Pension Information

Press Release-Cost-of-living adjustment payable to eligible payees in July 2022  April 21, 2022

Maryland State Retirement and Pension System - SRPS By the Numbers - March 2022  (3/21/2022) 

Maryland State Retirement and Pension System - SRPS By the Numbers - February 2022  (2/25/2022) 

Washington Post Letter to the Editor and the Maryland State Retirement and Pension System response to it "Opinion: Maryland is wasting its pensioners’ money" (2/11/2022) 

Award-winning Popular Annual Financial Report for fiscal year 2021 (2/9/22022)

Press Release 8-10-2021 - The Maryland State Retirement and Pension System Earns Historic 26.7% During FY 2021

 

Press Release 5-19-2021 Martin Noven named Executive Director of

Maryland State Retirement Agency

AARP in the States- Maryland State Retirement and Pension System

  January/2021

National Institute on Retirement Security (NIRS)

Pensionomics-MD 2021

Pensionomics 2018

Pension Benefits and Retiree Spending

NRTA In the Know - Get the Latest News:

March 15, 2022

February 28, 2022

August 12, 2021

July 23, 2021

April 9, 2021

NRTA - Comparing Defined Benefit and Defined Contribution Retirement Plans

 

MSRA’s award-winning Popular Annual Financial Report (PAFR) is now available!  PAFR features the highlights of the FY 2020 Comprehensive Annual Financial Report (CAFR), but contains some unique information concerning the geographic distribution of benefits in the state that isn’t found in the CAFR.  You can find the PAFR here.

See all Retirement News Highlights from 2021 and 2022 here

Current Year

Retirement News - May 25, 2022  "Analysis:  FX Volatility Brings Potential Windfalls, Challenges for Investors" Markets Group

Retirement News - May 19, 2022  "CIO Elizabeth Burton to Depart From Hawaii's Pension Fund", Institutional Investor

Retirement News - May 6, 2022  "Inflation could give DB plans a boost, Curelli says", InvestmentNews

Retirement News - May 5, 2022  "Op-Ed: Public pensions: A defined contribution is a broken promise ", Milton Independent

Retirement News - May 4, 2022  "State Public Pension Fund Expected to Decline", PEW

Retirement News - April 26, 2022  "Buck Up, Bloomers. You're Still Better Off Than Your Parents.", Washington Post

Retirement News - April 11, 2022  "Piecemeal Reform Won't Solve the U.S. Retirement Crisis", Washington Post

Retirement News - April 7, 2022  "Quiet Changes During 2022 Legislative Session: Pay Increases for Top Officials ", Maryland Matters

Retirement News - April 6, 2022  "Pensions Make Progress on Russia Investments", FUNDfire

Retirement News - April 5, 2022  "Saving for Retirement Is Harder Than It Should Be", Washington Post

Retirement News - April 4, 2022  "Institutional Investors Adjust to Lower Return Expectations", FUNDfire

Retirement News - March 22, 2022  "SEC Unveils Climate Disclosure Proposal", FUNDfire

Retirement News-2 - March 16, 2022  "The SEC's Private Market Takeover", The Wall Street Journal

Retirement News - March 16, 2022  "Legislative Roundup: Gas Tax Holiday, Russian Pension Divestment, and Scrutinizing Kaiser's New Gig", Maryland Matters

Retirement News - March 15, 2022  "The Smart Way for Public Pensions to Divest from Russia ", Governing

Retirement News - March 14, 2022  "Maryland General Assembly to remove Russian investments, local businesses boycott", The Diamondback

Retirement News - March 10, 2022  "New revenue figures bolster Md.'s bulging budget surplus", The Daily Record

Retirement News - March 7, 2022  "Advocacy Group Sent Letters to State Governors Complaining About BlackRock's 'Woke' Investing ", FUNDfire

Retirement News-2 - March 4, 2022  "Maryland Lawmakers To Seek Pension Divestment From Russia", Associated Press 

Retirement News - March 4, 2022  

Retirement News - March 3, 2022  "Pension divestment: Profitable altruism is possible | Commentary", The Baltimore Sun

Retirement News-2 - March 2, 2022  "Divesting from Russia Proves Complicated for Pension Funds", The Wall Street Journal

Retirement News - March 2, 2022  "US Pensions Face Demands to Exit Hard-to-Unwind Russia Assets", Bloomberg

Retirement News-2 - March 1, 2022  "Inflation Raises Expenses for Pension Funds", The Wall Street Journal

Retirement News - March 1, 2022  "Maryland Comptroller calls on state's $68.5B pension fund to divest from Russian entities", Baltimore Business Journal

Retirement News-2 - February 28, 2022  "U.S. funds reviewing next steps in light of sanctions against Russia"

Retirement News - February 28, 2022  "U.S. Pensions with Russia Exposure Weigh Next Steps", FUNDfire

Retirement News - February 25, 2022

Retirement News - February 23, 2022

Retirement News - February 21, 2022

Retirement News - February 20, 2022

Retirement News - February 18, 2022

Retirement News - February 16, 2022

Retirement News - February 14, 2022

Retirement News - February 10, 2022

Retirement News - February 7, 2022

Retirement News - February 1, 2022

Retirement News - January 18, 2022

Retirement News - January 17, 2022

Retirement News - January 7 and 18, 2022

Retirement News - January 14, 2022

Retirement News - January 13, 2022

Retirement News - January 10, 2022

Retirement News - January 7, 2022

Retirement News - December 20, 2021


Retirement News COVID Death Benefit Press Release - June 4, 2021

All 2021 & 2022 Retirement News files