April 5th, 2010
American United Life Insurance Company (AUL) has launched the AUL Stable Value Account for select AUL participants.
March 29th, 2010
ING's U.S. operations, which merged its annuity and rollover businesses to form ING Financial Solutions last year, has added what it said is a simpler, lower-cost variable annuity to its product suite.
March 16th, 2010
Retirement plan advisers looking to help participants (and plan sponsors) find a retirement income solution have another option to consider.
February 24th, 2010
CUNA Mutual Group has launched a fully guaranteed stable value account designed for 401(k) plans.
February 5th, 2010
Great-West Retirement Services has introduced a new set of guaranteed income investment options.
January 5th, 2010
Employers need to take steps to make defined contribution (DC) plans
better primary savings vehicles, said Jamie Kalamarides, senior vice
president of retirement solutions at Prudential Retirement.
November 12th, 2009
SunTrust Banks has added an FDIC-insured account as an investment option for its 401(k) clients.
Data & Research
October 15th, 2009
Target-date funds have drawn a lot of scrutiny of late, but a new survey suggests that participants still have confidence in the approach.
October 9th, 2009
Individual investors buy guaranteed income products for retirement, why not retirement plan participants?
July 23rd, 2009
Genworth Life and Annuity Insurance Company launched a variable annuity designed to help advisers personalize a guaranteed income strategy for clients.
June 3rd, 2009
Prudential Retirement released a white paper that said target-date funds should be changed to include guaranteed income features.
April 29th, 2009
Two platforms, Hewitt Associates and Mercer, have taken up Prudential Retirement's IncomeFlex Target guaranteed income product.
April 13th, 2009
Prudential Retirement has a new target for its IncomeFlex solution: target-date funds.
Data & Research
March 23rd, 2009
Plan sponsors and employees see some retirement concerns differently—including access to financial advice, a new study by MetLife suggested.
March 17th, 2009
Strategic Insight published an in-depth report containing detailed information on standalone living benefits (SALBs) based on proprietary document research and extensive interviews.
January 6th, 2009
In keeping with trends across the industry, Prudential Retirement saw participants in its plans moving away from equities in the latter part of 2008.
August 26th, 2008
Will guaranteed income wrappers for managed accounts gain widespread acceptance among fee-based advisers?
August 5th, 2007
In-plan investments that provide guaranteed income should be used as part of an overall allocation strategy, garnering only about 15% to 30% of a deferral, said Joseph Eck, vice president of the institutional solutions group for The Hartford.