News Releases - March 2018


Treasurer Torsella Finds Luck Of The Irish In Commonwealth

Harrisburg, PA – Pennsylvania Treasurer Joe Torsella announced today that Treasury holds $214,000 worth of unclaimed property for nearly 2000 “lucky” individuals and organizations with Irish-related names or titles. A listing of the persons and groups matching the criteria can be viewed here. Of the claims, Treasury found 22 Irish cultural foundations, dance schools, and religious organizations were entitled to properties totaling $8,200 in value.


Treasurer Torsella Urges Strong Fiduciary Protections For Individual Investors

Harrisburg, PA – Treasurer Joe Torsella today announced that a bipartisan coalition of state treasurers responded to the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission’s (SEC) request for public input in a joint letter, detailing the need for a regulatory framework that will ensure all financial professionals who offer advice on investments must hold their clients’ interest first.