2020
Defined Benefit Administration Survey

Providers

Alight Solutions

DB CLIENT OVERVIEW
Total DB admin clients1127
Full outsourcing99%
DB and DC clients6%
DB PLAN OVERVIEW
Total DB plans451
Frozen plans39%
Cash balance plans28%
With <100 participants18%
With >5,000 participants39%
DB PARTICIPANT OVERVIEW
Total Participants5,885,241
Private/Corporate299%
Public/Government0%
Retired participants44%
All interactions on web95%
SPONSOR SERVICES OFFERED
Plan accounting / Master trust
Trust and custody services
Actuarial servicesEP
Investment management
Liability-driven investing
Investment consultingEP
PARTICIPANT ONLINE SERVICES
Online initiation
Online elections
E-form processing
Online inquiry status
I = Internal; E = External; P = Partnership; = Supports service as of publication date; NR = Not Reported in time for publication
Footnote:
1Includes both full outsourcing and partial outsourcing/co-sourcing arrangements; excludes investment-only, actuary-only and plan-consulting-only clients.
2 Includes both single-employer and multi-employer/Taft-Hartley plans.