PLANSPONSOR July 2014

A Matter of Choice

Plan sponsors can consider multiple options when trying to reduce investment costs

Bells & Whistles

Recent product introductions that may be of interest to plan sponsors

Tidbits

Quotes, survey statistics and musings to use in employee communications, or just for a break from the grind

Language Barriers

My kids are learning to speak two languages, and as I do not speak the second well (their exposure comes from their caregiver, classes and play dates with friends), there can be trying times when they attempt to express themselves and my husband and I don’t understand.

Exploring Every Possibility

Much has been made of the fees retirement plan participants pay for their plan investments, as well as what high fees can do to long-term savings—specifically, what saving an extra 20 or 30 basis points (BPS) in returns/lower fees over a span of 30 years can contribute to an individual’s total account balance.

Washington Update

Summaries of the latest from Washington and the courts—what’s coming, what’s contemplated and what’s critical to plan sponsors

Global Equities

Two successful active strategies—with very different investment styles

Analyze This

Spotlighting industry data from PLANSPONSOR’s proprietary research