State Government Press Releases

Page 7 of 10
PROVIDENCE, R.I. - General Treasurer Gina M. Raimondo today announced the release of "An Employee's Guide to Understanding the Rhode Island Retirement Security Act," a comprehensive guide to retirement eligibility and benefits under the Rhode Island Retirement Security Act of 2011 (RIRSA) for...
PROVIDENCE, R.I. — General Treasurer Gina M. Raimondo today announced that the state has received 12 proposals from vendors seeking to run Rhode Island's new defined contribution program. In the coming months, Rhode Island will develop and launch this new program as mandated in the recently passed...
PROVIDENCE, R.I. – General Treasurer Gina M. Raimondo today announced that her office will be hosting a workshop for municipalities with locally-administered pension plans in advance of the reporting deadline set by the recently passed Rhode Island Retirement Security Act. The law requires...
PROVIDENCE, R.I. - General Treasurer Gina M. Raimondo today announced that Treasury, along with the State Investment Commission are seeking proposals for a service provider to implement and administer Rhode Island's new defined contribution program. The authority to develop the program was created...
PROVIDENCE, R.I. — General Treasurer Gina M. Raimondo announced today that the Treasury divisions of Unclaimed Property, Investment and Cash Management as well as the Crime Victims' Compensation Program and the Employees' Retirement System of Rhode Island (ERSRI) will move their operations from...
PROVIDENCE, R.I. – The State Investment Commission today announced Fidelity Investments was selected as the vendor for the Ocean State Investment Pool (OSIP). The OSIP will help the state and municipalities better manage and improve the investment performance of their liquid assets. The SIC voted...
PROVIDENCE, R.I. – Treasurer Gina M. Raimondo today applauded the General Assembly membership, under the leadership of Speaker Gordon Fox and Senate President Teresa Paiva Weed, for passing a comprehensive bill that begins to move the state's struggling pension system onto firmer ground. "Today...
PROVIDENCE, R.I. –General Treasurer Gina M. Raimondo today released the following statement regarding the amended version of the Rhode Island Retirement Security Act: “After listening to countless hours of public testimony and meeting continually with legislative leaders it remains clear that...
PROVIDENCE, R.I. – General Treasurer Gina M. Raimondo today announced the addition of Frequently Asked Questions regarding the Rhode Island Retirement Security Act to the Treasury website. The FAQs can be accessed by visiting www.treasury.ri.gov and clicking the Rhode Island Retirement Security...
PROVIDENCE, R.I. – General Treasurer Gina M. Raimondo last week announced her commitment to exploring innovative ways to grow the state’s investments in an effort to create jobs and improve Rhode Island’s infrastructure and energy efficiency. She spoke about her ideas as part of the "Investment...