January 17, 2020

The State of Wisconsin Investment Board (SWIB) today announced preliminary 2019 year-end returns for the fully funded Wisconsin Retirement System (WRS).

The Core Fund, the larger of the two WRS trust funds with more than $108 billion in assets, ended the year with a pre...

December 4, 2019

The State of Wisconsin Investment Board (SWIB) Board of Trustees was honored Dec. 3 in New York City, winning Institutional Investor’s Allocators’ Choice Award for Investment Committee/Board of the Year. Board Chair David Stein, executive vice president of Associated B...

November 18, 2019

The State of Wisconsin Investment Board (SWIB) is excited to announce that Anne-Marie Fink is the agency’s new

Private Markets and Funds Alpha Managing Director. As managing director, Fink is responsible for overseeing SWIB’s private equity, real estate, hedge funds, ex...

September 19, 2019

SWIB Executive Director/Chief Investment Officer David Villa joined CNBC's 'Squawk Box' at the ninth annual Delivering Alpha Summit in New York City. The summit is a gathering of industry experts and influencers to discuss best investing ideas. Click here to watch Davi...

August 20, 2019

SWIB Executive Director/Chief Investment Officer David Villa has been named to Trusted Insight’s 2019 Top

30 Public Pension Chief Investment Officers. This year’s list highlights long-term investment leaders who have expertly navigated the markets time and time again,...

June 19, 2019

State of Wisconsin Investment Board Funds Alpha Manager Derek Drummond has been named to Chief Investment Officer magazine’s Class of 2019 NextGens. This class includes 30 talented and inspiring asset allocators who show a strong ability to become potential game change...

April 15, 2019

The State of Wisconsin Investment Board (SWIB) is excited to announce that Julia Valentine is the agency’s new chief technology and operations officer (CTOO). As CTOO, Valentine is responsible for overseeing SWIB’s operations and technology infrastructure.

“I am excited...

March 15, 2019

Madison, WI (March 15, 2019) – State of Wisconsin Investment Board (SWIB) Trustees approved incentive compensation awards based on the five-year investment performance that generated $224.5 million above benchmark returns after all costs for the fully funded Wisconsin...

March 11, 2019

Forbes contributor Elizabeth Bauer writes about retirement policy from an actuary's perspective. In her March 8 column, she shines a spotlight on the Wisconsin Retirement System (WRS), one of the country's only fully funded public pensions. SWIB's investment management...

January 10, 2019

SWIB has long been recognized as an investment leader because of its success in maintaining the WRS and for the highly-qualified staff overseeing the retirement trust funds. That recognition continued in 2018.

For the second time in as many years, SWIB was chosen by its...

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