Past experience with and basic knowledge of public-sector debt management.
This webinar is intended for staff responsible for managing and administering public-sector pension plans.
Public pensions remain a key topic of conversation among statehouses and local government finance offices across the country. This course will highlight topics presented at the 2017 GFOA Annual Conference and will summarize key issues affecting public pensions. Some of the topics that presenters will discuss include: trends in pension and benefit offerings, understanding actuarial reports, retirement plan design, and communicating with the public.
Those completing this seminar will be able to:
- Review current market conditions, trends, and practices
- Understand actuarial reports to better comprehend the overall condition of your government's pension plan
- Design a retirement plan to accomplish goals of sustainability, cost control, and affordability
- Gain an overall understanding and knowledge of the pension administration's current issues