During a couple’s divorce proceedings, a property settlement awarded the ex-husband half of the ex-wife’s 401(k) balance and the entire amount in her individual retirement account (IRA), but no (QDRO) was ever executed and the ex-husband has undertaken no other action to obtain possession of the assets.
Leading distributors are consolidating assets, and new groups are growing in influence.
Under DOL scrutiny, the Illinois-based employer has agreed to restore nearly $420,000 to its defined benefit pension plan.
The report also found a decline in future rates of mortality improvement.
INSIDE THE MAGAZINE PLANADVISER September/October 2018
Twenty-nine percent say financial planning makes them feel “excited and inspired,” a survey by Northwestern Mutual found.
When asked to think about their life in their 60s, 70s and 80s, people said retirement savings should be increased by 31%, Capital Group found in a survey.
Seventy-nine percent are incorporating socially responsible investing into their practices, according to an Eaton Vance survey.
Amendments in the update are effective for fiscal years ending after December 15, 2020, for public business entities and for fiscal years ending after December 15, 2021, for all other entities.
This year, the U.S. scored a 58.8 overall in the Melbourne Mercer Global Pension Index, up from 57.8 in 2017.says the slight increase in the U.S.’s score was due to a number of small changes in the adequacy sub-index.
They are also offering a broader range of products, a survey by LIMRA and EY found.
These plans allow small businesses to join together to offer defined contribution retirement savings benefits.
TIAA is helping its plan sponsor clients create their own National Retirement Security Week campaigns with ready-to-use content, while Mutual of America is conducting on-site group presentations.
The interim decision is a mixed bag that falls more in favor of the plaintiffs, but it by no means concludes the litigation—not least because plaintiffs have already filed a second amended complaint.