News & Updates
Pension plan administrators and trustees may want to take a look at what some public- and private-sector organizations are doing to recognize diversity in their workplaces. Several organizations are giving their employees time off to celebrate June 19, a Texas observance known as Juneteenth, the day in which the end of slavery in the U.S. was officially announced.
UPDATE 6/12/20 -- On June 11, Texas Gov. Greg Abbott issued a proclamation extending the state's Disaster Declaration in response to the COVID-19 pandemic. A provision in the declaration allows governmental bodies, including state and local pension boards, to continue hosting remote meetings.
On Wednesday, May 20, the Texas Association of Public Employee Retirement Systems hosted a webinar focused on the importance of pension plan liquidity management in response to COVID-19.