of 2016
September 13, 2016

CalPERS Recognized as Sustainability Leader
September 8, 2016

CalPERS Health Plan Open Enrollment Begins September 12
September 8, 2016

CalPERS Benefits Education Events in the City of Industry
August 18, 2016

CalPERS Rejects Former L.A. County Official's Pension Spiking
August 17, 2016

CalPERS 2016 Proxy Season Results in Significant Accomplishments
August 15, 2016

CalPERS Adopts Environmental, Social, and Governance Strategic Plan
August 15, 2016

CalPERS Responds to Media Coverage of its Investment Returns and Long-Term Sustainability
August 3, 2016

CalPERS Benefits Education Events in Newport Beach
July 28, 2016

CalPERS Launches Search for New Chief Actuary
July 25, 2016

CalPERS Reports Preliminary 2015-16 Fiscal Year Investment Returns
July 18, 2016

CalPERS' Cheryl Eason Named CFO of the Year Honoree
July 15, 2016

CalPERS Names Marcie Frost as New Chief Executive Officer
July 14, 2016

Appeals Court Upholds CalPERS Board Decision to Reject Ex-Vallejo City Manager Attempt to Spike Pension by More Than $1 Million
June 29, 2016

CalPERS Comments on Outcome of British Vote to Leave European Union
June 24, 2016

CalPERS to Commit Up to $11 Billion with Emerging & Transition Managers by 2020
June 23, 2016

CalPERS Benefits Education Event in Los Angeles
June 22, 2016

CalPERS Names Douglas Hoffner Interim CEO
June 20, 2016

Pension Reform Nets Savings for CalPERS Employers
June 16, 2016

CalPERS Keeps Health Premium Increases Low for 2017
June 15, 2016

CalPERS Releases Annual Reports Highlighting California Investments
June 13, 2016

CalPERS Comments on Federal Sentencing of Former CEO Fred Buenrostro
May 31, 2016

CalPERS' Proxy Access Proposal Passes at Old Republic
May 27, 2016

CalPERS Urges Old Republic Investors to Vote for Proxy Access at Annual Meeting
May 26, 2016

CalPERS Wins Government Finance Award For Sustainable Pension Policy
May 25, 2016

CalPERS' Climate Risk Reporting Proposal Overwhelmingly Passes at Glencore Plc.
May 19, 2016

CalPERS Investment Office Saves Millions in Expenses over Five-Year Period; More Cost Effective than Peers
May 19, 2016

CalPERS Picks OptumRx as New Pharmacy Benefits Manager
May 18, 2016

CalPERS Shortens Period to Review Tobacco Divestments
May 16, 2016

CalPERS Again Earns 'AAA' Grade in Asset Owners Disclosure Project 2016 Climate Change Survey
May 12, 2016

CalPERS Urges Glencore Plc. Investors to Vote for Climate Change Reporting at Annual Meeting
May 11, 2016

CalPERS' Climate Risk Reporting Proposal Overwhelmingly Passes at Rio Tinto Plc
May 5, 2016

CalPERS Makes First U.S. Transportation Investment, Purchases Share of Toll Road in State of Indiana
May 4, 2016

CalPERS Hears Report on the Financial Benefits of Diversity and Inclusion in the Global Corporate Market
April 28, 2016

CalPERS Board Rejects Attempt by Private, Non-Profit Santa Clara Executive to Gain Public Pension
April 26, 2016

CalPERS Leads in Conservation Efforts
April 22, 2016

CalPERS CEO Speaks at United Nations in honor of the signing of the Paris Climate Change Agreement
April 22, 2016

CalPERS' Climate Risk Reporting Proposal Overwhelmingly Passes at Anglo American
April 21, 2016

CalPERS Benefits Education Events in Redding
April 21, 2016

CalPERS Board Approves New Rates for State and School Employers
April 20, 2016

CalPERS Urges Investors to Vote for Climate Change Reporting at Anglo American Plc.
April 19, 2016

