Tag: Practice Mgmt

PANC 2011: Beyond k

Who says defined benefit plans are dead? Panelists at the PLANADVISER National Conference in Orlando last week discussed the potential future of plan types other than defined contribution plans.

PANC 2010: Breaking it Down

 Despite all the efforts of plan sponsors and providers, there is still a lack of understanding of retirement plans and investments by participants, and sponsors still struggle with ineffective employee communications.

PANC 2010: The 403(b) State

Between the effects of the economic downturn and the implications of sweeping new regulations, sponsors of 403(b) plans have been through a lot in the past couple of years. 

 

SEC Announces Donohue Departure

Andrew J. "Buddy" Donohue plans to leave the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) in November after serving more than four years as its Director of the Division of Investment Management.

S&P Launches Factor Index Series

Standard & Poor's has launched the S&P Factor Indices which seek to measure the risk premium inherent between asset classes and financial markets. 

401(k) Rekon Opens AZ Location

401(k) Rekon, a Wilmington, North Carolina-based provider of adviser research and education, has opened an office near Phoenix, Arizona, the company announced.