Payden&Rygel has announced a reduction in expenses for the Payden/Wilshire Longevity Funds, its target-date fund series.
Tag: Lifecycle Funds
A recent study found that workers have misconceptions about target-date funds.
Charles Schwab Investment Management, the asset management arm of the Charles Schwab Corporation, announced changes to its target-date mutual funds to enhance the portfolios and reduce expenses.
More than a third of consultants said sponsors are planning to revisit the glide path of target-date funds, according to a survey by PIMCO.
The number of The Hartford Target Retirement Funds available in The Hartford Mutual Funds Family has expanded from three to nine.
Those in target-date funds are younger, make less money, and have smaller account balances than those not choosing the options.
Northern Trust has expanded its lineup of target-date investment solutions with a series of multi-manager funds for ERISA-qualified defined contribution retirement plans.
Less than a year after their launch, Allstate has pulled the plug on its Allstate ClearTarget funds.
Morningstar, Inc. has launched a family of asset allocation indexes, designed to benchmark target-date and target-risk investment products.
DailyAccess Corporation has added Old Mutual Asset Management's Target Plus Portfolios to its product platform.
Ibbotson Associates is now offering its custom target maturity portfolio construction service to financial institutions serving defined contribution plans of all sizes.
With recent market volatility, a concern that some participants are too aggressively invested in equities has been added to the ongoing concern that some participants are invested too conservatively.
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With no industry consensus on how to benchmark target-date funds, what can advisers do?
The defined-contribution (DC) plan consulting business is changing to adjust to new plan trends by, among other things, offering custom target-date funds and adding inflation-protection investment vehicles to fund offerings.