Worcester Retirement System Overview

  • Type
  • Public Pension Fund

  • Year Founded
  • 1945

Year Founded

  • Professionals
  • 2


  • AUM
  • 00.00

  • Commitments
  • 67

Worcester Retirement System General Information


Worcester Retirement System (WRS) is a public pension fund based in Worcester, Massachusetts. Established in 1945, the WRS is a contributory defined benefit retirement system that covers eligible employees of the City of Worcester (except Worcester Public School teachers) and the Worcester Housing Authority (WHA). The WRS is administered by a five-member Board consisting of the City Auditor, two representatives elected from the membership, a City Manager representative and a fifth member chosen by the other four who cannot be an employee, retiree, or official of the City. One Board member is elected from the group to serve as Chairman. State Street serves as Custodian.

Contact Information

Year Founded
Commitment Size
Open To Secondaries
Open To First Time Founds
Institution Type
Public Pension Fund
Primary Contact
0000 00000
Executive Secretary
+0 (000) 000-0000
Corporate Office
  • City Hall Room 103
  • 455 Main Street
  • Worcester, MA 01608
  • United States
+1 (508) 000-0000

Worcester Retirement System Commitments (67)

Fund Name Fund Manager Fund Location Vintage Fund Size Commitment Date Commitment
000 00000000 0000 00000 AEW Capital Management Boston, MA 2020 00.00 0000-00-00
000000 00000000000000 0 Global Infrastructure Partners New York, NY 2018 0000 0000-00-00 0000
00000000 0000000 000000 Newstone Capital Partners Dallas, TX 2016 00000 0000-00-00
00 000 TA Associates Management Boston, MA 2016 00.00 0000-00-00 000
000000 00000000000000 0 Global Infrastructure Partners New York, NY 2015 000.00 0000-00-00 0000
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Worcester Retirement System Commitment Analytics

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Commitments by Fund Type
Commitments by Fund Type
Commitments by Region
Commitments by Region

Worcester Retirement System Mandates (13)

Fund Type Mandate Amount Announced Date Timeframe
Infrastructure - General $20M 00-000-0000 18-Jul-2023 to 02-Aug-2023
000000 0000 00-000-0000 10-Apr-2015 to 26-Aug-2015
000000 000 00-000-0000 24-Jan-2014 to 11-Feb-2014
0000000 - 0000000 000 00-000-0000 16-Jan-2014 to 30-Jan-2014
000000 000 00-000-0000 03-Dec-2013 to 19-Dec-2013
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Worcester Retirement System Investment Allocations

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  • Target Equities:
    42.00 %  Target
    Current Equities:
    42.00 %  Actual
  • Target Fixed Income:
    42.00 %  Target
    Fixed Income:
    42.00 %  Actual
  • Target PE:
    42.00 %  Target
    Current PE:
    42.00 %  Actual
  • Target Real Estate:
    42.00 %  Target
    Real Estate:
    42.00 %  Actual
  • Target Cash:
    42.00 %  Target
    Current Cash:
    42.00 %  Actual
Investment allocations

Worcester Retirement System Team (5)

Name Title Office
Timothy McGourthy Chief Financial Officer Worcester, MA
Robert Stearns City Auditor Worcester, MA
Lisa Poske Executive Secretary Worcester, MA
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Worcester Retirement System FAQs

  • When was Worcester Retirement System founded?

    Worcester Retirement System was founded in 1945.

  • Where is Worcester Retirement System headquartered?

    Worcester Retirement System is headquartered in Worcester, MA.

  • How many Assets Under Management (AUM) does Worcester Retirement System have?

    Worcester Retirement System has 00.000 in assets under management.

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