Newsdash Insight on Plan Design & Investment Strategy from PLANSPONSOR
May 20th, 2016
What Does 'Self-Service' Mean to Investors?
Many investors categorized by advisory firms and investment managers as “self-directed” still frequently look to their providers for guidance, according to the J.D. Power 2016 U.S. Self-Directed Investor Study. Read more >
Funding a Top Focus of DB Plan Sponsors
While they work to fund their plans, however, uncertainties make it more difficult to calculate liabilities and returns over the long term. Read more >
Consider Borrowing to Fund for DB Clients
Borrowing to fund pension deficits provides plan sponsors with a way to replace variable and potentially volatile debt obligation with a known, certain amount of debt at a fixed funding cost, says Rohit Mathur from Prudential. Read more >
Taking the Pulse of Top-Performing DC Advisers
The strongest-performing advisers are leading the way on aggressive plan design, embracing re-enrollment, stretching the match and making sure plans work for participants as they’re designed to. Read more >
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The Appeal of CITs
Transparency, lower fees and customization are spurring growth of collective investment trusts in the retirement plan space. Read more >
Join Our Upcoming PLANADVISER Fiduciary Rule Webcast
Our April 20th webcast for plan advisers offered a first-look at the results of the DOL’s final fiduciary regulations. As expected, a significant number of advisers tuned in. As a follow-up, our panel of experts will address some of the key questions that were submitted during that forum. Sign up here for the June 1st event. Read more >
Investment Product and Service Launches
Russell Investments forms new global client strategy and research team; Wilshire Consulting launches the Wilshire ClimateLens; Hartford Funds reveals plans to acquire Lattice Strategies. Read more >

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