From SERS’ humble beginning as the Cleveland Custodians Pension Fund to today’s organisation that serves more than 190,000 members and retirees, SERS has become Ohio’s third largest public pension fund. A comprehensive investment policy developed by staff and approved by the SERS Retirement Board provides direction for long-term investment activity. The investment department oversees the investment of fund assets that are externally managed by a diverse group of top-tier investment managers to achieve the highest possible return at an acceptable level of risk.
Farouki Majeed is worried about the future. His concerns are centred around the implications of the enormous US federal debt; the global competitiveness of the US and Chinese economies; inflation; and the potential erosion of the value of the US dollar.
Amanda WhiteApril 21, 2021
Investors were challenged to think differently about their portfolios by the latest academic thinking from Stanford University at a one-day investment roundtable in California last week. Chief investment officers from US public and corporate pension funds, endowments and foundations convened at Menlo Park, the home of Stanford University, for a one-day investment think-tank. Three finance […]
Amanda WhiteFebruary 12, 2014
Three finance professors from Stanford University presented their latest papers on active management, private equity and financial regulation, which were debated and work-shopped by US institutional investors in a one-day investment think tank. Chief investment officers from US public and corporate pension funds, endowments and foundations convened at Menlo Park, the home of Stanford University, […]
STAFF WRITERFebruary 5, 2014