CalPERS Sets Path to Review Divestment
April 18, 2016

CalPERS Approves New Real Assets Strategic Plan
April 18, 2016

CalPERS Urges Investors to Vote for Climate Change Reporting at Rio Tinto
April 8, 2016

CalPERS Issues Fraud Alert for Riverside County Members
March 30, 2016

CalPERS' Infrastructure Program to Purchase Stake in California Solar Power Generation Company
March 23, 2016

CalPERS Benefits Education Events in Oakland
March 22, 2016

CalPERS Signs Japan's Institutional Investor Stewardship Code Promoting Corporate Engagement
March 17, 2016

CalPERS Revises Governance Policy, Adopts 12 Years as Threshold for Director Independence on Corporate Boards
March 14, 2016

CalPERS Names Marlene Timberlake D'Adamo as Chief Compliance Officer
March 11, 2016

CalPERS Settles Moody's Negligent Ratings Case for Record $130 Million
March 9, 2016

CalPERS Information Technology Staff Honored
February 26, 2016

CalPERS Guards Against Attempts to Use Lawsuit Settlement Payments to Inflate Pensions
February 25, 2016

CalPERS Launches Search for New Chief Executive Officer
February 23, 2016

CalPERS Board Elects Committee Chairs and Vice Chairs
February 18, 2016

Proxy Access, Climate Risk Reporting, and Diversity Top CalPERS' List of Corporate Engagement in 2016
February 16, 2016

CalPERS Endorses New ILPA Fee Reporting Template
January 29, 2016

CalPERS Honored for Diversity
January 27, 2016

CalPERS Benefits Education Event in Seaside
January 26, 2016

CalPERS CEO Anne Stausboll to Retire at Fiscal Year-End After More Than 7 Years
January 21, 2016

CalPERS Board Re-Elects Rob Feckner as President, Henry Jones as Vice President
January 19, 2016

CalPERS Benefits Education Event in Rohnert Park
January 12, 2016

CalPERS' Annual Report Highlights Investment, Finance Progress
January 7, 2016

2015

CalPERS Expands Proxy Voting Information Available on its Website
December 21, 2015

CalPERS Signs Paris Climate Change Pledge
December 14, 2015

CalPERS and its CIO Honored with 2015 Asset Owner Award
December 4, 2015

CalPERS Benefits Education Events Coming to Northern California
December 3, 2015

CalPERS' Active Private Equity Funds Generated $24.2 Billion in Net Gains for the Fund; Releases Profit Shared with Investment Partners
November 24, 2015

CalPERS Honored With Second Distinguished Finance Award
November 23, 2015

CalPERS Board President Responds to Governor's Comments Regarding New Risk Mitigation Policy
November 20, 2015

CalPERS Orders Former City of Vernon Official to Repay $3.4 Million
November 18, 2015

CalPERS Adopts Funding Risk Mitigation Policy to Rein in Risk and Volatility in Pension System
November 18, 2015

CalPERS Agrees to Sell Non-Strategic Real Estate Assets
November 12, 2015

CalPERS to Host Private Equity Workshop
November 9, 2015

CalPERS Board Adopts Decision that Former Loomis Fire Chief Violated Pension Law
October 21, 2015

CalPERS Dependent Eligibility Verification Saves System Millions
October 20, 2015

CalPERS Names Brad W. Pacheco Deputy Executive Officer for Communications & Stakeholder Relations
October 19, 2015

CalPERS to Set Talks With Thermal Coal Companies
October 8, 2015

CalPERS Names Mary Anne Ashley Chief of Legislative Affairs
October 7, 2015

CalPERS Announces Results of its 2015 PRI Assessment Report
September 24, 2015

CalPERS Begins Health Plan Open Enrollment September 14
September 10, 2015

CalPERS Announces Creation of Sustainability Benchmark for Infrastructure Investments
September 10, 2015

CalPERS Names Doug McKeever Deputy Executive Officer for Benefit Programs Policy and Planning
September 2, 2015

CalPERS Pension Benefits Generate Nearly $31 Billion in Economic Activity
August 26, 2015

