Newsdash Insight on Plan Design & Investment Strategy from PLANSPONSOR
October 20th, 2017
GAO Issues Call to Examine American Retirement System
According to a GAO report, it has been nearly 40 years since a federal commission has conducted a comprehensive evaluation of the nation’s approach to financing retirement. Read more >
PANC 2017: Lessons in Litigation
Panelists at the 2017 PLANADVISER National Conference discuss the state of litigation in the retirement plan industry and lessons learned by decisions. Read more >
Northern Trust Takes a LDI Approach for its TDF Glidepath
The firm looks at a plan’s demographics and creates a glidepath that both controls for and seeks out risk. Read more >
2018 Contribution and Benefit Limits Announced
The contribution limit to defined contribution (DC) plans has been increased by $500. Read more >
MOST READ ARTICLES
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Tax Bill Passed By Senate Backs Off 457(b), 403(b) Plan Changes
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Excessive Fee Suit Filed Against Multiemployer Plan
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Spouses Play Increasingly Influential Role Alongside Advisers
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CenturyLink Sued by Plan Participants Over Large Cap Stock Fund Construction
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Settlement Ends Fujitsu Lawsuit Filed Over Plan Fees, Custom TDFs
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Invest or Contribute to Solve a Retirement Funding Shortfall?
Many companies have not fully funded their defined benefit plans. This article examines why plan funding shortfalls have not decreased appreciably despite high equity returns and possible strategies to reach full funding. Read more >
Aspire and 1st Global Collaborate to Offer Fee-Based Retirement Solutions
The partnership aims to prepare advisers with solutions compliant with the fiduciary rule. Read more >
Investment Products and Services Launches
ERI Scientific Beta Presents Long/Short Equity Market Index; TD Ameritrade Offers Expanded Commission-Free ETF Program; State Street Global Advisors Launches New SPDR Portfolio ETFs; and more. Read more >

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