Newsdash Insight on Plan Design & Investment Strategy from PLANSPONSOR
December 11th, 2014
Webcast Event
Join Russell Investment’s Managing Director of Defined Contribution Josh Cohen and Chief Investment Officer (CIO) of Fixed Income Gerard Fitzpatrick, as well as Towers Watson’s Senior Investment Consultant Sue Walton, as they provide insights on the growing trend among defined contribution (DC) plan sponsors to move to multi-manager and white label offerings for participants, and strategies for implementing these changes. They will further focus on why the current bond market environment creates a perfect opportunity to consider these types of solutions for a DC plan menu.Read more >
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Benefits & Administration
2015 Year in Preview
Trends, legislation, regulations and litigation will continue to affect the retirement industry in 2015.Read more >
Overlooked Factors Can Dim Retirement Outlook
There is a pretty long list of elements people commonly forget to consider in their retirement savings effort, David Blanchett, head of retirement research for Morningstar, tells PLANSPONSOR. “First, I think there is still a serious misunderstanding of life expectancy that exists today—especially how life expectancy will change in the next 20 or 30 years, as that will impact even the older generations of people in the 401(k) system right now,” he says. Read more >
Products, Deals & People
Krista Rivers has joined RMB Asset Management as the director of institutional client services. Rivers will lead RMB Asset Management’s institutional business development and client relationship efforts, raising awareness of the firm’s investment strategies within the institutional community and developing and managing relationships with foundations, endowments, corporate pension plans and family offices.Read more >