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New York State Teamsters submits benefit reduction plan to Treasury Department

New York State Teamsters submits benefit reduction plan to Treasury Department

New York State Teamsters Conference Pension and Retirement Fund applied to reduce benefits under the Multiemployer Pension Reform Act of 2014.

September 21, 2016 | 03:24 pm

Unprecedented Treasury sales drive 10-year yields to highest since Brexit vote

Ten-year Treasury yields reached the highest since June before an unprecedented slate of note auctions and the last scheduled Federal Reserve speaker before next week's policy meeting

September 12, 2016 | 11:43 am

Furniture workers multiemployer plan applies for benefit cuts

United Furniture Workers Pension Fund A, Nashville, Tenn., is seeking permission to cut benefits for participants, including retirees, as part of a proposed rescue plan awaiting approval from the...

September 09, 2016 | 05:07 pm
Teamsters, Bricklayers funds eye multiemployer benefit cuts

Teamsters, Bricklayers funds eye multiemployer benefit cuts

New York State Teamsters Conference Pension and Retirement Fund is expected to file an application on Aug. 25 to reduce benefits under the Multiemployer Pension Reform Act of 2014, according to a...

August 12, 2016 | 03:29 pm
U.S. Treasury sees bond liquidity, but not as we know it

U.S. Treasury sees bond liquidity, but not as we know it

Debt investors can breathe a sigh of relief and stop fretting about liquidity in the market, according to the U.S. Treasury.

July 07, 2016 | 10:31 am
FSOC rescinds GE’s too-big-to-fail designation

FSOC rescinds GE’s too-big-to-fail designation

The Financial Stability Oversight Council voted to rescind its designation of General Electric Co. as a systemically important financial institution, the Treasury Department announced Wednesday.

June 29, 2016 | 11:28 am
GAO asked to investigate Central States' investments

GAO asked to investigate Central States' investments

Members of Congress asked the Government Accountability Office on Tuesday to investigate the investment decisions made by the $17.8 billion Teamsters Central States, Southeast & Southwest Areas...

June 21, 2016 | 03:37 pm