Retirement Board Elects New Officers

At the June 10, 2020 meeting, members of the Retirement Board elected Commissioner Leona Bridges and Commissioner Al Casciato to serve as President and Vice President, respectively. Commissioner Leona Bridges, a former Managing Director for Barclays Global Investors of San Francisco, brings over 20 years of financial and investment management experience to the San Francisco Employees’…

Published: June 15, 2020

Update to the Notice of Potential Data Breach

The Retirement System has mailed letters to all affected members beginning June 1, 2020.  Your letter will provide an individual activation code if you have been offered Experian identity theft protection.  Experian requires this code in order to enroll you in the program.  Not all members will receive an activation code. The offer was made…

Published: June 2, 2020

An Update for our SFERS Community Regarding the COVID-19 Virus (Coronavirus)

Dear Members, We understand that this is a time of great uncertainty.  We know that our members may have concerns about the implications of the coronavirus outbreak to your long-term retirement plans and how to access SFERS services during this difficult time. From the outset of the COVID-19 pandemic, SFERS management have been taking proactive…

Published: April 1, 2020

A call to action to help win the fight against COVID‐19

The San Francisco Employees Retirement System (SFERS) issues a call to action for all businesses to find a way to reorganize their manufacturing, distribution, resources, and service capabilities to enable us all to win the fight against COVID‐19…Read the full press release here

Published: March 23, 2020

A Message to our SFERS Community Regarding the COVID-19 Virus (Coronavirus)

In accordance with a “Shelter in Place” Order from the City’s Public Health Officer issued on March 16, 2020, SFERS’ office is closed effective immediately and continuing through April 7, 2020. During this time, SFERS is employing the following actions: Our highest priority is to ensure that our retirees continue to be paid on time.…

Published: March 17, 2020

May 16, 2019 “Ready to Retire” Seminar is Full

Effective February 11, 2019, SFERS is no longer accepting enrollments for the May 16, 2019 “Ready to Retire” Seminar. Please check the 2019 seminar schedule for the next available seminar. Seminar Schedule

Published: January 25, 2019

1099R Forms for Tax Year 2018

1099R Forms for Tax Year 2018 will be mailed to all benefit recipients no later than January 31, 2019

Published: January 15, 2019

The December 19, 2018 Investment Committee Meeting Has Been Cancelled

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the meeting of the Investment Committee scheduled for Wednesday, December 19, 2018 at 1:00 PM at 1145 Market Street, 6th Floor, San Francisco, California, has been cancelled. NOTICE OF CANCELLED INVESTMENT COMMITTEE MEETING

Published: December 19, 2018

Certify Continuant Status

We have mailed a Certification of Continued Eligibility to Receive SFERS Survivor Continuation Benefits Form to all qualified surviving spouses or domestic partners of a deceased SFERS member

Published: June 20, 2018

SFERS Retirement Board Elects New Officers

At the June 13, 2018 meeting, members of the Retirement Board elected Commissioner Brian Stansbury and Commissioner Wendy Paskin-Jordan to serve as President and Vice President, respectively.

Published: June 14, 2018

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