PLANSPONSOR Weekend Newsdash
Week ending April 8th, 2016
Obviously the big news in the retirement industry this week is the release of the Labor Department’s final fiduciary rule. We covered the rule changes, industry reaction and what specifically affects plan sponsors. These and other top stories can be found in this edition of PLANSPONSOR Weekend.
Editor's choice
DOL Weighs In on Fidelity Float Income Suit
The agency has asked an appellate court to reverse a district court’s dismissal of the case.Read more >
Health Plan Choices Limited, Post-ACA
Since passage of the ACA, there has been a reduction in health plan designs insurance carriers are selling, says Jim O’Connor with CBIZ.Read more >
DC Optimization Can Help With Workforce Management
A quality retirement plan can help companies retain top talent and attract highly skilled new employees to offset the talent loss that comes with an aging workforce.Read more >
IRS Offers New Correction for Missed Plan Restatements
April 30 is the deadline for employers using preapproved retirement plan documents to sign an updated version.Read more >
Industry Voices
Barry’s Pickings Online: Passive Aggression
Columnist Michael Barry discusses the passive versus index investing debate and why defense is hard in excessive fee cases.Read more >
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2021 Target-Date Fund Survey
The DOL Has Begun Retirement Plan Cybersecurity Audits

Attorneys say the requests plan fiduciaries have received ask for a broad amount of information and documentation, and they urge fiduciaries to act on the DOL’s recent guidance.

Rush of Litigation Against Retirement Plans Expected to Continue
One insurer says the more than $1 billion in settlements thus far could make fiduciary insurance a thing of the past.
2020 Recordkeeping Survey
TRIVIAL PURSUITS: What do the M’s stand for in M&Ms?

Editorial: Alison Cooke Mintzer


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