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Data and Research
Inflation Is Affecting Participant’s Health Care Spend And Retirement Deferrals
Inflation Is Affecting Participant’s Health Care Spend And Retirement Deferrals
Many workers are considering downgrading their health insurance during open enrollment  because of high inflation, according to the Nationwide Retirement Institute.
Investing
How Private Real Estate Investment Might Help DC Participants Hedge Inflation
Investment in the asset class is up 7.4% this year, an index shows, but few DC plan sponsors are offering it to participants, say industry experts.
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Investing
Morgan Stanley Expands Robo-Advising Tech with Blooom Purchase
Compliance
Why Cybersecurity for Retirement Plans is More Important Than Ever
Ask the Experts
Are There Annual or Lifetime Limitations on Roth Conversions?
MERKET MIRROR
Wednesday, the Dow lost 505.44 points (1.55%) to close at 32,147.76, the Nasdaq decreased 366.05 points (3.36%) to finish trading at 10,524.79 and the S&P 500 decreased 96.41 points (2.50%) to close at 3,759.69. The Russell 2000 lost 62.25 points (3.36%) to end trading at 1,789.14 and the Wilshire 5000 was down 1,011.82 points (2.62%) to close at 37,563.90.

The price of the 10-year Treasury note decreased 3/32, bringing the yield up to 4.091%. The price of the 30-year Treasury bond decreased 27/32, bringing the yield up to 4.126%.
Data and Research
Higher Education Sponsors Say DC Plan Benefits Help Address Staffing Pinch
New survey finds that a defined contribution plan is the most important benefit for attracting talent to institutions of higher education, according to plan sponsors.  
UpFront
Vesting May Be on the Verge
The practice has its trade-offs—what is best for a particular sponsor’s plan?
EVENTS
Exploring ESG Investing Conference
Join us Thursday, November 10, for a virtual conference to learn about regulations for environmental, social and governance investing in retirement plans; the debate over whether ESG factors are financial/performance factors; and what allocators, plan sponsors and advisers should consider when deciding whether and how to use ESG investments. 
SMALL TALK
ON THIS DATE: In 1777, General George Washington was informed of a conspiracy to discredit him with Congress and have him replaced by General Horatio Gates. In 1903, Panama declared independence from Colombia. In 1964, Lyndon B. Johnson defeated Barry Goldwater in the presidential election. In 1978, Dominica achieved full independence from the United Kingdom. In 1992, politician Carol Moseley Braun became the first African American woman elected to the U.S. Senate. In 2014, One World Trade Center opened in New York City on the site of the former World Trade Center complex, which largely was destroyed in the September 11, 2001, attacks.
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