The software includes a Behavioral Risk Survey that advisers can give to retirement plan participants.
The paper shows employees who adhere to treatment plans and adopt simple healthier lifestyle behaviors can save on out-of-pocket health care costs and invest that savings to have additional income in retirement.
PlanMember Online is a collection of public-facing websites designed to meet the needs of specific audiences.
Clients can issue payments via a credit card or bank account.
Financial advisers can help plan sponsors address their fiduciary responsibilities while creating their own investment product lineup from menus of funds on which Morningstar has performed due diligence.
Wolters Kluwer Legal & Regulatory U.S. issued a white paper, “Tax Cuts and Jobs Act Will Present Retirement, Benefits, Executive Compensation and Payroll Professionals with New Challenges in 2018."
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Texting is becoming the public’s communication channel of choice, the firm says, but the common communication pathway presents regulatory and practical challenges in the independent adviser context.
Researchers conducted a survey that enabled SPARK to better determine how the RFP Guide is used by advisers and providers today, leading to the new update.
“Understanding and discussing the tax impact of your investment and retirement account withdrawal recommendations is not the same thing as giving tax advice,” explains Joe Elsasser, president of Covisum.
The acquisition comes on the heels of the companies’ joint endeavor, the launch of RetireUp Pro.
As the firm explains, the program begins with a baseline retiree analysis proactively delivered to each plan participant flagged as retired, and includes a personalized investment strategy recommendation in tandem with a monthly spending guide for their qualified plan assets.
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The firm's rollover/exchange analysis will consider more plan types, including 401(k), 403(b), 457, defined benefit plans and more.
Seeking to provide a top quality experience, Vantagepoint Funds conducted one-on-one research with representatives from a handful of select investment consulting firms, resulting in the new DCIO web portal.
Mark Rossen, vice president of sales and marketing at O’Neil Digital Solutions, said the company’s goal was to help advisers strengthen relationships with their customers by providing them with “confidential and time-sensitive documents anywhere and in any format they choose.”
State Street Global Advisors reveals latest SPDR ETFs, and Charles Schwab announces addition of 12 ETFs to OneSource.
The move enhances AdvisorEngine’s open architecture system and connects disparate technologies.
Besides revamping the public website, the participant and plan administration portals have also been enhanced.