CalSTRS officials revised a policy to add alternative investments to the fund's sustainable investment and stewardship strategies portfolio.
Sheila Morgan-Johnson, executive director of the $10 billion District of Columbia Retirement Board since 2017, is retiring.
Fresno County Employees' Retirement Association allocated an additional $22 million to Eaton Vance Institutional Senior Loan Fund.
Canadian defined benefit plans are further gravitating toward greater allocations to alternative investments as they seek to derisk.
Irshaad Ahmad joined Canada Post as vice president, pension fund and chief investment officer, replacing Michael Butera.
Los Angeles Fire & Police Pensions plans to commit $700 million to $950 million to private equity in 2021.
Sempra Energy expects to contribute $246 million to its pension plans in 2021, following a $290 million contribution in 2020.
Illinois' adjusted net pension liability among its five pension plans will total $317 billion for the current year, a 19% rise over 2020.
Xerox Corp. will contribute $130 million to its global pension plans in 2021.
Evergy will contribute about $132 million to its pension plans in 2021, to fulfill the utility company's minimum funding requirements.
Occidental Petroleum Corp. expects to contribute a total of at least $170 million to its global pension plans in 2021.
Entergy plans to contribute about $356 million to its pension plans in 2021, following a $316 million contribution in 2020.
Berkshire Hathaway said its sponsoring subsidiaries expect to contribute $202 million to their pension plans in 2021.
Contributions to the Universities Superannuation Scheme need to "rise sharply" if existing benefits are to be maintained.
The average funding ratio of 19 public companies with more than $20 billion in global pension fund liabilities totaled 86.2% at year-end.
Funding ratios for corporate pension plans increased in February, as Treasury rates rose in the latter half of the month.
H.I.G. Group and The Pensions Regulator agreed to a $35 million settlement in an anti-avoidance case relating to Silentnight's pension fund.
Media group Reach agreed a $168 million buy-in with Rothesay for its West Ferry Printers Pension Scheme.
Preliminary performance of the $57.6 billion Illinois Teachers' Retirement System trailed that of its policy index in reporting periods ended Dec. 31.
Thomas Spencer, executive director of Oklahoma Teachers' Retirement System, announced plans to retire July 1.
AP1 reported a net return of 9.7% in 2020, which equated to a gain of $5.9 billion, while assets increased 7.3% for the year.
Caisse de Depot et Placement du Quebec returned a net 7.7% on its investments in 2020.
Cleveland-Cliffs plans to contribute $202 million to its global pension plans in 2021, including $118 million deferred from last year.
Varma Mutual Pension Insurance Co. has largely phased out fossil-fuel, coal production and oil exploration-linked investments.
Ohio Police & Fire Pension Fund returned a gross 9.2% for the year ended Dec. 31, also its fiscal year-end.