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The pension plan for the police officers and firefighters in the City of Fort Lauderdale is a defined benefit plan.  The plan is administered by the Fort Lauderdale Police and Firefighters’ Board of Trustees.  The mission of the trustees is the efficient stewardship of the statutory pension benefits of its active members, retirees, and beneficiaries in such a manner as to safeguard retirement security.

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February 08, 2017 (12:30 pm)

888 S. Andrews Avenue, Suite 202
Fort Lauderdale, Florida 33316

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January, 2017 Print E-mail

REGULAR BOARD MEETING

Wednesday, January 11, 2017 

12:30 p.m.

A G E N D A

           

PLEDGE OF ALLEGIANCE/MOMENT OF SILENCE

 

ELECTION OF OFFICERS: 

 

MINUTES:                                        Regular Meeting:                  December 14, 2016                     

                       

COMMENTS FROM PUBLIC:

 

NEW HIRES:                                                                                                                              

                                                                                                                             

BENEFITS:

FIRE DEPT:

New Retiree:

Greg Wilson   

 

 

(Term of Drop)

   

 

 

DROP Retiree:

Robert Marsh   

 

 

 

 

 

POLICE DEPT:

New Retiree: 

(Term of DROP)       

Hugo Fontalvo   

 

 

DROP Retiree:  

Vincent Castiglia   
      DROP Retiree:     Thomas J. White, Jr.
      DROP Retiree:     Gino Ferri
      Vested Retirement:   Steven De Gracia

 

 

BILLS:

Northern Trust  

$32,642.25   

 

Milliman  

    $5,000.00      

 

Dr. Verano Hermida     

            $1,948.00   

 

Dr. Kevin Kessler   

            $1,700.00  

    Dr. Fernando Moya                  $1,700.00  

 

ATTORNEY'S REPORT:     

INPUT FROM ACTIVE & RETIRED

POLICE OFFICERS & FIREFIGHTERS:

 

CAPTRUST:                                                                                                       Kevin Schmid

    Monthly Investment Review

   

COMMUNICATION DIRECTOR’S REPORT:

   

EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR’S REPORT:

Investment Worshop      

Agenda      

 

PENDING ITEMS:  NEW BUSINESS:

                                    OLD BUSINESS:                      Schedule A                                        

 

 FOR YOUR INFORMATION:

              KCG Recapture Statement                                  Recapture Summary/November, 2016

 IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE AMERICANS WITH DISABILITIES ACT OF 1990. PERSONS NEEDING A SPECIAL ACCOMMODATION TO PARTICIPATE IN THIS PROCEEDING SHOULD CONTACT LYNN WENGUER NO LATER THAN FOUR DAYS PRIOR TO THE PROCEEDING. TELEPHONE (954) 828-5595 FOR ASSISTANCE: IF HEARING IMPAIRED, TELEPHONE THE FLORIDA RELAY SERVICE NUMBERS (800) 955-8771 (TDD) OR (800) 955-8770 (VOICE) FOR ASSISTANCE.IF A PERSON DECIDES TO APPEAL ANY DECISION MADE BY THE BOARD WITH RESPECT TO ANY MATTER CONSIDERED AT THIS MEETING OR HEARING, HE WILL NEED A RECORD OF THE PROCEEDINGS, AND FOR SUCH PURPOSE, HE MAY NEED TO ENSURE THAT A VERBATIM RECORD OF THE PROCEEDING IS MADE, WHICH RECORD INCLUDES THE TESTIMONY AND EVIDENCE UPON WHICH THE APPEAL IS TO BE BASED. FLORIDA STATUTES 286.0105THIS MEETING MAY BE CONDUCTED BY MEANS OF OR IN CONJUNCTION WITH COMMUNICATIONS MEDIA TECHNOLOGY, SPECIFICALLY A TELEPHONE CONFERENCE CALL. THE LOCATION, 888 S ANDREWS AVENUE, SUITE 202, FORT LAUDERDALE, FLORIDA, WHICH IS OPEN TO THE PUBLIC, SHALL SERVICE AS AN ACCESS POINT. TWO OR MORE FORT LAUDERDALE CITY COMMISSIONERS OR MEMBERS OF A CITY OF FORT LAUDERDALE ADVISORY BOARD MAY BE IN ATTENDANCE AT THIS MEETING.

