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August 6, 2019
Is China Unstoppable?

The world’s second-largest economy seems destined to overtake the US over the next decade. At the same time, its growth rate is slowing.

CalPERS Board Considers Gag Policy

Once investment decisions are made, board members would be prevented from talking to the press and expressing their views at board meetings.

CalPERS Board Member Wants Internal Investigation into Leaks Made Public
Walgreens Sued for $300 Million over Alleged 401(k) Mismanagement
Major Restructuring of CalPERS Investment Committee Could Become a Reality
US Negative Interest Rates Would Be a Disaster, El-Erian Warns
Pay No Attention to the Inverted Yield Curve, Some Economists Say
UK’s FCA Proposes Ban on Contingent Pension Transfer Fees

Regulator says lucrative transfer incentives create conflict of interest for advisers.

US Defined Benefit Plans Rise in Q2, Recoup Losses from Q4 2018

The 100 largest US public DB plans saw a $50 billion rise in funding during the quarter.

Senate Holds Hearing on Digital Currencies, Blockchain

Crypto proponents argue current banking system is inefficient and exclusionary.

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