Tag: Fees

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.

Economies of Scale Strongly Benefit the Largest Plans

Institutional investors with less than $1 billion in assets paid 65% more for investment management than medium-size funds ($1 billion to $10 billion in assets) and 91% more than the largest funds (greater than $100 billion in assets), Callan found.

ERISA Litigation Shows No Sign of Slowing in 2018

Proprietary fund lawsuits are viewed by plaintiffs’ firms as one of the types of excessive fee cases that are likely to get past motions to dismiss; and so it stands to reason that more—potentially many more—of these lawsuits are on the way.