Ft. Lauderdale GERS Green Lights Investment Policy

Giardina, Michael
March 2013
Investment Management Mandate Pipeline;3/11/2013, p7
The article reports on the investment policy approved by the Fort Lauderdale General Employees' Retirement System Board (GERS) in Florida to accommodate recent commitments. Pension plan administrator David Desmond confirmed that the GERS Board approved a revised policy to address increased percentages from the pension bond mix into its asset classes. The policy revision notes that the equity investments of its portfolio rose by seven percentage points to 77 percent.


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