January 11, 2017
Several firms note that the year-end market rally helped reverse a downward trend for pension funding in 2016.January 11, 2017
According to the 2016 PLANSPONSOR Defined Contribution (DC) survey, 27.2% of 403(b) plans offer in-plan income products that guarantee monthly income, compared to 7.3% of DC plans overall.January 11, 2017
Retirement savings models often simplify a defined contribution plan participant’s situation, and plan sponsors need to help participants understand that the picture is more complex.January 10, 2017
More employers are also addressing financial wellness beyond
retirement to produce a healthier, happier and more productive workforce.
January 06, 2017
An increased focus on education and wellness and plan designs focusing on retirement income are among trends Fidelity sees as gaining more traction this year.
January 03, 2017
The aggregate pension funded status for the plans Willis Towers Watson tracked is estimated to be 80% at the end of 2016, compared with 81% at the end of 2015.December 29, 2016
Defined benefit retirement plan sponsors should plan now for the future.December 28, 2016
Though robo-advisers were once limited to individual investors, automated technology is projected to push further into the DC industry in the coming years.December 28, 2016
Six essential DB strategiesDecember 23, 2016
They not only help with employee education and plan benchmarking, but they even supply access to ERISA attorneys.December 22, 2016
The goal is a 7% discount rate.December 22, 2016
Different retirement plan participant demographic groups face various challenges.December 20, 2016
Broadridge identified three trends driving change in the retirement industry.December 20, 2016
Employer-sponsored retirement plan providers are increasing digital offerings, but participants may need prompting to use these tools.December 19, 2016
Plan design, investments, fees, financial wellness and the DOL’s fiduciary rule are all things defined contribution plan sponsors should consider going into the New Year.