Financial Services & Wealth Management News
June 24, 2021

7 Ways to Reduce Fiduciary Liability

In 2020, nearly 100 lawsuits alleging breach of fiduciary duty were filed. And with the number of 401(k) lawsuits on the rise targeting plans both large […]
June 24, 2021

To Bundle or Not to Bundle — What’s Best for Your Business Is the Question

Whether to use bundled or unbundled service providers is an important decision for your retirement plan. A fully bundled arrangement provides an easy, one-stop-shop for services […]
June 24, 2021

Bitcoin: Coming to a 401(k) plan near you?

Our 2018 report on Bitcoin (BTC), and the conclusions therefrom, remain relevant today. In short, the prudence in adding Bitcoin to a retirement plan is questionable, […]
May 25, 2021

Good Reasons to Include Actively Managed Funds in Your Retirement Plan

If You are Going to Exclude Active Funds from Your Retirement Plan Investment Lineup, Have Darn Good Reasons The tidal surge of funds flowing from actively […]
May 25, 2021

Caveat Guarantor

Retirement income products, or in-plan annuity options, have been available for over a decade but their utilization has been stagnant due to concerns about price, portability, […]
April 26, 2021

ERISA Definitions and Financial Designations and What They Mean for Plan Sponsors

Plan sponsors and retirement plan committees are likely to encounter a myriad of industry-related naming devices and designations. It is important that they understand what each […]