Sears Holdings Corp., Hoffman Estates, Ill., plans to contribute $318 million to its U.S. pension fund in 2016 and about $416 million in 2017, said the company’s recently filed 10-K with the...
March 18, 2016 | 01:28 pm
Recent market volatility could result in higher unfunded U.S. public pension liabilities in fiscal year 2016 and erase funding improvements seen in fiscal years 2013 and 2014, said a new report from...
March 17, 2016 | 02:58 pm
High unfunded liabilities combined with demographic changes are putting pressure on public and private pension funds globally, said a new Citigroup report.
March 16, 2016 | 03:48 pm
U.S. multiemployer pension plans’ liabilities are increasing faster than the plans can make contributions to them, the Society of Actuaries said in a new report.
March 10, 2016 | 04:03 pm
The funded status of U.S. corporate defined benefit plans fell in February because of rising liabilities and declining asset values, said reports from Milliman and Aon Hewitt.
March 08, 2016 | 01:57 pm
Falls in gilt and equity markets pushed the aggregate corporate U.K. defined benefit fund deficit to £322.8 billion ($459.1 billion) in February, a 5.9% increase over the month, showed the...
March 08, 2016 | 11:56 am
The funded status for U.S. corporate pension plans dropped about one percentage point in February, said reports from Mercer and Wilshire Consulting.
March 03, 2016 | 03:37 pm
The aggregate funded status of 20 U.S. publicly listed corporations with more than $20 billion in pension fund liabilities was relatively flat in 2015 compared to 2014.
March 01, 2016 | 04:12 pm
The funding ratio of 131 state defined benefit plans fell 3 percentage points to an estimated 74% in fiscal year 2015 as liability growth outpaced assets.
March 01, 2016 | 03:48 pm
The total deficit of all corporate defined benefit funds in the U.K. decreased 17.1% to £209 billion ($301 billion) in February, despite uncertainty over the U.K.'s future in the European Union ...
March 01, 2016 | 11:33 am
General Electric Co. plans to contribute about $930 million to its affiliate pension funds in 2016.
February 29, 2016 | 04:13 pm
L-3 Communications Holdings plans to contribute about $100 million to its defined benefit plans in 2016.
February 29, 2016 | 01:22 pm
The U.S. Supreme Court said it would not review a New Jersey Supreme Court ruling that upheld Gov. Chris Christie's withholding of certain contributions to the New Jersey Pension Fund.
February 29, 2016 | 11:43 am
United Parcel Service Inc. plans to contribute $1.16 billion to its U.S. defined benefit plans in 2016.
February 25, 2016 | 12:15 pm
Chevron Corp. expects to contribute approximately $650 million to its U.S. defined benefit plans and approximately $250 million to its international DB plans in 2016.