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The New Hampshire Retirement System plays an important role in the long-term economic security of the state’s public employees, teachers, police officers, and firefighters. For more than 50 years, we have been committed to providing secure retirement benefits and superior service.

What's New

NHRS Receives Awards for Financial Reporting

  • Summary CAFR
  • CAFR

NHRS has again been recognized by the Government Finance Officers Association of the United States and Canada for its annual financial reports.

NHRS Realizes 1.1% Investment Return in Fiscal Year 2020


NHRS realized a 1.1% return on investments in the fiscal year ended June 30, 2020. The three-year, five-year, 10-year, 20-year, and 25-year returns for the periods ended June 30, 2020, were 5.2%, 5.9%, 8.7%, 5.4%, and 7.5%, respectively. All returns are net of fees. The retirement system’s assumed rate of investment return is 6.75%.

A Message from the Executive Director

  • COVID-19

Beginning in March, I have been providing periodic stakeholder messages on how NHRS is handling the ongoing challenges presented by the COVID-19 pandemic. The intent of these communications is to provide assurances that the retirement system is committed and able to fulfil its mission statement, “To provide secure retirement benefits and superior service,” while also protecting the well-being and safety of our members and our staff.

NHRS Executive Director Announces Planned Retirement

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Executive Director George P. Lagos will retire from NHRS effective March 1, 2021, after leading the retirement system for nine years.