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10 Things You Should Know About Public Pension Disclosure Changes

State and local government retirement systems have significant oversight and disclosure requirements, some of which are being considerably modified. Several new and separate public pension calculations are being published – each derived in different manners and for distinct purposes – and could easily be misunderstood and create confusion. Check out the fact sheet for ten key takeaways regarding existing disclosures, Read More

Understanding New Public Pension Funding Guidelines and Calculations

Understanding public pension data has become more complex as GASB, the rating agencies, and governments themselves may all be using different sets of pension numbers for different purposes. The Center, ICMA, and other leading national associations representing state and local governments, agencies, and officials, have developed a one-page summary to help explain the differences among these numbers; how each has its own intended purpose and audience; and new resources available to lawmakers to address pension funding.