Newsdash Insight on Plan Design & Investment Strategy from PLANSPONSOR
December 21st, 2015
From the Magazine
Insights: The Downside
Alison Cooke Mintzer, editor-in-chief of PLANSPONSOR, discusses an opinion piece on a business news site in which the author said the best thing participants can do regarding their retirement plans is to ensure the plan doesn’t offer actively managed funds, but instead has a full lineup of index, passive funds. To accomplish this, the author encouraged participants to find like-minded people within their plans who also believed this was in their best interest. Together they could lobby the company’s retirement plan committee or administrator to compare the plan with peer’s and request two things: a plan audit and a lineup of passive funds.Read more >
Products, Deals and People
Retirement Industry People Moves
Lathrop & Gage adds an ESOP pro, BTIG expands its transition management unit.Read more >