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My turn: Permanent fund trustees poised to change its 'no secrets' policy

...Alaska Permanent Fund commissioned a gas pipeline study they wouldn't necessarily have to make that study public, says Mike Burns, the fund's executive director. Burns claims he can keep the lid on key details of some fund investments, including...
Permanent fund dividends expected to shrink

...dividends could dwindle over the next four years to as little as $68 in 2013, according to projections by fund managers. Mike Burns, executive director of the $27 billion oil-wealth savings account, testified Thursday in Juneau on a Senate resolution...
PFD checks could drop below $900

...ends June 30, the fund is expected to pay out $540 million, according to Permanent Fund Corp. Executive Director Mike Burns. That is down about $41 million from last year's distribution. The $30 billion account paid out $919.84 checks...
Permanent fund flush It's a lot of cash. "Thirty years ago, $734,000 was deposited to the permanent fund," Executive Director Mike Burns said. Burns painted a healthy picture for members of the Soldotna Chamber of Commerce on Tuesday. "The permanent fund...
Permanent Fund shows good return's value was $38.4 billion at the end of the second quarter ending December 31st. Fund Chief Executive Officer Mike Burns says the fund was well-positioned to take advantage of the return in consumer confidence and the strengthening economy...
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Legislators grill permanent fund managers has lagged the U.S. stock market, but that's to be expected given its conservative investment strategy, said Mike Burns, the fund's executive director. The fund's Board of Trustees concerned some legislators last year when they quietly...
Permanent Fund rebound may clear way for dividend boost dividends in future years. It also might ensure residents receive a dividend this year. Executive Director Mike Burns told the Alaska Permanent Fund Corporation's board of trustees Wednesday in Anchorage that unrealized losses had diminished...
Perm Fund execs grilled

...managed that way. The Legislature's Budget and Audit Committee, meeting in Anchorage and by teleconference, questioned Mike Burns, the fund's executive director, and Jeff Scott, its chief investment officer, Two of the Legislature's most influential...

...flames. Reynolds and her 13-year-old daughter managed to escape from the vehicle without major injuries. Officer Mike Burns was stuck in his vehicle after the collision because of a jammed door. Rescuers pulled Burns from the car just as leaking...
Two top managers leave Alaska Permanent Fund

...chief investment officer, and Max Giolitti, its chief of asset allocation and risk management, became public Monday.Mike Burns, the permanent fund's executive director, said he was "surprised" by Scott's decision to leave.Sen. Bert Stedman...


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