News From the Treasurer
Civil War medal makes its way to St. George heirMay 31, 2021SALT LAKE CITY (KUTV) — Thousands of Utahns have property that’s waiting for them in state coffers. It’s often left behind and forgotten. Elizabeth Gray.
Utah Treasurer Kirt Slaugh recognizes students for winning Spring 2021 Utah Stock Market GameMay 20, 2021Nearly 3,200 students from across the state competed in the Spring 2021 Utah Stock Market Game; 19 students were members of teams that placed.
Gov. Cox names Kirt Slaugh acting state treasurerApril 27, 2021Slaugh will serve as interim treasurer until the Utah Republican Party’s Central Committee nominates three candidates and Gov. Cox selects a more permanent replacement from.
About the Utah State Treasurer
More About Utah Office of State Treasurer
The Utah State Treasurer is a state-wide elected constitutional officer and serves Utah as part of its executive branch of state government. Serving a four-year term, the treasurer is the state’s chief financial officer and is responsible for the prudent financial management of billions of taxpayer dollars.
As the custodian of public funds and the “central bank for state agencies,” the treasurer is responsible for the state’s banking, cash and debt management, investment of public funds (including the $20 billion Public Treasurers’ Investment Fund), and the administration of the state’s Unclaimed Property Division.