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Feb 23, 2017, 12:03 ET ICMA-RC Rolls Out America Saves Week Campaign

ICMA-RC is once again participating in America Saves Week, which will take place February 27-March 4, 2017. The goal of this annual, week-long...


Feb 16, 2017, 17:35 ET ICMA-RC Appoints Matthew Brenner as Managing Vice President, Investments

ICMA-RC is pleased to announce that Matthew Brenner has joined ICMA-RC as Managing Vice President, Investments. He will serve in a broad...


Jan 30, 2017, 15:31 ET ICMA-RC's RealizeRetirement® Tour Extends its Run into 2017

ICMA-RC's RealizeRetirement® Tour is continuing its run through August 2017. Due to high demand, the Tour is being extended to make an additional...


Dec 15, 2016, 13:24 ET ICMA-RC Memorial Scholarship Fund Accepting Applications for 2017-2018

The ICMA-RC Public Employee Memorial Scholarship Fund (ICMA-RC Memorial Scholarship Fund), which provides financial assistance for postsecondary...


Nov 08, 2016, 12:49 ET ICMA-RC Enhances Participant and Plan Sponsor Websites

ICMA-RC continues to enhance its digital delivery systems — Account Access, the account management website for plan participants, and EZLink, its...


Oct 31, 2016, 16:43 ET ICMA-RC Investment Expert Shares Personal Outlook for Stable Value on Asset TV

Karen Chong-Wulff, who manages a $10.9 billion stable value fund (as of Sept. 30, 2016) for ICMA-RC, recently participated in an Asset TV...


Oct 13, 2016, 14:41 ET ICMA-RC's "The Whole Journey" Rolls Out for National Retirement Security Week

ICMA-RC, the nation's only financial services corporation focused exclusively on providing retirement plans and related services for the public...


Sep 19, 2016, 11:48 ET ICMA-RC Offers Virtual Reality RealizeRetirement® App to Public Sector Employees

 ICMA-RC has introduced a mobile app that allows users to experience virtual reality and personalized animation on their smartphone, believed...


Jul 21, 2016, 15:34 ET 36 Students Awarded ICMA-RC Memorial Scholarship

 The ICMA-RC Public Employee Memorial Scholarship (ICMA-RC Memorial Scholarship) Fund Board of Directors presented scholarships for the...


Jun 28, 2016, 11:09 ET ICMA-RC Hosts Inaugural Investment Leadership Forum

 ICMA-RC's 2016 Investment Leadership Forum, held June 15, 2016, in Washington, D.C., brought investment experts from top U.S. and...


Jun 20, 2016, 14:49 ET ICMA-RC Virtual Reality RealizeRetirement® Tour Rolls Out This Summer

 ICMA-RC's RealizeRetirement® Tour, will launch at the end of June, making stops across the country through November 2016. The mobile,...


Jun 07, 2016, 12:35 ET ICMA-RC Mobile Enhancements for Public Sector Continue

 ICMA-RC has introduced two enhancements to its mobile app: a text messaging feature and plan-level customization. Both components are designed...


Mar 21, 2016, 11:25 ET Wayne Wicker, ICMA-RC CIO, Wins Investor Intelligence Award for Excellence in Plan Innovation

 Wayne Wicker, ICMA-RC Senior Vice President and Chief Investment Officer, was recently presented with an Investor Intelligence Award for his...


Feb 17, 2016, 12:41 ET ICMA-RC Participates in America Saves Week for Third Year

For the third consecutive year, ICMA-RC, the nation's only non-profit provider of retirement plans exclusively for public sector employees, is...


Feb 11, 2016, 16:42 ET ICMA-RC and Its Clients Receive 35 Education and Communications Awards in 2015

 ICMA-RC, the nation's only non-profit provider of retirement plans exclusively for public sector employees, working with its local and state...


Dec 29, 2015, 11:22 ET ICMA-RC Launches Website Enhancements

 ICMA-RC, the nation's only non-profit provider of retirement plans exclusively for public sector employees, recently launched its redesigned...


Dec 15, 2015, 13:31 ET ICMA-RC Memorial Scholarship Fund Accepting Applications for 2016-2017

 The ICMA-RC Public Employee Memorial Scholarship Fund (ICMA-RC Memorial Scholarship Fund), which provides financial assistance for...


Oct 27, 2015, 11:12 ET ICMA-RC to Open Retirement Service Center for Washington, D.C. Employees

 District of Columbia Mayor Muriel Bowser, Director of Human Resources Ventris Gibson, and District Chief Financial Officer Jeff DeWitt will...


Oct 08, 2015, 16:47 ET ICMA-RC Encourages Employees to Celebrate National Save for Retirement Week; National Pack-a-Sack Lunch Day is Oct. 21

 ICMA-RC, for the third year, is promoting National Pack-a-Sack Lunch Day, Oct. 21, in conjunction with National Save for Retirement Week,...


Oct 05, 2015, 12:02 ET ICMA-RC Champions Public Sector's "Unsung Heroes" in New Advertising Campaign

 ICMA-RC, the nation's only non-profit provider of retirement plans for public sector employees, is launching a new advertising campaign,...


Sep 01, 2015, 12:17 ET Mike Guarasci joins ICMA-RC as Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer

 ICMA-RC, a Washington, D.C.-based financial services corporation that administers retirement plans and provides related services for more than...


Mar 17, 2015, 10:00 ET Washington, D.C. Selects ICMA-RC as Sole Recordkeeper for Its Retirement Plans

Washington, D.C. has selected ICMA-RC to be the exclusive provider of recordkeeping services for its 457 Deferred Compensation and 401(a) Defined...


Jan 28, 2015, 10:00 ET Vantagepoint Milestone Funds Celebrate 10-Year Anniversary

 The Vantagepoint Milestone Funds have marked their 10th anniversary as registered target date mutual funds. Eight of the funds have built a...


Jan 06, 2015, 12:22 ET ICMA-RC Board of Directors Selects New President and CEO

 The ICMA-RC Board of Directors is pleased to announce it has chosen Robert P. Schultze (Bob) to become ICMA-RC's President and CEO, effective...


Dec 08, 2014, 11:50 ET ICMA-RC Memorial Scholarship Fund Accepting Applications for 2015-2016

 The ICMA-RC Vantagepoint Public Employee Memorial Scholarship Fund (ICMA-RC Memorial Scholarship Fund), which provides financial assistance...