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August 23, 2019
IMRF Investments News
Information from the August 2019 meeting.
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May 17, 2019
IMRF Investments News
Information from the May 2019 meetings.
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April 18, 2019
IMRF at IEA Assembly
The Illinois Municipal Retirement Fund (IMRF) supports our public school educators and support staff at the 165th Illinois Education Association Representative Assembly.
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April 2, 2019
IMRF Named Plan Sponsor of the Year
PLANSPONSOR magazine recognizes the Illinois Municipal Retirement Fund (IMRF) as the nation's top public defined benefit system.
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March 25, 2019
Alex Wallace Elected as IMRF Board President
Nationally-recognized retirement system taps Oswego resident to lead trustee board.
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March 22, 2019
IMRF Investments News
Information from the March 2019 meetings.
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February 28, 2019
Sunshine Week 2019
The Illinois Municipal Retirement Fund spotlights transparency in governmental information during the annual Sunshine Week observance.
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February 15, 2019
IMRF Investments News
Information from the February 2019 meetings.
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January 11, 2019
Effects of Assumed Rate of Return Reduction on IMRF Employers and Members
In December 2018, the IMRF Board of Trustees reduced the return it assumes it will earn on IMRF’s investment portfolio from 7.5% to 7.25%. This change affects IMRF employers and members in certain ways.