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Week ending December 9th, 2016
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Compliance
Providers Respond to Trump’s DOL Secretary Pick
The president-elect has nominated CKE Restaurants CEO Andrew Puzder as DOL Secretary, tasked with implementing or halting the forthcoming fiduciary rule. Read more >
Administration
Trump Election a Positive So Far for DB Funded Status
Consultants estimate an improvement in funded ratios for defined benefit plans in November, and all attribute it to market activity following the election. Read more >
Administration
Helping Participants Get on the Right Track to Retirement in 2017
A new survey reveals participants’ main preferences and challenges when it comes to saving for retirement—including generating lifetime income, getting financial advice, and saving as soon as possible.Read more >
Data and Research
Americans Lagging on Retirement Savings
However, a survey finds they are managing bills and debt. Read more >
Participants
Middle-Income Workers Need Financial Planning Help
A study shows employees are very interested in getting financial planning help from employers. Read more >
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Empower to Acquire Prudential's Full-Service Retirement Business

The company says it expects the acquisition to benefit retirement plan participants, and, by leveraging new capabilities from its 2020 acquisition of Personal Capital, it will offer a personalized digital experience 

2020 Recordkeeping Survey
Giving Employees the Financial Wellness Help They Want
Offering an array of benefits—addressing both physical and financial wellness—and implementing personalized experiences will set employees up with what they need.
2021 Recordkeeping Survey
Prudential Acquisition Aimed at Improving Participant Experience

Empower CEO Ed Murphy says the Prudential recordkeeping team has tremendous bench strength.

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