Investor views of some alternative investments shaped by COVID-19 and low interest rates have affected the holdings of the 200 largest plans.
Private credit assets nearly double as investors search for yield and extra return to offset low interest rates.
Pension investment teams relied on strict rebalancing and opportunistic investing in 2020 to rebuild and grow portfolios.
Record keepers expand virtual communications to help participants maintain and build their retirement accounts during the pandemic.
The largest U.S. retirement funds saw a 6.6% asset increase over the year ended Sept. 30.