Trends & Insights for Financial Professionals
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- Myth Busting: It May Be Possible To Reach DB Plan Objectives Regardless of Interest Rates
This paper puts three fixed income strategies to the test in three different interest rate scenarios (rising, falling and staying the same) over a 10-year period. The results may surprise you and your prospects.
- Transferring Pension Risk Strategies
Looks at the pros, cons and considerations of two de-risking options getting a lot of attention lately: annuity purchases and lump-sum payments.
- Electronic Delivery of Participant Disclosure Notices
Using e-mail and other electronic methods to deliver retirement plan information to participants can help simplify the notification process considerably. This thought capital piece helps explain the various rules and regulations surround the electronic delivery process.
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A Professional Approach to Earning Referrals
March 19, 3:00–4:00 (CT)
Read posts from Robin Anderson, economist at Principal Global Investors and Jim McCaughan, chief executive of Principal Global Investors.
Gain insight from Jerry Ripperger, Director-Consulting at the Principal Financial Group, who will be writing about ESOPs several times a month.