Join Date: Feb 2003
Private Equity Firms: Another View
I wanted to pull this out of its most baldly political context (that other thread), and post a link here to an opinion piece from Oregon's Democratic State Treasurer (Ted Wheeler) and the Chairman of the Oregon Investment Council (Keith Larson).
They are responsible for overseeing the investment of billions of dollars in the Oregon public employees pension and the Individual Account Plans of thousands of Oregon state, city, school, and county employees.
Here is a link to the column
With pension fund investments, private equity pays off for Oregon
and here is a link to how the investments have done since 2004, which is when the Individual Account Plans started as the defined contribution part of a hybrid retirement plan
Here are the first few paragraphs of the essay
Last edited by roni; 06-25-2012 at 11:20 AM..