September 24, 2008 (PLANSPONSOR.com) - The Standard Insurance Company has introduced a new Long Term Disability (LTD) insurance product for educators and other school employees.
September 24, 2008 (PLANSPONSOR.com) - MSCI Barra has introduced the latest version of its Barra Global Equity Model (GEM2), a tool designed to help global equity managers better construct and manage risk-adjusted portfolios across developed and emerging markets.
September 24, 2008 (PLANSPONSOR.com) - Kravitz, provider of design and administration of cash balance pension plans, along with Payden & Rygel, an independent investment manager, announced the launch of a new fund designed to offer cash balance plan sponsors and advisers access to a strategic investment solution.
September 23, 2008 (PLANSPONSOR.com) - OppenheimerFunds, Inc.'s Retirement Services has announced enhancements to its Pinnacle and Record(k)eeper Pro retirement programs.
September 23, 2008 (PLANSPONSOR.com) - Parents looking for insights and answers about their financial concerns have a new resource.
September 23, 2008 (PLANSPONSOR.com) - Fiduciary Benchmarks, Inc. (FBi) announced it has partnered with National Retirement Partners (NRP) to offer all NRP clients annual plan fee, service, and success measure benchmarking via FBi's Benchmarks Plus and Benchmarks Basics reports.
September 22, 2008 (PLANSPONSOR.com) - Mercer's health and benefits business has launched a national specialty consulting practice focused on life, accident, and disability (LAD) solutions for employers with 5,000 or more employees.
September 22, 2008 (PLANSPONSOR.com) - ABA Retirement Funds, which offers retirement plan services to legal professionals, has entered into a Fiduciary Investment Services Agreement with Northern Trust.
September 22, 2008 (PLANSPONSOR.com) - In response to findings of its recent survey, Disney Family.com has added a Finance resource to its Website.
September 22, 2008 (PLANSPONSOR.com) - The U.S. Department of Labor's Employee Benefits Security Administration (EBSA) has unveiled new online tools for employers and for workers.
September 19, 2008 (PLANSPONSOR.com) - USI Consulting Group announced its new defined contribution consulting practice based out of its New York City office.
September 18, 2008 (PLANSPONSOR.com) - SunGard is extending and refining the voice authentication capability in its Omni 401(k) platform, to help enterprises and service providers use voice identity authentication to cut the risk of unauthorized access to personal information.
September 18, 2008 (PLANSPONSOR.com) -Ascensus announced it has partnered with LPL Financial and 401(k) Advisors to deliver Fiduciary Advisor 401(k).
September 17, 2008 (PLANSPONSOR.com) - Invesco PowerShares Capital Management has unveiled four new equity ETFs designed to provide access to companies involved in the agriculture, coal, gold and precious metals, and steel sectors.
September 16, 2008 (PLANSPONSOR.com) - STOXX Ltd., has licensed the Dow Jones STOXX 600 Basic Resources, Dow Jones STOXX 600 Oil & Gas, and Dow Jones STOXX 600 Utilities indexes to ETF Securities Ltd. to underlie three exchange-traded funds (ETFs).
September 16, 2008 (PLANSPONSOR.com) - Invesco PowerShares Capital Management LLC, announced the PowerShares Global Biotech Portfolio will begin trading Thursday, on the Nasdaq Stock Market.
September 15, 2008 (PLANSPONSOR.com) - Aon Consulting announced Taleo will introduce Aon Consulting's implementation, delivery, and consulting services to its enterprise customers worldwide under terms of an extended partnership agreement.
September 15, 2008 (PLANSPONSOR.com) - MetLife has launched a free online tool that it says will help employees choose the most appropriate benefits for "people like me."
September 15, 2008 (PLANSPONSOR.com) - Invesco PowerShares Capital Management LLC, announced the listing of the PowerShares Global Progressive Transportation Portfolio that will begin trading September 18, 2008, on the Nasdaq Stock Market.
September 12, 2008 (PLANSPONSOR.com) - Considering the retirement savings lost every year by participants who take lump-sum distributions of their plan accounts, Benefit Consultants Group has launched a new service that "offers a unique approach to a void in the marketplace."