Newsdash Insight on Plan Design & Investment Strategy from PLANSPONSOR
April 12th, 2018
OCIO Model Can Improve Outcomes for DB and DC Plans
The outsourced chief investment officer model is a shifting of responsibility in investment decision making—a discretionary investment manager shares fiduciary responsibility with a retirement plan sponsor related to the investment portfolio, explains T.J. Kistner, director for Segal Marco Advisors in Chicago. Read more >
ERISA Lawsuits Targeting Franklin Templeton Advanced, Consolidated by District Court
The ruling to consolidate the cases and allow them to proceed comes just about a week after the parties appeared for a hearing before the court, considering twin motions for dismissal and summary judgement. Read more >
Formal Retirement Plans Prompt Investors to Save More
Nearly half of affluent and high-net-worth people with a formal plan have consolidated 90% or more of their assets with their adviser, double that of those without a formal plan. Read more >
Internal UBS Memo Details New Equity Plan Advisory Services Push
An internal memo circulating this week at UBS announces a series of senior hires and details the launch of an expanded digital platform supporting advisers’ delivery of equity compensation plan services. Read more >
Another Stressed Union Pension to Get PBGC Support
Class Certified in 401(k) Plan Trustees’ Lawsuit Against John Hancock
PPL Corp. and Mass Brigham General Face ERISA Lawsuits
70% of Eligible Employees Have Joined California’s State-Run Retirement Program
Retirement Plan Advisers Might Help Lessen ERISA Lawsuits by Adding Defensive Provisions
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Vanguard Guide Helps Define Retirement Goals, Risks, and Resources
Vanguard analysts have published a new framework to help guide retirees as they set investment goals, define their risk budget, plan for health care expenses, and tackle other challenging tasks.   Read more >
EY Introduces Financial Wellness Service
“In creating this new financial wellness platform, we designed a hybrid human/digital approach that engages all users in the way that feels most comfortable to them,” says Kate Barton, EY Americas vice chair of Tax Services. Read more >
Most Americans Do Not Know How Much Retirement Savings Is Needed
This is particularly high among Gen Z (69%), Millennials (64%) and Gen X (66%), a survey found. Read more >
Market Mirror
Wednesday, the Dow lost 218.55 points (0.90%) to finish at 24,189.45, the NASDAQ decreased 25.28 points (0.36%) to 7,069.03, and the S&P 500 was down 14.68 points (0.55%) at 2,642.19. The Russell 2000 was up 3.37 points (0.22%) at 1,546.80, and the Wilshire 5000 closed 103.08 points (0.37%) lower at 27,467.68. The price of the 10-year Treasury note was up 6/32, decreasing its yield to 2.783%. The price of the 30-year Treasury bond increased 18/32, bringing its yield down to 2.993%.
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