Press Releases

Press Releases

Sep-26-18 Governor Appoints Schumacher to SURS Board

Gov. Bruce Rauner has appointed Lisa Schumacher of Chicago to the State Universities Retirement System (SURS) Board of Trustees.

Sep-20-18 SURS Posts 8.25% Investment Return for FY 18

Champaign, IL - The State Universities Retirement System (SURS) announced Friday their portfolio returned 8.25 percent during Fiscal Year 2018, net of fees, exceeding the policy portfolio return of 7.86 percent. From a long-term perspective, the SURS portfolio has performed well, earning an 8.5 percent annualized rate of return over the past 30 years, well in excess of both the 8.1 percent policy portfolio return and the 7.25 percent assumed rate of return.

Sep-11-18 State Universities Retirement System Board Meetings

Champaign, IL - The Investment Committee, Audit & Risk Committee, Legal & Legislative Committee, Board Governance Committee, Executive Committee, Administration Committee and the Board of Trustees of the State Universities Retirement System (SURS) will meet on Thursday, Sept. 13 and Friday, Sept. 14, 2018, at SURS, 1901 Fox Drive in Champaign.

Jul-23-18 State Universities Retirement System Board Meeting

Champaign, IL - The Executive Committee of the Board of Trustees of the State Universities Retirement System (SURS) will meet on Wednesday, July 25, 2018, at the offices of Burke, Burns & Pinelli, Ltd., 70 West Madison Street in Chicago.

Times shown on the agenda that follows are approximate.

Jun-05-18 State Universities Retirement System Board Meetings

Champaign, IL -The Investment Committee, Executive Committee, Audit & Risk Committee, Legal & Legislative Committee, Administration Committee and the Board of Trustees of the State Universities Retirement System (SURS) will meet on Thursday, June 7 and Friday, June 8, 2018, at Northern Trust, 50 S. LaSalle St. in Chicago.

May-04-18 SURS Members Elect New Trustees

Champaign, IL – Steven Rock and Collin Van Meter have been elected to serve on the State Universities Retirement System (SURS) Board of Trustees by the System’s active members. John Engstrom was elected to serve as an annuitant trustee. Their six-year terms begin July 15.

Apr-23-18 SURS Board Approves Real Estate Consultant Search, Terminates U.S. Equity Account

Champaign, IL - The State Universities Retirement (SURS) Board of Trustees on Thursday approved issuing a request for proposals (RFP) to initiate a real estate consultant search.

Apr-16-18 State Universities Retirement System Board Meetings

Champaign, IL - The Investment Committee and the Board of Trustees of the State Universities Retirement System (SURS) will meet on Thursday, April 19, 2018, at Northern Trust, 50 S. LaSalle St. in Chicago.

Mar-09-18 SURS Hires DC Consultant, Core Real Estate Managers; Lowers Assumed Rate

Champaign, IL - The State Universities Retirement (SURS) Board of Trustees today approved hiring Cammack Retirement Group as the System’s defined contribution consultant, subject to successful completion of contract negotiations. Aon Hewitt Investment Consulting was also considered.

Mar-06-18 State Universities Retirement System Board Meetings

Champaign, IL - The Investment Committee, Executive Committee, Administration Committee, Legal & Legislative Committee, Audit & Risk Committee and the Board of Trustees of the State Universities Retirement System (SURS) will meet on Thursday, March 8 and Friday, March 9, 2018, at SURS, 1901 Fox Drive in Champaign.

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