Pension and OPEB Funding Strategies

CPE Credits: 
1.5
Session Time: 
Tuesday, May 8, 2018 - 3:35pm to 4:50pm
Room: 
220/229
Field of Study: 
Finance
Level: 
Intermediate
Prerequisite: 
Basic understanding with government budgeting along with pension and benefit administration
Description: 

One of a government's main fiscal concerns is achieving sustainable funding for its pension and OPEB plans. Failing to fund the plans properly leads to compromised long-term investment performance and, ultimately, higher required employer contributions. Attendees at this session will learn the essential strategic elements of properly funding a pension or OPEB plan, including funding and amortization methods, musts for employer contributions, and what actuarial information you'll need. Experts will also explain options for reducing volatility.

Speakers: 
Moderator
Director
Office of Financial Policy & Planning, County of San Diego, CA
Speaker
Executive Director
Maine Public Employees Retirement System
Speaker
Chief Financial Officer
Illinois Municipal Retirement Fund
Speaker
Director of Actuarial Services
ICMA-RC
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