UPS CIO Brian Pellegrino Delivers Alpha
The CIO at package delivery company UPS is always on the lookout for innovative opportunities to deliver pension fund performance.
September 9, 2016
Taking the Risk from Longevity, Low Rates and High Premiums
Insurers are helping plan sponsors maintain pension payments while also derisking the associated long-term obligations.
April 8, 2015
Ontario Ponders Its Government-Administered Retirement Plan
Canada’s largest province acts locally and thinks nationally while debating defined contribution vs. defined benefit plans.
February 24, 2014
Defined Benefit Plans Slow Their Slide
Traditional pension plans are being preserved in strong, competitive industries like utilities, energy and big pharma.
June 18, 2012
Young Workers Want Defined Benefits After All
Gen Y pines for pensions over much-vaunted flexiblity of 401 (k) plans.
April 5, 2012
A Successful Defined Benefits Formula That Blends Governance, Investment Strategy and Technology
Healthcare of Ontario Pension Plan CEO Johh Crocker explains how his fund achieved “funding sweet spot” of becoming 100 percent funded through a liability-driven investment strategy.
John Crocker, CEO and President, HOOPP
June 13, 2011
Ford Plans $1.6 Billion Pension Contribution
Ford is seeking to contribute $1.2 billion in cash and cash equivalents from its automotive division along with $400 million of direct benefit payments.
March 6, 2011
IBM Plans $900 Million Non-U.S. Pension Fund Contribution
IBM, which plans to contribute around $900 million to its non-U.S. defined benefit pension plans this year, is not legally mandated to make contributions to its U.S. defined benefit plans.
February 23, 2011
There’s No Shortage of Pitfalls Facing Plan Sponsors
A dozen money managers, recordkeepers, consultants and industry advocates shed light on the most common mistakes made by the sponsors of defined benefit and defined contribution plans.
August 30, 2010