Aon Consulting has made a new hire to expand its business with large market clients.
Clark Consulting, Inc., has announced executive promotions and hires designed to help the company improve services in the fields of executive benefits and strategic financing solutions, such as business-owned life insurance (BOLI).
Glenmede has announced that Jason Pride has joined the firm as director of Investment Strategy, a newly created position.
MFC Global Investment Management (MFC GIM) named Bradford G. Thomas as director of Consultant Relations.
Specific environmental, social, and corporate governance (ESG) factors can have a positive impact on portfolio returns, according to a new Mercer report.
Lawing Financial has named Doug Lode as director of Qualified Plan Design.
Don Settina, Inc., a Pittsburgh-based retirement consulting firm, is now operating as RetireRight Pittsburgh.
Thomas Harty has joined Plan Sponsor Advisors in a new senior consultant position, according to Jennifer Flodin and Donald Stone, co-founders of the Chicago-based retirement and investment consulting firm.
Forty-one percent of defined contribution assets are controlled by consultants, with the majority of these assets in large plans with more than $500 million in assets, according to Cerulli Associates.
Consultant Mercer has tapped Toni Brown from Callan Associates to serve in the new position of director of client consulting for its investment consulting business in the U.S.
When it comes to employee benefit plans, there’s a new sheriff in town.
Hewitt has announced it will combine its mid-market health and welfare outsourcing platform, Core Benefits Administration (CBA), with its existing mid-market retirement solutions.
Focus Retirement Plan Partners has announced an enhanced suite of retirement plan consulting services available to retirement plan sponsors and financial advisers serving plan sponsor clients.
Morningstar Associates, LLC, has announced that USI Consulting Group is now offering managed retirement accounts through Morningstar Retirement Manager.
Benefit Consultants Group (BCG) said Ken Weaver will lead its internal adviser support teams.
Plan sponsors might want to prepare for the possibility of retirement plan limits dropping for 2010, Mercer said.
Aon Consulting Worldwide has appointed Martha Spano as a senior vice
president and Central West Coast regional leader for Aon Investment
Consulting in the Los Angeles office.
Franklin Templeton Investments has lured Yaqub Ahmed from his post at Columbia Funds.