 
2017 Investment Workshop Print E-mail

Fort Lauderdale Police and Fire Retirement System

 

Investment Workshop

Riverside Hotel

620 East Las Olas Boulevard

 

New River A Room

                                                                                                                                    

Thursday, January 12, 2017

 

8:30 am         Opening Remarks

                          Speaker:  Michael Dew, Chairman

                                                                 Fort Lauderdale Police and Firefighters Pension Plan

                     

8:45 pm          Investment Program Overview

                          Speakers:   CapTrust

 

9:00 am          Fixed Income: Navigating a Rising Interest Rate Environment

                           Speakers: Agincourt & Boyd Watterson  

 

9:45 am          Additional Approaches to US Equity Investing    

                            Speakers:  Intech, Rhumbline 

 

10:30 am        Break

 

10:45 am        Valuation & Volitility in the U.S. Equity Market

                           Speakers:  Aristotle, Sawgrass, Eagle, Vaughan Nelson 

 

10:45 am        Challenges & Opportunities in Value Investing 

                           Speakers:  Aristotle, Vaughan Nelson 

 

11:45 am        Lunch/Keynote Address

                           Speaker:  Skip Zimbalist, Fort Lauderdale Boat Show  

 

1:00 pm          Global Challanges & Opportunities Post Election

                           Speakers: Dodge & Cox, Lazard 

 

1:45 pm          Break

 

2:00 pm          Real Estate Outlook 

                           Speakers:  American Realty, Prudential

 

2:45 pm          Alternative Investments' Role in a Diversified Portfolio 

                           Speakers:  Entrust, Invesco 

 

3:30 pm          Wrap-Up Discussion & Closing Remarks

                           Speaker:  CapTrust, All Managers 

 

4:00 pm           Adjourn

IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE AMERICANS WITH DISABILITIES ACT OF 1990. PERSONS NEEDING A SPECIAL ACCOMMODATION TO PARTICIPATE IN THIS PROCEEDING SHOULD CONTACT LYNN WENGUER NO LATER THAN FOUR DAYS PRIOR TO THE PROCEEDING. TELEPHONE (954) 828-5595 FOR ASSISTANCE: IF HEARING IMPAIRED, TELEPHONE THE FLORIDA RELAY SERVICE NUMBERS (800) 955-8771 (TDD) OR (800) 955-8770 (VOICE) FOR ASSISTANCE.IF A PERSON DECIDES TO APPEAL ANY DECISION MADE BY THE BOARD WITH RESPECT TO ANY MATTER CONSIDERED AT THIS MEETING OR HEARING, HE WILL NEED A RECORD OF THE PROCEEDINGS, AND FOR SUCH PURPOSE, HE MAY NEED TO ENSURE THAT A VERBATIM RECORD OF THE PROCEEDING IS MADE, WHICH RECORD INCLUDES THE TESTIMONY AND EVIDENCE UPON WHICH THE APPEAL IS TO BE BASED. FLORIDA STATUTES 286.0105THIS MEETING MAY BE CONDUCTED BY MEANS OF OR IN CONJUNCTION WITH COMMUNICATIONS MEDIA TECHNOLOGY, SPECIFICALLY A TELEPHONE CONFERENCE CALL. THE LOCATION, 888 S ANDREWS AVENUE, SUITE 202, FORT LAUDERDALE, FLORIDA, WHICH IS OPEN TO THE PUBLIC, SHALL SERVICE AS AN ACCESS POINT. TWO OR MORE FORT LAUDERDALE CITY COMMISSIONERS OR MEMBERS OF A CITY OF FORT LAUDERDALE ADVISORY BOARD MAY BE IN ATTENDANCE AT THIS MEETING.     

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