Quarles Urges More TIPS Use in Pension Funds

Ackerman, Andrew
March 2006
Bond Buyer;3/7/2006, Vol. 355 Issue 32333, p2
Trade Publication
The article focuses on the need of the U.S. and the local government to invest more of their pension assets into Treasury inflation protected securities (TIPS). According to Randal K. Quarles, Treasury undersecretary for domestic finance, holdings in the TIPS program represented less than one percent of the assets of the top ten state pension plans.


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