RI has partnered with the Committee on Workers Capital (CWC) to publish a series of CWC Trustee Profile interviews with union-nominated pension fund trustees that touch on the role of individual board members in driving innovation around responsible investment at their funds. This installment is with Sharon Hendricks, Vice-Chair of the CalSTRS Board of Trustees.
CalSTRS is the largest educator-only pension fund in the world with assets totaling approximately $213.5 billion as of July 31, 2017. The investment portfolio is broadly diversified into seven asset categories.
Current Market Value by Asset Class, Asset Allocation, Targets
The CalSTRS investment portfolio is designed to perform best in a period of positive economic growth. It is also designed, through diversification, to hold value during economic slowdowns.
Total Assets Over Time
Portfolio values and performance results may vary from information presented in the Basic Financial Statements due to rounding, portfolio management requirements and Generally Accepted Accounting Principles.
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