BONY Launches New Online FX Capabilities

April 3, 2001 ( - Treasurers and institutional investors can now tap into a new real-time business-to-business FX trade execution service from the Bank of New York.

GoldK Entering 403(b) Market

January 3, 2001 ( - Internet recordkeeper GoldK has announced plans to enter the 403(b) service market in the second quarter of 2001.

National City Picks Financial Engines

January 3, 2001 ( - Plan sponsor clients of National City's PlanWorks retirement program will be able to tap into Financial Engines online advice products.

MassMutual Offers Sponsors One-Stop Shop

December 14, 2000 ( - MassMutual Retirement Services has introduced its Total Retirement Center, a redesigned web site providing plan sponsors with comprehensive online access to their defined contribution, defined benefit or cash balance retirement plans in a single location.

New York Life's Online Plan Summary Puts It Together

December 14, 2000 ( - New York Life Benefit Services has introduced its Combined Plan Summary, an online statement that allows participants to access information about their defined contribution, defined benefit and IRA rollover portfolios over the Internet.

MassMutual Forms Hedge Alliance

November 14, 2000 ( - MassMutual has formed an alliance with Hennessee Group LLC to select and monitor hedge fund managers for MassMutual offerings, including their Concert Investment Program.

Dain Rauscher Wessels Remodels Web Presence

October 2, 2001 ( - With the aim of better meeting the needs of institutional investors and corporate management teams, Dain Rauscher Wessels has redesigned its Web site.

Goldk Acquires Paradigm Financial

October 2, 2001 ( - Retirement plan provider GoldK acquired Paradigm Financial Corp, a third-party administrator and retirement-consulting firm that specializes in the administration of 401(k), profit-sharing, and money-purchase plans.

Waddell & Reed Launches 529 Plan

October 2, 2001 ( - Waddell & Reed, Inc launched its version of the 529 college savings plan, the Waddell & Reed InvestEd Plan, a tax-deferred method of saving for post-secondary education.

Manulife Offers Participants 401(k) Statement Downloads

August 2, 2001 ( - Manulife Financial has unveiled new online tools that will allow retirement plan participants to download transaction information from their 401(k) account into into personal finance software files.

GoldK Online with 401Konnect

August 2, 2001 ( - GoldK, a retirement plan provider, has established a partnership with 401Konnect, an online marketplace designed to automate the marketing and sales of retirement products for 401(k) brokers and vendors.

Ford Flips DB Administration to Fidelity

August 2, 2001 ( - Ford has selected Fidelity Investments to administer the automaker's $40 billion defined-benefit pension plan, servicing about 300,000 active employees and retirees, according to a report by the Wall Street Journal.

American Century Opens Up Web Redemptions

July 2, 2001 ( - New features planned for American Century Investments- Web site allows retail investors to perform account management activities, including redemptions, online.

MassMutual Draws Up New 403(b) Annuity

July 2, 2001 ( - Sponsors of 403(b) plans can now offer employees a new variable annuity called MassMutual Artistry from MassMutual Financial Group.

Vanguard Readies Its Second ETF

July 2, 2001 ( - The Vanguard Group plans to launch another exchange-traded fund, the Vanguard Extended Market Index Fund. The fund will track the Wilshire 4500 Completion Index.

BONY Links Cash Management, FX Sites

May 2, 2001 ( - The Bank of New York has linked two of its cash management web sites, expanding options for treasury staffs and institutional investors.