WRS Performance
Preliminary year-to-date as of 6/30/16
Preliminary returns are estimated, subject to final portfolio and benchmark valuations.
Core  4.4%
Variable  2.3%

Press Releases

2016
Incentive Awards Paid for $1.2 Billion in Investment Outperformance - April 15, 2016
SWIB Announces 2015 Wisconsin Retirement System Preliminary Returns - January 13, 2016

2015
$1.4 Billion in Returns Generates Incentive Payments - April 10, 2015
Positive Preliminary Returns Lead to Projected Annuity Increases for WRS Retirees - January 14, 2015

2014
Strong Performance Adds $2.6 Billion to Pension Trust Funds; Incentive Compensation Awarded - April 18, 2014
SWIB Reports Favorable Returns, Less Cost to Manage State's Retirement Funds - March 26, 2014
Greg Robinson Named General Partner of 4490 Ventures - March 4, 2014

Stocks Help WRS Funds See Strong Performance in 2013 - January 13, 2014

2013
SWIB Expands Wisconsin Certificate of Deposit Program - August 12, 2013
SWIB, Wisconsin Alumni Research Foundation Launch 4490 Ventures - March 19, 2013
2012 Core and Variable Funds See Positive Returns - January 14, 2013
Report: SWIB Reports Favorable Returns, Less Cost to Manage State's Retirement Funds - January 8, 2013

2012
State Investment Board Supports Oshkosh Corp. Against Icahn Takeover Bid - November 1, 2012 
Michael Williamson Named SWIB Executive Director - February 22, 2012
2011 Core Fund Sees Positive Return in Challenging Markets - January 11, 2012

2011
Report: SWIB Reports Favorable Returns, Less Cost to Manage State’s Retirement Funds
WRS Funds See Strong Finish in 2010 - January 11, 2011

2010
Report: Use of SWIB Staff to Manage Retirement Funds Saves Money - November 10, 2010
WRS’ strong performance aided by rebound in world stocks - January 7, 2010