They tend to sell off during downturns, but, researchers say, if they remain invested even for a few years, they can recoup their losses due to the funds’...
With PBGC dictating interest rate assumptions and permissible investments, there are steps plan sponsors should take to make the relief work as intended.
The Pension Research Council recommends that pension plan sponsors develop processes to identify, measure and manage environmental, social and governance-related downside risks.
The agency identified how retirement plans for public and private-sector employees in other countries are already assessing their risk.
Panelists discussed what fiduciaries should consider when rounding out their investment selections and how to determine whether the investment fees their participants are paying are reasonable.
PSNC 2021: In-Plan Guaranteed Income: Will the SECURE Act spark a transformation of the 401(k) industry?
A PSNC session explored participant demand for retirement income, the types of guaranteed solutions available and a process for evaluation and implementation.
They can reduce volatility and provide higher returns than other assets, and cash flow needs can be still be managed while using these generally illiquid investments.
The purpose of a retirement plan and the demographics of its participants will help plan sponsors decide what types of investments they need to use to take participants...
Experts says they don’t expect a long run of inflation, and it might be making your plan less expensive.
Data uncovers motivations for considering environmental, social and governance factors in investments, as well as which factors investors are more concerned about.
Companies surveyed by GSAM are looking to invest in private equity and illiquid asset classes; DB plans might be interested in insurance companies’ views since they face some...
Stable value is touted as helping near-retirees manage sequence risk, should they have the misfortune of retiring into a downturn, but these investments offer advantages for participants of...