Corporate DC plans

Pfizer chooses Boston Partners as large-cap equity investment option for DC plans

Pfizer Inc. hired Boston Partners as the active domestic large-cap value equities investment option for all of the firm's U.S. and Puerto Rico defined contribution plans.

January 07, 2014 | 04:02 pm
Boeing union workers trade DB pension for employment promise

Boeing union workers trade DB pension for employment promise

Boeing Co. gained a decade of labor peace after its largest union voted to accept contract concessions — including moving to a defined contribution plan — in exchange for a promise to...

January 06, 2014 | 01:45 pm

Bemis cuts investment overlap, saves on DC plan expenses

Bemis Corp., a company that specializes in flexible packaging, has packaged the restructuring of its defined contribution plans to reduce investment-option overlap, increase diversification, simplify ...

January 06, 2014
The Frozen Plan Handbook

The Frozen Plan Handbook

Thousands of corporate pension plans in America have been frozen, while many others are considering such a step. Russell's Frozen Plan Handbook serves as a simple guide for those who have already...

January 02, 2014 | 09:25 am

FirstEnergy Corp. picks Fidelity Investments as record keeper

FirstEnergy Corp. hired Fidelity Investments as record keeper of its 401(k) plan.

January 02, 2014 | 02:44 pm

Pittsburgh Glass Works hires Prudential as record keeper

Pittsburgh Glass Works hired Prudential Financial as record keeper of its 401(k) plan.

December 23, 2013 | 11:36 am

Olin Corp. revamps 401(k) plan's investment options

Olin Corp. has overhauled the investment options lineup of its 401(k) plan.

December 19, 2013 | 11:53 am
Supreme Court accepts 401(k) employer stock-drop case

Supreme Court accepts 401(k) employer stock-drop case

The U.S. Supreme Court on Friday agreed to revisit the issue of fiduciary prudence in managing employer stock investment options in defined contribution plans.

December 13, 2013 | 03:55 pm

Bergmann Associates hires Prudential for 401(k)

Bergmann Associates Inc. hired Prudential Financial as bundled provider of its 401(k) plan.

December 06, 2013 | 03:33 pm

Wal-Mart re-signs BofA Merrill Lynch as bundled provider

Wal-Mart Stores Inc. rehired Bank of America Merrill Lynch as bundled provider for its 401(k) plan.

December 04, 2013 | 12:30 pm

Kohler sinks 401(k) assets into 2 new options

Kohler Co., Kohler, Wis., is adding the Fidelity Small Cap Discovery Fund and the Oakmark International Collective Fund as investment options in its 401(k) plan.

November 25, 2013 | 02:38 pm

Huntington Bancshares adds Vanguard options to 401(k) plan

Huntington Bancshares Inc. restructured the investment options lineup of its 401(k) plan.

November 11, 2013 | 02:31 pm

MassMutual employees file suit against employer over management of 401(k) plan

Seven Massachusetts Mutual Life Insurance Co. employees have filed a class-action lawsuit against their employer alleging self-dealing and excessive fees in managing the firm's $1 billion 401(k) plan.

November 06, 2013 | 04:22 pm

UTC, Adventist among first to offer options

Since United Technologies Corp., Hartford, Conn., introduced a lifetime income option in June 2012, nearly 20,000 people — or about one-sixth of eligible participants — have enrolled.

October 28, 2013

Motorola Solutions senior benefits consultant departs

Gina Zoetvelt left Motorola Solutions last month as senior benefits consultant.

October 22, 2013 | 03:54 pm