CalSTRS in the News

CalSTRS in the news


Review recent news articles, reports and other published materials on CalSTRS programs and investments.

Article CNBC, Trading NationFebruary 24, 2020

Coronavirus fears slam stocks—what investors should watch now

Coronavirus chaos reigns.

Stocks fell sharply Monday as the number of coronavirus cases outside of China surged, with the Dow Jones Industrial Average shedding more than 1,000 points intraday and erasing its year-to-date gain.

But as investors fretted over the outbreak’s potential impact on the global economy, market commentators largely agreed that this drop, however vicious, was warranted after months of a seemingly unstoppable rally.

Article CIO Review, Commentary by Ashish JainFebruary 10, 2020

How we sharpened our agility with cloud and IT

An essential function of any organization is to periodically evaluate tits IT infrastructure in relation to its business needs, drivers and priorities. CalSTRS has three high-priority business drivers: mitigating operational risks, transforming stakeholder experience and controlling costs. CalSTRS is addressing its highest priorities by implementing a hybrid cloud IT infrastructure model that will provide cost-effective security, agility, usability and flexibility as a critical foundation for fulfilling its enterprise strategies.