March 21, 2017
New mortality tables mandated by the IRS will go into effect in 2018, and PBGC premiums will only go up from here. March 17, 2017
Despite the number of active DB plans dwindling, providers dedicated to the space are still investing in enhancements to their services.March 15, 2017
S&P Global Ratings estimates CalPERS and CalSTRS will contribute $2 billion more a year toward pension costs.March 13, 2017
Mercer reports no change in pension funded status, while Wilshire and LGIMA report a modest increase.March 13, 2017
Forty percent of the recordkeepers within Corporate Insight’s Retirement Plan Monitor (RPM) coverage group are either completely overhauling or making significant enhancements to existing content.
March 07, 2017
A growing number of DB plan sponsors are considering
PRT products at a time when PBGC premiums have increased by more than 300%, a
new study finds.
March 07, 2017
The investment firm says it is important to permit them to take partial withdrawals.March 06, 2017
The Aon Hewitt Pension Risk Tracker looks at the funded status of U.S. pensions for companies in the S&P 500.March 01, 2017
While retirement savings is critical to financial wellness, employees typically won’t make the most of it if they’re struggling to meet short-term financial obligations.March 01, 2017
Retirement plan participants’ financial stress includes commitments to their spouses, children and parents.February 28, 2017
Rather than focusing on literacy and word-for-word translations, retirement plan sponsors may want to pay more attention to context and cultural needs.February 27, 2017
Public plans that reduce their return assumption in the face of diminished near-term projections will experience an immediate increase in unfunded liabilities and required costs, according to NASRA.February 23, 2017
Until DC plans embrace annuities, participants need more education and a healthier lifestyle.February 15, 2017
Employees with a more favorable self-rating of their financial knowledge were more likely to use financial wellness tools given to them by their employers.February 13, 2017
Whether good market returns in January helped pension plans’ funded status depends on who you ask.