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The increasing concentration of technology stocks in mutual funds - and the recent selloff of these company shares - have raised questions as to whether investors are over-exposed to technology giants and potentially at risk for bigger market downturns.Read more
In recent weeks, retirement plan participants have seen the markets - and their account balances - fluctuate daily, with strong talk from the heads of state in the U.S. and China regarding tariffs and trade agreements.Read more
The steady stream of retirement plan lawsuits filed over the past decade have plan sponsors of all sizes and organization types on edge.Read more
With inflation potentially on the rise, retirement plan sponsors should be aware of the affect it can have on retirement plan investments and how they can help protect participants.Read more
Recently, we have seen a considerable increase in volatility in the market, with wide swings in the major market indices. The volatility started with the announcement of the highest annualized wage growth since June 2009, which ignited renewed fears of inflation. However, the outsized mo…Read more
After much anticipation, the new year brings with it a new tax law. We explore some of the provisions of the new law that could affect retirement plan investors.Read more
Currencies can have a significant effect on the overall economy. Since the U.S.dollar is the global currency, any significant change in its value ripples throughout financial markets. After years of a strong dollar, what will its recent weakening mean for retirement plan investors?Read more
With the holiday season upon us and the New Year fast approaching, we explore five trends that will be popular with retirement plan sponsors in 2018.Read more
Managed accounts offer retirement plan participants a personalized investment strategy based on their own individual situation. However, as plan sponsors review the benefits of adding managed accounts to their retirement plans, there are ever-present fiduciary considerations which must be addressed.Read more