TITLE

West Virginia Considers New Investment Rules

PUB. DATE
March 2006
SOURCE
Investment Management Weekly;3/6/2006, Vol. 19 Issue 9, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the U.S. Senate's approval of a bill that would allow the West Virginia Investment Management Board to invest up to 70% of its assets in stocks. Provisions of the current law on investment in the state; Benefits of the legislation according to Craig Slaughter, executive director of the fund.
ACCESSION #
20204363

 

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