Ohio State Teachers Retirement System will close on-site child care center

BY: - September 1, 2023

The Ohio State Teachers Retirement System is closing their on-site child care center — leaving families scrambling.  After 34 years, the C. James Grothaus Child Care Center is shutting its doors for good on Dec. 31.  “The decision to close the center is nothing that comes to me easily,” STRS Executive Director Bill Neville said […]

Ohio pensions have $38 mil in Russian-owned gas company; $147 mil more in region

BY: - March 2, 2022

Two Ohio public employee pension programs currently have a combined $38 million invested a Russian state-owned natural gas company, while another pension program has $147 million invested in the region. The Ohio Public Employees Retirement System (OPERS) has about $25.1 million invested in Gazprom in a combination of stocks and bonds, according to a spokesman. […]