I can think of at least one person and her family, in Illinois, who will likely want to know about this article, if she doesn't already know:
It is likely to be of interest to most others as well, as it outlines how the Illinois Teacher's Retirement System has become involved in derivatives...even WRITING them. People don't believe me when I tell them not to be so sure about their pensions. Anyone who has money in a pension fund should be finding out how it is invested.
4 weeks ago