Year in Review 2008

A Surge Ahead

Current financial environment could have positive effects on the retail wealth management channel

Capital Markets

Fueled by target-date growth, DCIO firms up sales efforts

Guide to Broker/Dealers’ Retirement Plan Services

In spring of 2008, PLANADVISER sent an e-mail to its database of broker/dealers to learn what some are doing to accommodate retirement plan advisers. This is a list of all respondents and a sampling of their answers.

Plans Under Advisement

The most successful retirement plan advisers by the number of retirement plans under advisement

Remain Calm

How to manage affluent investors in financial crisis

Specialty Outside 401(k)

The most successful retirement plan advisers by specialty outside of 401(k) plans

Success Full

As the future of our economy remains volatile, the very nature of retirement savings plans is being questioned.

Talking Points

Tired of giving the same old presentations? Use these nuggets of information to spruce them up.

Trendspotting

Articles that appeared in the Trendspotting section of the magazine

What Provider To Work With?

Retirement plan advisers play an integral role in many providers' delivery systems, but while some providers do both adviser-sold and direct-sold business, others do no business through intermediaries.