That was the driving force behind an interactive website that details how Illinois invests taxpayer money, manages state debt, and tracks bond ratings. The website is part of an ongoing effort to increase transparency and accountability in Illinois’ finances.
The Vault provides details on the treasury’s $28 billion investment portfolio. The information is presented so that users can easily compare, click through, and filter information. Users can choose to track information using charts, tables, or graphs.
Research firms, investment houses, and companies that wish to do business with the treasury are expected to be frequent users of the data.