It's Your Choice: Health and Wellness News
Oct 19, 2020 12:00am

Last Call for 2021 Open Enrollment

This week is the last week to enroll in new program options for 2021. Make sure to review all important benefit changes and select a new plan option, if needed, by this Friday, October 23.

Department News
Sep 30, 2020 8:30am

ETF Publishes 2019 WRS Financial Report

The Department of Employee Trust Funds published a Wisconsin Retirement System Financial Report as of and for the year ending December 31, 2019. This report provides information about the WRS, including the related financial statements and an unmodified, or “clean”, audit opinion.

Department News
Sep 11, 2020 10:00am

ETF Secretary Conlin to Step Down

ETF Secretary Bob Conlin has notified the ETF Board that he will be stepping down from his post in March of 2021. The ETF Board will discuss a strategy for finding Conlin’s replacement at its meeting on September 17.

WRS News Online for Employees
Sep 8, 2020 11:30am Sept 2020 Edition

GIB Approves Modest Premium Increase for 2021; Below National Trend Again

The Group Insurance Board recently approved an overall health insurance premium increase of 2.7% for state employees and minor benefit changes for 2021. This is the second year in a row that rates have been less than the national trend.

WRS News Online for Employees
Sep 8, 2020 11:30am Sept 2020 Edition

SWIB Response to COVID-19

As the world continues to respond to the COVID-19 pandemic, SWIB -- with its highly diversified strategy -- is well positioned to weather the current market volatility. We continue to actively monitor investments and seek out market opportunities to keep the trust funds strong for the long term.

WRS News Online for Employees
Sep 8, 2020 11:30am Sept 2020 Edition

Stay Well, Wisconsin!

It’s easier than ever to fulfill the Well Wisconsin program activities and earn your wellness incentive. And check out recorded episodes of Well Wisconsin! Radio. Episodes feature wellness news and information in an interview-style forma, including: how to get better quality sleep, how to safely explore and enjoy our beautiful state parks, and free health coaching.

WRS News Online for Employees
Sep 8, 2020 11:30am Sept 2020 Edition

David Villa Named to Institutional Investor Allocator Voices

SWIB Executive Director/Chief Investment Officer David Villa has been named to Institutional Investor 2020 Allocator Voices, an elite group of innovators who lead some of the most cutting-edge investment institutions. Villa is one of 30 influential innovators from the North America class.