When it comes to the service that investment managers offer their institutional clients, satisfaction is by no means guaranteed. Managers' internet service, client communication, and performance attribution efforts could all stand improvement, Plan Sponsor's latest survey reveals.
1999 legislation could be the antidote to restrictions, tests and limitations that have given pension regulation a bad name
Stakes are rising as plan sponsors demand more service from their 401(k) vendors. Competition's latest victim: UAM Retirement Services
Has market turmoil soured plan participants on defined contribution schemes?
David Eager, head of Eager Manager Advisory Services, a division of William M. Mercer, which cooperated with Plan Sponsor on its Defined Benefit Client Satisfaction Survey
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The Virginia Retirement System may soon follow the lead of some corporate plans in "unitizing" their retirement funds.
Plan sponsor interests continue to argue that the agency is getting more premium than it needs
Jon Lickerman of Calvert Group. Sponsored by Calvert Group.
As European economies converge, an industry focus is seen replacing country weightings in global portfolios. Is now the right time to move?
A DoL lawsuit could give sponsors pause when they deny benefits to part-timers
Many changes in recordkeepers
Who's guarding your 401(k)?
Benefits ball and chain: Why sponsors would like to deep-six Section 411(d)(6) of the Internal Revenue Code governing payment options--and what the IRS plans to do about it
The make-or-break issues that can help plan sponsors decide whether their manager relationships are really worth keeping
Us Growth Large-Cap Equity (Separate) cont'd
US Intermediate Term Fixed Income Accounts (Separate) cont’d; US Intermediate Duration Fixed Income Funds (Commingled); US Broad Market Fixed Income Accounts (Separate)
Fixed Income Accounts
US Other FIxed Income Funds (Commingled); US Convertible Bonds (Separate & Commingled); US High Yield Bonds (Separate & Commingled); US Mortgage-Backed Bonds (Separate & Commingled)
Returns for other US fixed income funds