April 28, 2017

Labor Secretary Confirmation Could Bring Fiduciary Clarity

Andrew Acosta’s appointment as Secretary of Labor was more or less a non-event from the perspective of the wider media and the general political conversation—but it is an important development for the retirement plan industry. 

April 26, 2017

DOL Asks to Initiate Surveys About Retirement Strategies

The agency says gaining additional insight into Americans’ decisionmaking processes and experiences will “provide policymakers and the research community with valuable information that can be used to guide future policy and research.”

April 20, 2017

Court Rules For CVS In Stable Value ERISA Challenge

Summarizing its decision, the court observes, “It is well established that the test of prudence ... is one of conduct, and not a test of the result of the performance of the investment.”