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Kroger to begin Central States withdrawal

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Kroger Co. will withdraw active participants from the $15.3 billion Teamsters Central States, Southeast & Southwest Areas Pension Fund.
Opponents of shifting to Roth plans speak up in Senate

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Sen. Sherrod Brown promised "one hell of a fight" if tax reform negotiators consider shifting retirement savings tax incentives to Roth accounts.

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P&I's article "Tax reform efforts put retirement plans at risk" omitted a critical public policy issue that will significantly impact the tax reform debate.
Mnuchin hints at keeping carried interest tax break for some, eliminating for hedge funds

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U.S. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin said President Donald Trump might keep the carried interest tax break for firms that create jobs.
Volcker changes might have little impact with Basel III still around

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Proposals to scale back the Volcker rule won't impact the corporate bond market still working under Basel III capital requirements.
New York State Teamsters Conference fund gets OK to lower benefits

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The Treasury Department approved the rescue request of the New York State Teamsters Conference Pension and Retirement Fund.
Volcker Rule rewrite said to start as Trump regulators grab reins

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Regulators reportedly agree to rewrite the Volcker Rule, moving to loosen restrictions written in response to the financial crisis.
Treasury Department ends MyRA retirement program, citing low demand

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The U.S. Treasury Department announced on Friday it is winding down the federal MyRA retirement savings program.
Democrats pushing Mnuchin to promote MyRA

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A group of leading congressional Democrats asked Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin to do more to promote the federal MyRA program.
United Furniture Workers pension fund gets OK to reduce benefits

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United Furniture Workers Pension Fund A won approval from the Treasury Department to cut benefits for participants, including retirees.
Congressional Democrats prod Treasury secretary to promote MyRA program

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Leading congressional Democrats asked Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin to do more to promote the MyRA retirement savings program.