Tag: Defined contribution

DC Participants Sought More Risk in 2009

Throughout much of the 2009 market rally, activity as measured by fund flows within the Callan DC Index, was above average as participants sought to increase their exposure to risky assets.

Americans Staying in the Workforce Longer

The labor-force participation rate is increasing for Americans ages 55 and older as they are faced with higher health costs and economic losses, according to a study published by the Employee Benefit Research Institute (EBRI).

Kraft Excessive Fee Case Thrown Out

A federal judge in Illinois has turned away allegations by 401(k) participants at Kraft Foods Global that recordkeeping fees paid to Hewitt Associates were too high and the company stock fund was improperly unitized.