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March 2021 SIB Investment Newsletter

Wednesday, March 10, 2021 at 02:11 pm

Categories: SIB News

The March 2021 Vested Interest is now available.  Please review the information regarding SIB Client Investment Information and Board Updates.


Full Notice Of Intent to Amend Administrative Rules

Friday, February 19, 2021 at 09:00 am

Categories: TFFR Member News, TFFR Employer News

TAKE NOTICE that the North Dakota Retirement and Investment Office on behalf of the Teachers’ Fund For Retirement Board will hold a public hearing to address proposed amendments to N.D. Admin. Code 82-05-01-02, 82-05-04-02, and 82-05-04-04 at 10:00 a.m. on Friday, March 12, 2021 at 3442 East Century Avenue, Bismarck, ND, 58507. The purpose of the proposed amendments is to implement state statutes and federal law relating to the Teachers’ Fund For Retirement program requirements. The proposed amendments address the following: 
In N.D.A.C. 82-05-01-02, the amendment expands the list of documents accepted by the program as proof of age to include REAL ID; 
In N.D.A.C. 82-05-04-02, the amendment updates the actuarial factors, such as the interest rate, and member and beneficiary mortality tables used by the program to calculate optional payment forms; In N.D.A.C. 82-05-04-04, the amendment updates the actuarial factors, such as the interest rate and salary increase rate used by the program to calculate purchase of service. 
The proposed amendments are not expected to have an impact on the regulated community in excess of $50,000. 
The proposed rules may be reviewed at the office of the North Dakota Retirement and Investment Office at 3442 East Century Avenue, P.O. Box 7100, Bismarck, ND, 58507-7100. A copy of the proposed rules and/or a regulatory analysis may be requested by writing the above address, e-mailing rio@nd.gov, or calling 701-328-9885. Written or oral comments on the proposed rules sent to the above address or telephone number and received by Wednesday, March 24, 2021, will be fully considered. 
If you plan to attend the public hearing and will need special facilities or assistance relating to a disability, or would like to attend the hearing virtually, please contact the North Dakota Retirement and Investment Office at the above telephone number or address at least one day prior to the public hearing.   

Click here to view the Full Notice 

Click here to view Proposed Rules


January 2021 TFFR Employer Newsletter

Sunday, January 31, 2021 at 11:00 pm

Categories: TFFR Employer News

The January 2021 Briefly is now available. Please review the information regarding Employer Payment and Reports, In-Staff Subbing by Reemployed Retires Policy Suspension, GASB 68 information and Submitting TFFR Forms By Secure Link.


October 2020 SIB Investment Newsletter

Friday, November 6, 2020 at 05:10 pm

Categories: SIB News

The October 2020 Vested Interest is now available.  Please review the information regarding SIB Client Investment Information.


October 2020 TFFR Active Newsletter

Thursday, November 5, 2020 at 11:00 pm

Categories: TFFR Member News

The October 2020 REPORTcard is now available. Please review the information regarding your Annual Benefit Statement, who's new to TFFR, COVID-19 update regarding TFFR services and the new TFFR Website.


October 2020 TFFR Retired Newsletter

Thursday, November 5, 2020 at 11:00 pm

Categories: TFFR Member News

The October 2020 RETIREMENTtoday is now available.  Please review the information regarding your Annual Retirement Benefit Notice, who's new to TFFR and the new TFFR Website.


TFFR Employer Reporting FAQs Regarding COVID-19 Funding

Wednesday, October 21, 2020

Categories: TFFR Employer News

As school districts continue to face challenges during the current pandemic, many of you have questions related to TFFR reporting and the COVID-19 funding that was made available to schools. Click here for a list of questions received by the Retirement and Investment Office related to these issues, and our response. 


SIB Press Release - Legacy Fund Investment

Monday, September 28, 2020 at 03:00 pm

Categories: SIB News

State Investment Board raises Legacy Fund “In-State Investing Commitment” to a record high of $400 million with a new $100 million funding commitment

Bank of North Dakota to expand in-state loan program from $300 million to $400 million


August 2020 TFFR Employer Newsletter

Friday, August 28, 2020

Categories: TFFR Employer News

The August 2020 Briefly is now available. Please review the information regarding new member reporting requirements, TFFR forms and Salary Verification Reporting.


May 2020 SIB Investment Newsletter

Wednesday, June 3, 2020

Categories: SIB News

The May 2020 Vested Interest is now available.  Please review the information regarding TFFR and PERS Net Investment Returns.