Higher stock prices were partially offset by a drop in discount rates.
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The ongoing plan must still separate special financial assistance funds and invest them according to final regulations.
Rising interest rates and higher discount rates reduced pension liabilities, but volatility continues.
Awards were given in nine categories representing various plan types and sizes.
U.S. pensions’ allocations to Russian assets are limited, but plans are responding to the conflict by considering their long-term approach.
Plans have been helped by higher discount rates, but investment managers suggest sponsors be mindful of risks ahead.
Discount rate and equity market volatility is expected to continue.
Experts discuss the various elements to consider before implementing a pension risk transfer to help ensure its success.
Pension risk transfer includes a spectrum of options, with cost and other considerations for each.
Public plan sponsors must make their contributions, even in difficult times.
Public funds bested corporate funds thanks to higher equity allocations.
Northern Trust Asset Management suggests that institutional investors take a look at junk bonds and natural resources stocks.
Whether plans saw a slight increase or decrease depended on their lifecycle stage and allocation to equities.
Former non-union employees of the auto parts maker sought to overturn the Pension Benefit Guaranty Corporation’s decision to terminate their...
Called Transamerica DB Complete, it aims to bring together all aspects of managing a defined benefit plan.
Willis Towers Watson offers 10 suggestions for DB plans for 2021.
It was found that the pension plan committee did not reasonably interpret the plan when it offset pension benefits for...
“Plan sponsors should review their risk management toolkit to consider whether their investment policy is aligned with the current market...