Loop: Pensions Fixable

Shields, Yvette
October 2010
Investment Dealers' Digest;10/22/2010, Vol. 76 Issue 39, p9
Trade Publication
The article presents a report from Loop Capital Markets LLC which reviews a total of 244 of the biggest state plans in the U.S. in 2010. According to Loop, some states might face a severe pension-fund computing, but the problems can be manage if lawmakers act immediately. Christopher Mier, lead municipal strategist of Loop, the problem of state pension funding, while severe, is still resolvable.


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