Members: News

January 30, 2018
City of Chicago Pre-Retirement Planning

The MEABF is participating in the City of Chicago's Civilian Retirement Seminar on February 21, 2018 beginning at 8:30 a.m. in the City of Chicago Public Safety Headquarters located at 3510 South Michigan Avenue. You can see the agenda for the seminar here.

 

This seminar is for City of Chicago employees only.

 

If you are interested in attending, please contact Tracy Colwell at 312-744-8110 to register.

January 2, 2018
Active Core Fixed Income RFP

The Retirement Board of the Municipal Employees' Annuity and Benefit Fund of Chicago is requesting proposals from qualified firms interested in providing active core fixed income investment management services. The requirements and RFP document can be found on the Fund's Procurement page or by clicking here.

October 30, 2017
Annual Trustee Election Results

The results of the Trustee Election held on Friday, October 27 for Trustee for the term December 1, 2017 - November 30, 2020 are as follows:

 

Timothy G. Guest          311

Verna R. Thompson    437

Patrick J. Hassett           361

 

On behalf of the Board and Fund staff, we congratulate Ms. Thompson on her victory and look forward to working with her! We also thank both other candidates for their participation and wish them well in their future endeavors.

 

Thank you to the 1111 Fund members who took time from their work day to travel to the Fund offices from all over the City to participate in this year's election!

October 27, 2017
Active U.S. Equity Small Cap Value RFP

The Retirement Board of the Municipal Employees' Annuity and Benefit Fund of Chicago is requesting proposals from qualified firms interested in providing active U.S. equity small cap value investment management services. The requirements and RFP document can be found on the Fund's Procurement page or by clicking here.

March 19, 2016
Illinois Freedom of Information Act Disclaimer

It has come to our attention that information obtained legally from the Fund through the Illinois Freedom of Information Act, is being utilized in solicitation of services by private, third party vendors. These vendors may be representing that personal information was provided by the Fund and that the Fund is aware of and condones their business practices.  Although Illinois Law requires disclosure of information regarding our members which includes names, age, retirement date, annuity amount, final employer, title at retirement, credited service, current title, current reported salary and current employer, the Fund never discloses personal, private information including addresses, phone numbers, email addresses or beneficiary information.
 

Please note that the Fund does not endorse any products or authorize outside entities to contact members on its behalf.
 

Should you have any questions regarding this policy, please contact the Fund at 312-236-4700.

June 12, 2015
A Quick Guide to Disability
Click here to download a brief oveview of the Fund's Disability Benefits for our members. There are two types of disability benefits with two seperate benefit structures. Check to see which is right for you.  For more information, call our offices at (312) 236-4700 and press 4.