CALPER

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CALPERCenter for Advanced Language Proficiency Education and Research
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CalPERS spokeswoman Pat Macht said officials there had not seen Richman's request and no one was available to comment Friday.
JRT Realty's designation as a preferred real estate services provider for CalPERS is an acknowledgement of our depth of expertise and demonstrated success in managing real estate assets on behalf of our clients in the pension fund industry," explained Jodi Pulice, JRT Realty's founder and president.
I represented the state treasurer and later the state controller on the board of administration of CalPERS during the emergence of the corporate governance movement in the late '80s and early '90s.
CALPERS FUND DEPLOYS JAVA ENTERPRISE APPLICATION BUILT BY SOFTSOL RESOURCES
Richman, R-Granada Hills, wants auditors to find out whether California Public Employees Retirement System actuaries - responsible for assessing the soundness and return of investments - were subjected to undue political influence by CalPERS board members.
Under the contract, Accenture will help CalPERS transform its technology systems to meet the evolving needs of its employees and participants.
Although elected officials ultimately approve pension increases, Fritz maintained their decisions were influenced by projections prepared by CalPERS actuaries.
Second, it is notable that CalPERS has selected Hines to create the nation's first 'green' fund, based on our experience in sustainable development as recognized by the USGBC and the EPA.
As a result, CalPERS quickly created a Web site opposing privatization, even though doing so might be against state laws governing the use of public funds for campaign issues.
To select Focus List companies, CalPERS begins by screening more than 1,800 U.
CalPERS puts pressure on lagging companies to reform their board practices, rather than just selling the shares, because the fund has found that activism can improve stock performance.
Barber -- who directs a management school program through which MBA students intern at CalPERS and the California State Teachers' Retirement System -- said institutional activism to improve shareholder value should be well-grounded in scientific evidence: "We need to carefully monitor institutions to ensure they live up to these standards.