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Retirement Plan Investments

Many Plan Sponsors will delegate the investments portion of plan’s operations to a partner. However, as a plan fiduciary, sponsors still have legal obligations to oversee the investments in their company plan. Many sponsors have established investment committees and drafted investment policy statements that govern the style of investing. Understanding these instruments is another important component of plan management.

401k Investment Automation on the Rise

401k Investment Automation

401k investment automation is on the rise and defined contribution plan participants are reaping the benefits. The trend towards reliance on automated programs and robotic advisory services has participants shunning the do-it-yourself investment strategy. Largely due to the Bush-era Pension ...

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Five Myths About Outsourcing 401k Investment Decisions

Outsourcing 401k Investment

With the regulatory spotlight shining on fiduciary roles thanks to tougher rules from the DOL, more defined contribution (DC) plan sponsors are outsourcing 401k investment decisions to third parties to handle their plan investments. This is a trend of outsourcing ...

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