June 15th, 2017
The time for evaluating a provider can also be opportune for revisiting services, fees and investment options.
December 30th, 2016
Experts ask whether plan sponsors will move towards impact investing in 2017.
July 19th, 2016
In addition to their own interest in boosting investment performance, investor demand is another top reason why investment managers are taking ESG issues into consideration, Cerulli finds.
June 7th, 2016
T. Rowe Price is moving to resolve a simple-but-costly proxy voting error related to the leveraged buyout of Dell Inc. several years ago.
February 17th, 2016
Pension funds are “owning” five strategic aspects of management, a survey finds.
June 5th, 2015
It’s often simply a lack of oversight and processes not followed.
May 8th, 2015
Could a general failure to address the importance of index fund proxy voting rights derail the ongoing indexing trend among ERISA plan sponsors?
May 1st, 2015
Investment advisory predicts key foundational issues could slow indexing trend among institutional investors and retirement plans.
March 12th, 2015
HR 360 Inc. updated its Group Health Plan Notices Calendar to reflect 2015 requirements and deadlines.
January 8th, 2015
The Department of Labor’s Employee Benefits Security Administration says it restored over $599.7 million to employee benefit plans and participants last year.
January 2nd, 2015
The United States Supreme Court will hear arguments
in the closely watched 401(k) fee litigation case
Tibble v. Edison near
the end of February.
December 19th, 2014
For plan sponsors with more than 100 participants, one of the most important fiduciary duties is to ensure the plan receives a quality and independent annual financial audit.
Deals and People
July 22nd, 2014
July 22, 2014 (PLANSPONSOR.com) - Stephen Rosenberg, an Employee Retirement Income Security Act (ERISA) and labor law litigator, has joined The Wagner Law Group.
Deals and People
June 26th, 2014
June 26, 2014 (PLANSPONSOR.com) – Northern Trust Asset Management has named Mamadou-Abou Sarr as global head of Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) Asset Management.
June 4th, 2014
June 4, 2014 (PLANSPONSOR.com) – An investment committee must focus on fiduciary considerations at all times. Care, diligence, prudence and paying reasonable expenses should constantly be invoked by its members.
May 27th, 2014
May 27, 2014 (PLANSPONSOR.com) – Financial technology provider RiskFirst, formerly PensionsFirst, has expanded the focus of its pension risk analytics software for wider application in multi-asset portfolio management and compliance settings.
April 24th, 2014
April 24, 2014 (PLANSPONSOR.com) – A new online portal from InHub LLC, a Securities and Exchange Commission-registered online investment adviser, helps fiduciaries quickly develop and circulate requests for proposals (RFPs).
March 24th, 2014
24, 2014 (PLANSPONSOR.com) – Aggregate qualified retirement plan audit data
from the Department of Labor (DOL) shows that, of the 3,677 investigations
closed in 2013, violations were found nearly 73% of the time.
February 28th, 2013
February 28, 2013 (PLANSPONSOR.com) – Institutional Investors have filed shareholders’ resolutions with 20 companies with no women on their boards for a vote at their annual meetings.
January 28th, 2013
January 28, 2013 (PLANSPONSOR.com) – The California Public Employees’ Retirement System (CalPERS) launched the Sustainable Investment Research Initiative (SIRI).