As employers grapple with labor shortages, some are re-evaluating their retirement plans to make them more attractive to the workforce.
Retirement services providers Ascensus and Newport Group entered into a definitive agreement to merge their businesses.
Record keepers are working to make sure their clients comply with a DOL rule on lifetime income disclosures, but a big question remains.
Ongoing innovation in mutual funds and target-date funds will ensure that the popular products continue to thrive in DC plans.
Contributions to 403(b) plans swooned during the pandemic, according to a new survey.
A lawsuit against Juniper Networks over the pricing of a managed account could lead to similar suits.
Ellen G. Cooper, a top executive at Lincoln Financial Group, will succeed Dennis R. Glass as president and CEO in May.
CAPTRUST Financial Advisors entered into an agreement to buy RIA firm Ellwood Associates.
Plan sponsors looking to boost engagement might want to consider messages that arouse fear in their participants.
Oklahoma Teachers' Retirement System posted a record net return of 33% for the fiscal year.
Brian Collins was named chief investment officer of Hub Retirement and Private Wealth, a new position.
Assets in defined contribution plans climbed to new highs in 2020, thanks almost entirely to stock market gains.
As pooled employer plans hit the market, advisers increasingly are putting them on their radar as options for their plan sponsor clients.
Empower's planned acquisition of Prudential's retirement business will solidify its position as the nation's No. 2 record keeper.
CAPTRUST Financial Advisors acquired RIA firm Nachman Norwood & Parrott Wealth Management, which advises some 50 plan sponsors.
Hub International acquired the operating subsidiaries of investment and consulting firm TCG Group Holdings.
Hub International acquired retirement plan consulting firm Aegis Retirement Group, adding 75 plan sponsors to Hub's growing roster.
Black and Hispanic Americans are more likely than white Americans to prioritize helping family and friends over saving for retirement.
SageView Advisory Group acquired RIA firm MJM401k, adding $17 billion in assets under advisement to SageView's client roster.
Unum Group added a managed retirement fund to its 401(k) plan and paired it with automatic withdrawal options.
Most plan sponsors have at least one retirement plan committee, according to the Plan Sponsor Council of America.