Christopher B. Tobe

Stable Value Consultants

Sr. Consultant

Louisville, KY

United States

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

17

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Scholarly Papers (17)

1.

The Big Loophole in the DOL Fee Disclosure Regulations

Number of pages: 4 Posted: 26 Oct 2012 Last Revised: 21 Dec 2012
Christopher B. Tobe
Stable Value Consultants
Downloads 654 (28,811)

Abstract:

401(k), DOL, Stable Value

2.

Did the SEC and S&P Let 14 States Destroy Their Pensions?

Number of pages: 8 Posted: 11 Jun 2012 Last Revised: 21 Dec 2012
Christopher B. Tobe
Stable Value Consultants
Downloads 362 (65,187)

Abstract:

Public Pensions, Pension, State Retirement Funding

3.

Measuring Stable Value Risk Structures -- A New Scoring System

Number of pages: 6 Posted: 03 Dec 2012
Christopher B. Tobe
Stable Value Consultants
Downloads 259 (90,197)

Abstract:

Stable Value, 401(k), Defined Contribution, GIC, Insurance, Too big to fail

4.

Report of Independent Counsel to SEC: Placement Agent Abuses at Kentucky Retirement System

Number of pages: 33 Posted: 19 Jul 2012 Last Revised: 21 Dec 2012
Christopher B. Tobe and Edward Siedle
Stable Value Consultants and Independent
Downloads 239 (89,879)

Abstract:

public pensions, pension, state retirement funding, placement agents, hedge funds, private equity

5.

Broken ARC, Broken Promises

Number of pages: 5 Posted: 04 May 2012
Christopher B. Tobe
Stable Value Consultants
Downloads 121 (193,506)

Abstract:

Public Pension Retirement

6.

Placement Agents in Public Pensions – Corruption in Investments Linked to Insolvency

Number of pages: 11 Posted: 23 Apr 2013 Last Revised: 25 Aug 2014
Christopher B. Tobe
Stable Value Consultants
Downloads 97 (211,548)

Abstract:

Public Pensions, Retirement, SEC Placement, Agents, Corruption

7.

Non-Government Entities in Public Pensions?

Number of pages: 4 Posted: 10 Sep 2012
Christopher B. Tobe
Stable Value Consultants
Downloads 79 (251,490)

Abstract:

state, pension, retirement, public, lobbyists, union, benefits

8.

The Consultants Guide to Stable Value

Journal of Investment Consulting, Vol. 7, No. 1, Summer 2004
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 06 Sep 2004 Last Revised: 18 Nov 2012
Christopher B. Tobe
Stable Value Consultants
Downloads 48 (162,238)
Citation 4

Abstract:

Stable Value, GIC, GIC's

9.

Stable Value & Social Security: What Could the Push for Social Security Privatization Mean for Stable Value

Stable Times Second Quarter, Vol. 9, No. 2, 2005
Number of pages: 5 Posted: 18 May 2006
Christopher B. Tobe
Stable Value Consultants
Downloads 37 (361,638)

Abstract:

Stable Value, Federal Thrift Savings Plan, TSP, G-Fund

10.

Mutual Fund Directors: Governance Changes Proposed for Independent Directors in the U.S.

Corporate Governance, Vol. 8, No. 1, January 2000
Number of pages: 2 Posted: 25 Apr 2000 Last Revised: 20 Nov 2012
Christopher B. Tobe
Stable Value Consultants
Downloads 7 (493,847)
Citation 2

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11.

Stable Value: Blast to the Past or Too Big to Fail?

Benefits Magazine, Volume 48, No. 12, December 2011, pp. 34-38
Posted: 10 Jun 2012 Last Revised: 15 Jun 2012
Christopher B. Tobe
Stable Value Consultants

Abstract:

Stable Value, GIC, General Account, 401(k), 408(b)(2), 403(b,) 457, Defined Contribution

12.

Enhance Multi-Employer Plans Yields Without Sacrificing Safety

Employee Benefit Journal, Spring 2004
Posted: 10 Jun 2012
Christopher B. Tobe
Stable Value Consultants

Abstract:

Union, multi-employer,Taft-Hartley, Principal Stability, Stable Value

13.

Negative Alpha Factors in Stable Value - from Core Plus to Competing Funds

Posted: 16 May 2006
Christopher B. Tobe
Stable Value Consultants

Abstract:

Stable Value, Fixed Income, Core Plus

14.

Guaranteed Enhanced Indexing - Its Simplicity and Locked-in Alpha Make It Worth a Look

Journal of Indexes, 4th Qtr., 2003
Posted: 06 Sep 2004
Christopher B. Tobe
Stable Value Consultants

Abstract:

Guaranteed, enhanced, indexing

15.

Tracking Error- Assessing Index Fund Performance

The Journal of Investment Consulting, Vol. 2, No. 1, Nov. 1999
Posted: 21 Sep 1999
Christopher B. Tobe
Stable Value Consultants

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16.

How Should Plan Sponsors Approach AIMR-Performance Presentation Standards

The Journal of Performance Measurement, Vol. 3, No. 2, Winter 1998/1999
Posted: 29 Mar 1999
Christopher B. Tobe
Stable Value Consultants

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17.

'The Value of the Chartered Financial Analyst Designation' Perspectives from a Survey of Public Employee and Teacher's Retirement Systems

Financial Analyst Journal, Vol. 55, No. 2, March/April 1999
Posted: 28 Jan 1999
Christopher B. Tobe and Kenneth R. Miller
Stable Value Consultants and Kentucky State Auditor's Office - Department of Investment

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Other Papers (1)

Total Downloads: 425    Citations: 0
1.

I Killed a Hedge Fund

Number of pages: 5 Posted: 23 Jul 2012
Christopher B. Tobe
Stable Value Consultants
Downloads 396 (97,027)

Abstract:

Hedge fund, public pensions, pension, state retirement funding, placement agents, hedge fund of funds