S&P: Pension Funding Hits Bottom, Ready to Rise

Glazier, Kyle
June 2014
Investment Management Mandate Pipeline;6/27/2014, p4
The article discusses the results of financial services company Standard & Poor's 2014 survey which showed that the 50-state average pension funding levels dropped 2 percentage points to 70.9 percent in 2012. Topics discussed include the poor performance of state pension investments in 2008 and 2009 and Standard & Poor's credit analyst John Sugden's prediction that pension funded level recovery would be slow and uneven.


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