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SURS Board Maintains Assumed Rate of Return, Approves Private Equity Funding Plan

June 16, 2017 - 10:54

The State Universities Retirement (SURS) Board of Trustees on June 9, voted to keep the System’s long-term expected rate of investment return at 7.25 percent for FY 2018. SURS annually reviews the rate for reasonableness with the assistance of actuarial and investment consultants. The rate was most recently reduced in 2014 from 7.75 percent to the current rate.

SURS Board Approves Private Real Estate Debt Search, Restructures Passive Management Search

April 24, 2017 - 10:29

The State Universities Retirement System’s (SURS) Board of Trustees on Thursday approved a formal search for firms to provide non-core, private commercial real estate debt commingled fund investment management services. One or more investment managers will be hired to manage a total of $20-$60 million. The purpose of the allocation is to reduce total plan risk and diversify the portfolio. The RFP is available at

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