In Memory of SURS Trustee Scott Weisbenner

The State Universities Retirement System’s board of trustees and staff were saddened to learn of Trustee Scott Weisbenner’s passing on Sept. 29. He was elected to serve as an active-member trustee on May 3, 2021. His term began in July 2021. As a William G....

SURS Hires Two Emerging Markets Equity Managers

Champaign, IL – The State Universities Retirement System Board of Trustees on Sept. 16 voted to retain Nipun Capital and William Blair for Emerging Market Equity mandates with a 50/50 allocation of assets between the two managers, subject to successful completion of...

Retiree Healthcare Update

The Department of Central Management Services (CMS) has recently announced that open enrollment for the state of Illinois Total Retiree Advantage Illinois (TRAIL) Medicare plans will be Nov. 1- Nov. 30, 2022. Aetna PPO will be the only insurance carrier offered under...