CalPERS Benefits Education Event in Sacramento
August 11, 2015

CalPERS to Host Forum to Examine Topic of Diversity in Business and Finance
July 29, 2015

CalPERS Highlights Outcome of Proxy Voting Initiatives
July 22, 2015

CalPERS Benefits Education Event in Garden Grove
July 21, 2015

CalPERS Benefits Education Event in Bakersfield
July 16, 2015

CalPERS Reports Preliminary 2014-15 Fiscal Year Investment Returns
July 13, 2015

CalPERS Names Tina Campbell Chief of Human Resources Division
July 9, 2015

CalPERS to Report Private Equity Carried Interest
July 2, 2015

CalPERS Launches New Website
July 1, 2015

CalPERS to Sell Portion of Real Estate Portfolio
June 30, 2015

CalPERS Board Designates City of Bell Pension-Spiking Case as Precedential
June 24, 2015

CalPERS Benefits Education Events in Riverside
June 23, 2015

CalPERS Benefits Education Events in Los Angeles
June 23, 2015

CalPERS Releases Annual Reports Highlighting California Investments and Their Benefits
June 17, 2015

CalPERS Committee Moves to Recommend 2016 Health Plan Premium Rates
June 16, 2015

CalPERS to Sell Ownership Stake in Real Estate Manager Bentall Kennedy
June 15, 2015

CalPERS Honored with Corporate Governance, Sustainability Awards
June 10, 2015

Nine CalPERS Benefits Education Events Scheduled in FY 2015-16
June 2, 2015

CalPERS Names Beliz Chappuie Chief Auditor
May 22, 2015

CalPERS Announces $1 Billion Asia-Pacific Infrastructure Partnership with QIC
May 20, 2015

Henry Jones Declared Unofficial Winner of Retired Member Representative Seat on CalPERS Board
May 15, 2015

CalPERS Benefits Education Events in Pasadena & Redwood City
May 12, 2015

Proxy Advisors Back CalPERS' Board Accountability Proposal at Kohl's Corporation Shareowner Meeting
May 5, 2015

CalPERS Again Earns 'AAA' Grade in Asset Owners Disclosure Project 2015 Climate Change Survey
April 29, 2015

CalPERS Calls BP Shareowner Victory a "Game Changer"
April 17, 2015

CalPERS Supports Climate Change Reporting Resolution at BP Annual Shareholder Meeting
April 16, 2015

CalPERS Benefits Education Event in San Diego
April 15, 2015

CalPERS Green Initiatives Save Water and Energy
April 14, 2015

CalPERS State, School Pension Contribution Rates Lower than Projected; Rise for New Fiscal Year
April 14, 2015

CalPERS Investment Office Cuts Expenses for Five-Year Period, Tops Peer Benchmark in Cost Survey
April 13, 2015

CalPERS Benefits Education Event in Olympic Valley April 10-11
March 18, 2015

CalPERS Receives Distinguished Finance Award
March 17, 2015

CalPERS Commits $75 Million to Emerging Manager Program Firm Siris Partners
March 12, 2015

CalPERS Bailey-Crimmins Named CIO of the Year
February 26, 2015

CalPERS to Open 2015 Board Election
February 25, 2015

CalPERS Benefits Education Events in Irvine
February 24, 2015

CalPERS Board Elects Committee Chairs and Vice Chairs
February 19, 2015

CalPERS Joins Large Investors Calling for Green Bond Market Principles
February 11, 2015

CalPERS Names Paul Mouchakkaa Senior Investment Officer for Real Assets
February 4, 2015

CalPERS to Recover More than $300 Million from Standard & Poor's in Investment Ratings Settlements
February 3, 2015

CalPERS Board Re-Elects Feckner as President; Elects Henry Jones as Vice President
January 20, 2015

Bill Slaton Reappointed to CalPERS Board
January 16, 2015

New Reports Detail Pension Fund Finances
January 13, 2015

CalPERS Benefits Education Events in San Luis Obispo
January 12, 2015

CalPERS Issues Statement on Proposed State Budget
January 9, 2015

CalPERS Benefits Education Events in Cathedral City
January 8, 2015