BNP Paribas Investment Partners is seeking a regulatory exemption from the Department of Labor to retain its QPAM status to manage retirement plan assets.
July 02, 2014 | 03:26 pm
Members of the defined contribution industry have had three months to try to digest a Department of Labor proposed rule on fee disclosure, and many of them are choking on it.
June 23, 2014
The Department of Labor has proposed that service providers create a guide for defined contribution plans to identify where fee-disclosure information is located.
June 23, 2014
Have you absolutely had it with navigating your way through Department of Labor Form 5500 filings in search of information about U.S. corporate pension funds?
June 23, 2014
The Department of Labor is looking for people to serve on its ERISA Advisory Council.
June 06, 2014 | 04:22 pm
GreatBanc Trust Co. agreed to pay $5.25 million to settle charges of improper valuation of the Sierra Aluminum Co. employee stock ownership plan.
June 03, 2014 | 05:42 pm
Credit Suisse is seeking permission to continue providing asset management services to retirement plans, after its banking entity pleaded guilty to helping U.S. citizens avoid taxes overseas.
June 02, 2014 | 03:47 pm
A proposed rule updating the definition of a fiduciary will not come out in 2014, according to the Department of Labor regulatory agenda published May 23 in the Federal Register.
May 27, 2014 | 04:05 pm
The ERISA Industry Committee on Monday asked the Department of Labor to exclude large defined contribution plans from requirements in proposed regulations governing a guide to DC-plan fee disclosure.
May 12, 2014 | 05:17 pm
Department of Labor ERISA Advisory Council voted Wednesday to spend 2014 investigating outsourcing best practices for plan sponsors and the shift from retirement plans covered by the Employee...
March 26, 2014 | 06:18 pm
Secretary of Labor Thomas Perez named five new members of the Department of Labor ERISA Advisory Council.
March 12, 2014 | 05:29 pm
The Department of Labor Tuesday proposed a guide for navigating information provided by service providers, in an effort to help plan executives and fiduciaries of 401(k) defined contribution plans...
March 11, 2014 | 02:33 pm
Success in achieving defined contribution plan goals can rely as much on how plan executives and service providers communicate as to what investment options they offer, plan designs they prepare, and ...
March 05, 2014 | 05:30 pm
The Department of Labor has recovered $490,594 in defined benefit plan assets from Madison Heights, Mich.-based manufacturer Fourslides Inc., one of two subsidiaries of Revstone Industries LLC.
February 05, 2014 | 04:06 pm
Sen. Tom Harkin, D-Iowa, introduced legislation Thursday that would make universal retirement coverage available to an estimated 75 million Americans who are without access to workplace retirement...