TIAA-CREF Devises New Way To Pay for Research

Friedlander, Josh
August 2005
Investment Management Weekly;8/1/2005, Vol. 18 Issue 30, p4
Reports on the plan of Teachers Insurance and Annuity Association-College Retirement Equities Fund to propose fee increases on its institutional funds for internal research in the U.S. Proxy statement filed by the company to seek approval of the raise from its shareholders; Implication of the decrease in soft-dollar spending for research funding; Stance of Integrity Research Associates CEO Michael Mayhew on research expenses.


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