A new proposed settlement to end litigation against Rhode Island’s state pension overhaul was revealed in court on Thursday.
April 03, 2015 | 03:37 pm
The Kansas General Assembly passed a bill to issue $1 billion in pension obligation bonds for the $16 billion Kansas Public Employees Retirement System.
April 03, 2015 | 01:08 pm
The Kansas House of Representatives voted Wednesday to issue $1.5 billion in pension obligation bonds for the Kansas Public Employees Retirement System, Topeka.
March 26, 2015 | 01:35 pm
Public pension funds will continue to shape public policy, budgets and potentially credit quality for states, said a report from Standard & Poor's.
March 24, 2015 | 04:00 pm
New GASB standards reveal “contribution weaknesses” in public pension funding, but their impact on credit ratings is minimal, said a report from Moody's Investors Service.
March 17, 2015 | 03:27 pm
Companies are increasingly lengthening their pension fund amortization periods by three years or more in an effort to relieve pressure on repairing funding gaps, new research shows.
March 16, 2015 | 01:22 pm
Most governments made good-faith efforts to fund their pension plans, and only a few “severely neglected” their funding responsibilities, said a new study released Wednesday by the...
March 11, 2015 | 03:00 pm
Fifty-one companies so far have announced they will contribute a combined $17.35 billion to their pension funds in 2015.
March 09, 2015
The city of Houston will save more than $70 million in pension payments over the next three years and halt lawsuits and proposed pension changes aimed at city firefighters under an agreement signed...
March 06, 2015 | 06:51 pm
The funding ratio of 131 state defined benefit plans rose 6 percentage points to 80% in fiscal year 2014, said a report from Wilshire Consulting.
March 03, 2015 | 04:19 pm
BP PLC expects to contribute a total of $4.72 billion to its U.K. defined benefit plans through 2021, said its annual report released Tuesday.
March 03, 2015 | 04:09 pm
The Kansas Senate passed a bill to issue $1 billion in pension obligation bonds to improve the funding of the Kansas Public Employees Retirement System.
February 27, 2015 | 04:37 pm
Exelis Inc. expects to contribute between $175 million and $185 million to its $4.56 billion defined benefit plan in 2015, its latest 10-K filing shows.
February 27, 2015 | 04:25 pm
Exxon Mobil Corp. expects to contribute $560 million to its non-U.S. pension funds in 2015.
February 26, 2015 | 02:11 pm
Sears Holdings Corp. expects to contribute $275 million to its U.S. pension fund in 2015.