Tag: Defined Contribution

TDFs Have Improved Participant Diversification

About a third of participants across Millennials, Generation X, and Baby Boomers who self-manage the investment of their plan accounts are more conservative than a typical target-date fund appropriate to their age.

SPARK Rolls Out Updated RFP Guide

The new edition aims to support the needs of employers providing defined contribution plans by enabling service providers to prepare consistent RFP responses, resulting in reduced response times and more accurate evaluations.

Retirement Industry People Moves

Mercer Reveals Leadership Changes in Its Wealth and Health Hemisphere; Milwaukee Institutional Announces Boston Location Led by VP; BPOC Acquires Zenith American; and more.

Retirement Industry People Moves

T. Rowe Price brings in new head of CEDT Innovation Center; USI Consulting hires assistant vice president of retirement services; StoneStreet rebrands as its services are expanded; and more.

Mercer Expects Retirement Plans to Fare Well in Tax Reform

However, employers will likely have some difficulty in knowing how to handle the January 1, 2018, effective date that has been assigned for many provisions in the House and Senate tax reform proposals, especially for the purposes of income tax withholding.