2017 PLANADVISER May/june

Trendspotting Charts

A look at employees' latest concerns and what these mean to advisers.

Power Stance

Advocating for aggressive plan design, to help ensure what workers save goes the distance

Kicking the Can

No more kicking the fiduciary rule implementation can down the road for the Department of Labor (DOL).

Getting to the Right Place

While retirement plans have made great improvements in the past few years, a great deal more work still needs to be done.

Helping Women Save

Calculators and automatic features can provide a real boost

Is 70 the New 65?

Older workers looking to push back their retirement


Now in its sixth year of publication, the PLANADVISER Defined Contribution Investment Only (DCIO) Survey continues its trend of finding a steady increase in DC plan assets among the survey’s 41 participating providers.

Shielding Yourself

Deciding whether to be a 3(21) or a 3(38) fiduciary

Avoidance Strategies

How advisers can help sponsors steer clear of common plan errors

Seeking Alternatives

How moving beyond equities and bonds can benefit investors