TIAA-CREF’s Response to Recent Market Volatility

TIAA-CREF has posted several articles on their website addressing concerns about the volatile times in the financial markets.


We encourage all of our employees, participating in the TIAA-CREF Group Retirement Annuity (GRA) and Supplemental Retirement Annuity (SRA), to read the articles/sites below. 


  1. Stock Market Volatility FAQs posted on August 9, 2011:


  1. TIAA-CREF Article posted on August 8, 2011:


  1. Statement from Ed Grzybowski (Chief Investment Officer) posted on August 5, 2011:


  1. Article by Susan Tannehill (Head of Private Asset Management) posted on August 5, 2011:


  1. Article by Brett Hammond (Senior Economist) – Mid-Year Assessment:



Employees should regularly check the TIAA-CREF website at or at for regular updates.


Employees interested in speaking with a TIAA-CREF Representative to discuss their retirement plan, may call (808) 543-6365 or go online at to schedule an appointment.