The Retirement Institute

    Jun 19, 2017

Cheaper Isn’t Always Better, but a Prudent Process Is


While assessing the current state of the defined contribution retirement landscape, there are a number of...

    Jun 9, 2017

Ignorance Is Not Bliss for Plan Fiduciaries


For companies that provide a defined contribution retirement benefit to their employees, continuous plan management and administration are an ongoing responsibility, even when...

    May 25, 2017

The 411 on Sponsors’ Fiduciary Role


The Employee Retirement Income Security Act of 1974 (ERISA) rules apply to the fiduciaries of a broad range of employer-sponsored plans, including...

    May 15, 2017

Three Flavors of Retirement Plan Advisors. At Least for Now.


There is no universally recognized best approach, but there are important...

    Apr 13, 2017

The Ever-Evolving Landscape of ERISA Lawsuits


A rash of recent class action lawsuits has rattled defined contribution (DC) plans across the United States.

    Mar 24, 2017

Going Purely Passive May Raise Litigation Risk Exposure


In response to the wave of 401(k) fee litigation in recent years, many plan sponsors have concluded that...

    Mar 16, 2017

More Fiduciaries, More Litigation Exposure for Plan Sponsors


Increasingly, retirement plan sponsors are being sued by plan participants...