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Minnesota Senate OKs 2018 pension bill

Courtesy of the Minnesota Teachers Retirement Association (TRA) The 2018 Omnibus Pension Bill passed out of the Minnesota Senate on a unanimous vote (66-0) on Monday, March 26. The bill will next proceed through various committees in the Minnesota House … Continue reading

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TRA Board approves “sustainability package” recommendations for pension fund — despite opposition from MSBA

In an effort to address funding shortfalls, the Minnesota Teachers Retirement Association (TRA) Board of Trustees passed “sustainability package” recommendations for its pension fund during its December 16 meeting in St. Paul. MSBA Deputy Executive Director Tiffany Rodning — MSBA’s representative … Continue reading

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Pension Update: Employers should prepare for changes to TRA fund

By Kirk Schneidawind, MSBA Executive Director The Teachers Retirement Association (TRA) recently completed an “experience study” to evaluate the system’s actual experience, and look forward to predict future experience, especially economic assumptions such as inflation and investment returns. The study … Continue reading

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