TITLE

COPERA Asset Mix Stays Unchanged

AUTHOR(S)
Braunschweig, Carolina
PUB. DATE
March 2006
SOURCE
Investment Management Weekly;3/27/2006, Vol. 19 Issue 12, p3
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the decision of Colorado Public Employees' Retirement Association (COPERA) board to stay with its current mix of equities, fixed-income and alternative assets. Percentage of the fund's assets that need to be invested in public equities according to the plan's asset allocation policy; Information on candidates approved by the board of COPERA for its election in May 2006.
ACCESSION #
20322146

 

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