Welcome to NHRS

Here today for your tomorrow

The New Hampshire Retirement System plays an important role in the long-term economic well-being of the state’s public employees, teachers, police officers, and firefighters.  NHRS strives to fulfill that responsibility through the professional management and administration of the pension trust fund.

Upcoming Events

May 26

Group I (Employee and Teacher) Session - 5/26/16

4:30 PM | NH Retirement System Office, 54 Regional Drive, Concord, NH ,
Jun 06

Benefits Committee Meeting

3:00 PM | NH Retirement System Office, 54 Regional Drive, Concord , NH
Jun 14

Board of Trustees Meeting

9:00 AM | NH Retirement System Office, 54 Regional Drive, Concord , NH
Jun 23

Group I (Employee and Teacher) Session - 6/23/16

4:30 PM | NH Retirement System Office, 54 Regional Drive, Concord, NH ,
Jun 24

Investment Committee Meeting

9:00 AM | NH Retirement System Office, 54 Regional Drive, Concord, NH ,
Jul 12

Board of Trustees Meeting

9:00 AM | NH Retirement System Office, 54 Regional Drive, Concord , NH
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What's New

NHRS Trustees Lower Assumed Rate of Return

05/10/2016
  • Board of Trustees

The Board of Trustees of the New Hampshire Retirement System voted May 10, 2016, to adopt revised actuarial assumptions based on the results of a five-year experience study conducted by its consulting actuary. In a related vote, the Board voted to reduce the retirement system’s investment assumption, lowering the assumed rate of return from 7.75 percent to 7.25 percent.



NHRS Legislative Update at Crossover

03/25/2016
  • Legislation

One bill related to the New Hampshire Retirement System was passed by the N.H. House of Representatives in 2016 and has crossed over to the N.H. Senate for further action. In addition, two bills were passed by the Senate and sent to the House. Crossover day, which was March 24 this year, is the deadline for all House bills to go to the Senate and all Senate bills to go to the House.



NHRS Releases GASB 68 Reports for Fiscal Year 2015

02/08/2016
  • Employers

The New Hampshire Retirement System (NHRS, the retirement system) has released two reports for Fiscal Year 2015 related to Governmental Accounting Standards Board (GASB) Statement No. 68, which impacts financial reporting for participating employers.



NHRS Releases 2015 Annual Reports

12/22/2015
  • Summary CAFR
  • CAIR
  • CAFR

NHRS has released its Comprehensive Annual Financial Report, Summary Annual Financial Report, and Comprehensive Annual Investment Report for the fiscal year ended June 30, 2015.



NHRS Member Interest Rate for Calendar Year 2016

12/09/2015
  • Members

The NHRS member interest rate for calendar year 2016 will be 1.5 percent, per statute.This interest rate is applied to a member’s accumulated contributions on an annual basis.



NHRS...Now You Know: 'Fiduciary: A word worth knowing'

10/15/2015
  • Now You Know

In an effort to inform stakeholders and other interested parties, the retirement system has developed “NHRS … Now You Know,” a series of issue briefs designed to provide plain talk about some of the major topics concerning the retirement system.The latest issue brief, “Fiduciary: A word worth knowing,” deals with fiduciary responsibility.