Record keepers are working with plan sponsors to prompt participants to replenish their savings after taking COVID-related distributions.
Analysts call counting on employees to play a starring role in reforms aimed at avoiding retirement savings shortfalls overly ambitious.
OneDigital Investment Advisors acquired Future Benefits, a retirement plan consulting and wealth management services firm.
OneDigital acquired RIA firm Westminster Consulting, adding more than 70 retirement plan clients.
Dow Inc. will freeze the benefit accruals of its U.S. pension plans, increase its DC match and contribute $1 billion to the pension plans.
Tontines, with the promise of mortality credits, could attract growing numbers of clients hoping to win the pension lottery.
Hub International has acquired the assets of Boston-based Baystate Fiduciary Advisors.
Hub International acquired the assets of Leading Edge Benefits Advisors and its related retirement plan and wealth management affiliates.
Record keepers haven't yet pounced on the Labor Department's new electronic disclosure rule but are eager to do so.
Financial institutions and other groups are pressing forward with the creation of pooled employer plans despite regulatory uncertainty.
Investment and benefit executives discuss how they are dealing with the unprecedented challenges posed by the coronavirus.
Superannuation funds have reduced valuations of PE, real estate and infrastructure in moves that could herald more frequent changes.
Retirement industry trade groups urged Congress to provide relief to retirement plan sponsors, participants and retirees amid the pandemic.
CBIZ has acquired substantially all of the assets of retirement and benefits plan provider Pension Dynamics Co.
Employee benefits company OneDigital has bought several retirement plan adviser firms, including Cafaro Greenleaf and Chepenik Financial.
First Super, a Melbourne-based super fund, put long-time manager Orbis on watch over its failure to vote in favor of governance reforms.
Australia's superannuation funds are stepping up direct lending to companies, in a global hunt for higher-yielding assets.
Hub International is bulking up its retirement and wealth management consulting business as advisory firms succumb to competitive pressure.
Sunsuper, the A$69 billion Brisbane-based superannuation fund, selected a former State Street Global Advisors head of Asia as its next CEO.
CBS Corp. and Viacom Inc. plan to merge, creating a combined company with about $8.6 billion in retirement plan assets.
Alaska Retirement Management Board terminated 19 external money managers with portfolios totaling just less than $2.4 billion.
AbbVie Inc. plans to acquire Allergan PLC, which would create a combined company with about $13.8 billion in retirement plan assets.
United Technologies and Raytheon's upcoming merger presents challenges for the plan sponsors on whether to merge their retirement plans.
United Technologies Corp. and Raytheon Co.'s retirement plan data reveal some potential challenges if those plans are combined.
Two official reports on Australia's A$2.7 trillion superannuation industry grapple with how to cull weak funds from list of default options.