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2014 Plan Sponsors of the Year

Each year, the editors of PLANSPONSOR magazine choose a number of plan sponsors that demonstrate leadership in providing a more secure retirement for workers.

Bells & Whistles |

Bells & Whistles

Recent product introductions that plan sponsors may find of interest
Feature |

Flying High

PLANSPONSOR and PLANADVISER honor retirement plan recordkeepers, investment managers and individuals that exemplify excellent client service and support
Running the Fund |

Protections Under 404(c)

A qualified default investment alternative (QDIA) must meet five criteria to maintain sponsors’ Employee Retirement Income Security Act (ERISA) Section 404(c) fiduciary protection, per the Department of Labor...
Saxon Angle |

IRA Rollovers

 Their marketplace may soon be reshaped   
Tidbits |

Tidbits

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

The Roles People Play

The entertainment industry’s awards season—the Golden Globes, the Grammys, the Oscars—has ended, but the awards season here at PLANSPONSOR and PLANADVISER has just begun.
Intro |

The Choice Is Yours

This month we celebrate the 2014 PLANSPONSOR of the Year winners and finalists.
Washington Update |

Washington Update

Summaries of the latest from Washington and the courts—what’s coming, what’s contemplated and what’s critical to plan sponsors.
Asset Class Focus |

Beyond The Style Box

DC plans show a growing interest in accessing alternatives