August Market Update

Rhode Island General Treasurer Seth Magaziner provides an update on how stock market volatility in August 2015 impacts everyday Rhode Islanders and Rhode Island's pension investments.

News and Updates

September 23, 2015
PROVIDENCE, RI – General Treasurer Seth Magaziner today announced his appointment of Jeff Padwa as Chief of Staff for the Rhode Island Treasury. Padwa has served as Deputy Treasurer and Chief Legal Counsel in the Treasurer's Office since January 2015; in that role, he successfully represented...
September 22, 2015
General Treasurer Seth Magaziner today provided a market update to discuss the impact of August's sharp stock market decline on the investments of everyday Rhode Islanders and the state's pension system. "Financial markets can be volatile and uncertain," Magaziner said during a five-minute video
September 11, 2015
PROVIDENCE, RI – Stressing the importance of helping families save to prepare for higher education costs, General Treasurer Seth Magaziner today announced that all Rhode Islanders who open a CollegeBoundfund account during September 2015 will receive a $25 account contribution. Families can visit...