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Jun 23, 2015, 17:48 ET

ICMA-RC Memorial Scholarship Awards Honor Fallen Police, Firefighters and Other Public Employees

 The ICMA-RC Public Employee Memorial Scholarship Fund (ICMA-RC Memorial Scholarship Fund) is pleased to announce that 36 surviving...

May 20, 2015, 14:17 ET

ICMA-RC Employees Run to Honor Fallen Police Officers and Recognize Public Servants

 ICMA-RC, a financial services corporation that exclusively serves the public sector, sponsored and participated in two 5K events on May 9 and...

May 14, 2015, 15:37 ET

ICMA-RC Expands Guided Pathways® Investment Advisory Services to Retirees

 ICMA-RC's Guided Pathways program now provides professional investment advisory services throughout the lifetime of public sector employees...

Apr 30, 2015, 13:30 ET
ICMA-RC Appoints Angela Montez as Senior Vice President and General Counsel

--- ICMA-RC Appoints Angela Montez as Senior Vice President and General Counsel ---

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

Apr 28, 2015, 11:05 ET

ICMA-RC Goes Mobile for April's Financial Literacy Month

 ICMA-RC's mobile app helped reinforce the convenience of educational retirement planning resources for public sector employees during April's...

Apr 06, 2015, 12:01 ET
ICMA-RC's Chief Investment Officer Wayne Wicker has received recognition from two investment industry organizations for his leadership and unique contributions to investment management, asset allocation strategy, and defined contribution plans.

ICMA-RC Chief Investment Officer Wayne Wicker Nominated for Innovation in Investments

 ICMA-RC's Chief Investment Officer Wayne Wicker has received recognition from two investment industry organizations for his leadership and...

Mar 30, 2015, 16:42 ET
ICMA-RC is the Official Retirement Plan Services Provider for the World Police & Fire Games, an Olympic-style sporting event for public safety officers, which will take place throughout the National Capital Region from June 26 to July 5, 2015.

ICMA-RC Is Proud Official Retirement Plan Services Provider for World Police & Fire Games

 ICMA-RC, a Washington, D.C.-based retirement plan service provider exclusively serving local and state government employees, has partnered...

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...

Feb 23, 2015, 16:16 ET

ICMA-RC Promotes Long-Term Savings Behaviors through Financial Education

 As part of America Saves Week, Feb. 23–Feb. 28, 2015, ICMA-RC is helping to educate public sector employees on the importance of...

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
Bob Schultze

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...

Oct 30, 2014, 12:30 ET

ICMA-RC Chief Investment Officer Selected as Finalist for "Industry Innovation Award"

ICMA-RC is pleased to announce that its Chief Investment Officer, Wayne Wicker, has been selected as a finalist for Chief Investment Officer's...

Oct 20, 2014, 19:33 ET
National Pack-a-Sack Lunch Day will be on Wednesday, Oct. 22, 2014.

Employees Across America Encouraged to Pack Their Lunch on Wednesday, October 22

 ICMA-RC is encouraging public employees to take small steps toward planning for retirement during National Save for Retirement Week, an effort...

Sep 12, 2014, 09:00 ET

ICMA-RC Congratulates ICMA on Reaching Milestone 100-Year Anniversary

 ICMA-RC commends its founder, the International City/County Management Association (ICMA), on reaching its milestone 100th anniversary and its...

Sep 04, 2014, 10:00 ET

ICMA-RC Wins Multiple Awards

 ICMA-RC, in partnership with its public sector clients, was recently recognized for its education initiatives and resources, winning more than...

Aug 07, 2014, 15:10 ET

Thirty Students Awarded ICMA-RC Memorial Scholarship

The ICMA-RC Vantagepoint Public Employee Memorial Scholarship Fund Board of Directors presented 30 scholarships for the 2014-2015 academic year to...

Jul 10, 2014, 14:02 ET

ICMA-RC Investment Releases Research Brief on Alternative Beta Methodologies

 Public sector retirement plan provider, ICMA-RC, has released an investment research brief entitled "Alternative Beta: Impact across Market...

Jun 16, 2014, 14:28 ET

Webinar Discusses Best Practices, Challenges, and Solutions for Auto Features in Public Sector Retirement Savings Plans

Auto-enrollment best practices in public sector defined contribution plans and how to implement them were presented in a webinar, "Auto Features in...

May 13, 2014, 15:35 ET

ICMA-RC Pays Tribute to Fallen Public Sector Heroes Through Community Service

 On Saturday, May 10, 2014, ICMA-RC participated in the National Police Week 5K, sponsored by the Officer Down Memorial Page (ODMP)....