Tag: Lifecycle Funds


Annuities Seen as the Better ChoiceAn analysis of systematic withdrawals vs. annuities Art by Michela ButtignolAn academic analysis by Mark Warshawsky, a visiting scholar at the Mercatus Center at George...

Examining Risk Management in TDFs

A new research paper from J.P. Morgan Asset Management seeks to educate plan sponsors and advisers about the dynamic interplay of risks involved in target-date fund (TDF) investing.

Vanguard Adds to Low-Fee TDF Lineup

A new fund series from Vanguard features an estimated expense ratio of 10 basis points and will be offered to institutional investors meeting a $100 million initial investment requirement.

Visions of a Lower-Fee Future

It can be hard to separate noise from actionable insight when discussing investing trends, but two industry experts say now is clearly the time to get ahead on fee issues.

Creating a Sound Way to Choose TDFs

Plan sponsors thinking about putting target-date funds (TDFs) in their investment lineup must determine an implementation process that will support the plan’s goals, Towers Watson says in a white paper.

MPI Unveils TDF Analysis Tool

Target Date Fund Analytics (TDF Analytics) was released by Markov Processes International (MPI) for plan sponsors, their advisers and for providers of an increasingly used product.

Careful Considerations

Target-date fund due diligence requires extra attention from plan sponsors and advisers