Plan Design, Operations, Outsourcing
HR, Health Care, Post-Retirement
Economic Commentary, Investment Trends, Market Insights
Business Wins, Job Changes, Mergers and Acquisitions
Investments, Platform Enhancements, Tools and Services
Court Decisions, Legislation, Regulations
Industry Trends, Plan Benchmarks, Statistics
Attitudes and Behavior, Education and Advice
States were already granted the authority to establish their own IRA programs for private-sector workers; now the largest individual cities are being given the opportunity.
Outsourcing investment management functions continues to evolve
Calculating 403(b) catch-ups; contributing to church plans; state-sponsored plans
The legal obstacles and my two reservations
Public pensions see the potential in "auto" transactions
The agency accuses the fire company and several Long Island towns and villages with preventing older workers from earning credits toward a pension-like program.
A new retirement plan marketplace is being set up in the state of Washington.
The Center for State and Local Government Excellence, the Center for Retirement Research at Boston College and the National Association of State Retirement Administrators have created a new public plan data resource.
"As the fund matures, and the retired population grows, it's important that the rates reflect the changing demographics of our members," says Richard Costigan, chair of the CalPERS Finance and Administration Committee.