WEST SACRAMENTO, Calif. (July 20, 2018) – The California State Teachers’ Retirement System announced that the fund posted a 9.0 percent return (net of fees) for the 2017-18 fiscal year, exceeding the investment assumption of 7.0 percent for the second consecutive year and helping advance the fund towards full funding in the decades ahead. As of June 30, 2018, the total fund value was $223.8 billion.
The Comprehensive Annual Financial Report of the California State Teachers’ Retirement System reflects the collaborative effort of CalSTRS staff under the leadership of the Teachers’ Retirement Board.
CalSTRS continues to be a leader in investment diversity and sustainability. CalSTRS is successful because of the diligent efforts of staff, advisors, organizations and many others who are dedicated to the financial welfare of California’s educators.
CalSTRS is pleased to publish our fifth annual Corporate Governance Report. This is an opportunity for us as a large, long-term shareholder to communicate with our stakeholders, beneficiaries, investment partners and portfolio companies the priorities of our Corporate Governance Program.
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