California State Teachers' Retirement System (CalSTRS)
CalSTRS, West Sacramento, invested $50 million in BlackRock Fixed Income Global Alpha, a global macro hedge fund.
July 11, 2013 | 04:17 pm
California State Teachers' Retirement System, West Sacramento, is searching for at least one manager to run $150 million total in active low-volatility equity and covered call strategies, according...
July 10, 2013 | 03:26 pm
Carlyle Group's fifth buyout fund is again under attack, this time following the stunning revelation that Edward J. Snowden, a former employee of Carlyle portfolio company Booz Allen Hamilton Inc.,...
June 24, 2013
Pension funds won a majority of approval from shareholders on all three proposals they filed at Netflix Inc.
June 18, 2013 | 06:04 pm
Despite opposition from large pension funds, Wal-Mart Stores Inc. shareholders voted in the majority to back management recommendations on all proposals.
June 07, 2013 | 12:31 pm
California State Teachers' Retirement System, West Sacramento, will vote against all 14 of the director nominees for Wal-Mart Stores Inc., leading a list of other pension funds opposed to at least...
June 06, 2013 | 04:23 pm
Two pension funds separately won record-high support for shareholder social proposals at any company. Both votes were for resolutions at CF Industries.
May 17, 2013 | 02:55 pm
California State Teachers' Retirement System is seeking a real estate portfolio manager, according to a posting on the $163.7 billion pension fund's website.
May 16, 2013 | 04:02 pm
Timken Co. shareholders Tuesday voted 53% in favor of a CalSTRS' proposal to split the company into separate steel and ball-bearing businesses, according to company proxy voting results.
May 07, 2013 | 03:16 pm
A shareholder proposal by the California State Teachers' Retirement System, aimed at breaking Timken Co. into two separate companies, is taking activism by pension funds to a new level.
April 29, 2013
CalSTRS' investment committee Friday approved the divestiture of holdings in two gun manufacturers that make weapons that are illegal in California.
April 12, 2013 | 06:09 pm
California State Teachers' Retirement System, West Sacramento, reached $165 billion in assets as of Wednesday, its highest level since before the start of the recent global financial crisis.
April 12, 2013 | 03:52 pm
CalSTRS and Relational Investors reaffirmed the CalSTRS proposal to split Timken Co. into two parts in an effort to bolster shareholder value after a meeting Tuesday with representatives of the...
April 03, 2013 | 03:38 pm
The California Legislative Analyst's Office in a report Wednesday said CalSTRS' $73 billion unfunded liability might be the state's “most difficult fiscal challenge” and called for an...
March 20, 2013 | 03:58 pm
Cassandra Lichnock was named chief operating officer at CalSTRS, a new position.