News From the Treasurer
Treasurer Damschen announces record-breaking $40.6 million in unclaimed cash returned to Utahns in FY2020 amid pandemicSeptember 16, 2020SALT LAKE CITY – September 16, 2020 – Utah State Treasurer David Damschen today announced that the Utah Unclaimed Property Division reunited a record-breaking.
Treasurer Damschen recognized for outstanding service to National Association of State TreasurersSeptember 15, 2020SALT LAKE CITY – September 15, 2020 – The National Association of State Treasurers (NAST) recognized Utah State Treasurer David Damschen during its virtual.
Treasurer Damschen, SITLA appoint new Land Trusts Protection and Advocacy Committee membersAugust 27, 2020SALT LAKE CITY – August 27, 2020 – Utah State Treasurer David Damschen, the School and Institutional Trust Lands Administration (SITLA) and the Land.
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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 $18 billion Public Treasurers’ Investment Fund), and the administration of the state’s Unclaimed Property Division.