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Mar 2020

Lessons Learned from Previous Downturns

While the recent market volatility surrounding the COVID-19 pandemic is causing concern for many retirement plan investors, there are some lessons that can be learned from examining past market downturns.

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23

Mar 2020

New Policy Measures and Where Do We Go From Here?

COVID-19 continues to be the root cause of market volatility. Less than one month ago, the U.S. economy was on solid footing, with unemployment hovering near a 50-year low. In a matter of weeks, the economic outlook has changed dramatically. While slow out of the gate, U.S. officials are pulling out…

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19

Mar 2020

Investment Brief: Circuit Breakers and Electronic Trading

The recent trading haults and the news that the NYSE will be moving to electronic trading is leaving many retirement plan sponsors questioning what exactly it all means. We provide some background as well as answer some of the most common questions.

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Mar 2020

Market Update: March 16, 2020

Over the last few weeks, we have witnessed unprecedented turbulence in the financial markets as the coronavirus pandemic spreads across the world. We provide an update on how the recent market events are impacting retirement plans.

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Mar 2020

Investment Brief: The Impact of Coronavirus on Retirement Plans

Until last week, the coronavirus outbreak had not made a significant impact on financial markets. However, growing fears have led to recent market volatility and rate reductions from the Fed. What do retirement plan sponsors and participants need to know?

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25

Feb 2020

SECURE Act Deep-Dive: Required Minimum Distributions (RMDs)

​Among the many new provisions of the SECURE Act, the change in age – from 70½ to 72 – at which Required Minimum Distributions (RMDs) must commence is one of the most significant. We explore the problematic nature of RMDs, their history and future.

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25

Feb 2020

Webinar - The SECURE Act: Beyond the Hype

While there has been much hype surrounding the SECURE Act, just how significant is its impact to retirement plans and what does this mean for retirement plan sponsors and fiduciaries? We address these questions and more in our webinar, The SECURE Act: Beyond the Hype.

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