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Campion Moderator for 2015 TEXPERS Conference

Posted on April 3, 2015 in News

Dr. Mary Kathryn Campion, Ph.D., president of Champion Capital Research, recently served as moderator for the 2015 Annual Conference for TEXPERS in Austin, TX from March 29 – April 1.  Campion was moderator for the Diversifying Your Investment Portfolios to Include Real Estate panelist session which included Paul Connor, McAlister Real Estate; Frank Donnelly, Duff

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Champion Pleased to Announce Date and Location of Q1 Defined Contribution Symposium

Posted on February 27, 2015 in News

Champion will host a Defined Contribution Symposium covering fiduciary best practices for HR professionals and plan sponsors at the Houstonian Hotel in Houston, TX on Friday March, 27, 2015, beginning at 11:00 AM. The topics covered are targeted for defined contribution pension plans, large and small, seeking to better understand how to manage plan investment

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Champion Awarded Investment Consultant Position with a Texas Firefighters Pension Fund

Posted on October 17, 2014 in News

Earlier this month, Champion Capital Research was awarded a contract to serve as an investment consultant to a Texas firefighters’ retirement system. The Pension retained Champion to conduct an external study, monitoring all significant fiduciary and governance aspects of the approximately $120 million plan. Dr. Mary Kathryn Campion, President of Champion Capital Research, says “as

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Champion Assists Public Fund in Obtaining CEFEX Certification

Posted on October 14, 2014 in News

On October 3rd, a Texas public employee pension system was awarded an Investment Steward Certification by the Centre For Fiduciary Excellence (CEFEX), which made the $2.2 billion public pension plan the first of its kind to receive that level of recognition for fiduciary excellence. Champion Capital assisted the plan in its preparation for obtaining the certificate, which

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