Skip to Content

Login   Subscribe   Site Index   Contact Us   Google Translate™

NYS Comptroller

THOMAS P. DiNAPOLI

New York State Common Retirement Fund


The New York State Common Retirement Fund (Fund) is the third largest public pension plan in the nation with an estimated value of $206.9 billion in assets held in trust for the retirement security of the more than one million members of the New York State and Local Retirement Systems (NYSLRS). As a long-term investor, the Fund has an investment approach which capitalizes on market opportunities and weathers market ups and downs. The Fund is widely regarded as one of the nation's best-managed and best-funded pension plans.

Learn more about the Fund's Mission, Values and Investment Philosophy.


$206.9 Billion

in estimated value as of
March 31, 2018
based on
one-year return of

11.35%


Asset Class Breakdown

8.35%

average five-year return

5.59%

average 10-year return

7.66%

average 20-year return

$11.45 Billion

in benefits paid out
in the last fiscal year

75% of

paid benefits comes
from investment
earnings


Members, Retirees and Beneficiaries: See New York State and Local Retirement System (NYSLRS) for services and information related to your tier and membership.


Investment Professionals: See the NYS Common Retirement Fund Contacts for more information.


Investing in New York State

Targets investments in New York-based business ventures and companies that spur economic growth and create jobs in NY.

Corporate Governance

Shapes corporate policies and practices in ways that safeguard the Fund's investments and promote corporate responsibility.

Disclosures of Investments & Transactions

Discloses monthly investments and transactions and the hiring of fund managers.

Comptroller's Responsibilities

Discusses the Comptroller's role related to performance, oversight and management.

Financial Reporting

Details the Fund's assets and transactions.

Emerging Manager Program

Offers opportunities to newer, smaller and diverse investment management firms to help grow the Fund.

Employment Opportunities

Provides information about current job opportunities.

Broker Search

Seeks brokers to do business with on behalf of the Fund.