Insights


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Mar 2019

Trends in Target Date Fund Investing

With the adoption and popularity of target date funds (TDFs) on the rise, the diversity of offerings have grown. We explore the new world of TDFs, the emergence of trends and what retirement plan sponsors can expect to see in the future.

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25

Feb 2019

Using Financial Wellness to Attract and Retain Employees

Healthcare organizations typically have high turnover and high demand, and thus, attracting and retaining employees is paramount. How can retirement plan sponsors use financial wellness programs - and their retirement plans - to set their organizations apart?

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25

Feb 2019

Chart of the Month: Record Flows Into Passive Investments

Since the global financial crisis, there has been a significant shift in flows from actively managed to passively managed funds. While the preference for low-cost passive funds will likely persist, volatile markets and concerns about a potential correction may begin to slow this trend.

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23

Jan 2019

2019 Investment Outlook

2018 was a challenging year for investors. With many questions circling about what will happen in 2019, we share perspectives from some of the top investment managers - and our own thoughts - on the year ahead.

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23

Jan 2019

Effectively Communicating Your Retirement Plan Message

​In a recent survey, more than 75% of participants indicated that their plan's communication program does not help them make confident decisions. What can plan sponsors do to effectively communicate their message?

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23

Jan 2019

2019 403(b) Compliance Calendar

The 2019 Retirement Plan Compliance Calendar highlights critical compliance deadlines for defined contribution retirement plans. While we have covered all of the major dates, some may only apply to particular plan types (and are noted accordingly) and there may be additional deadlines for specific p…

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23

Jan 2019

2019 401(k) ERISA Retirement Plan Calendar

The 2019 401(k) ERISA Retirement Plan Compliance Calendar highlights the critical compliance deadlines for ERISA 401k(k) defined contribution retirement plans. While we have covered all of the major dates, some may only apply to particular plan types (and are noted accordingly) and there may be addi…

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