March 12, 2013

by The Morning Pulse

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March 12, 2013

401(a)/(k) / 403(b) / 457(b) RETIREMENT PLANS

DOL’s TDF Guidance ‘Mischaracterizes the Market’

RIA Assets Under Management Rise 13%


Mutual Fund 401(k) Trustees Still Favor Own Funds, Study Says


Advisers Pitching 401(k) Plans: Do Your Homework

401(k) plans make aggressive moves to limit access to company stock

Stock-Drop Cases Reinforce Need for Fiduciary Due Diligence

PENSION PLANS

Nowhere to go; Pensions, benefits eat up city budget

Norwegian pension fund generates 13% annual return

50 Shades of Pension Annuity Settlement Indices

Pension system costly, complicated

4 Myths About Public Pension Retirees

DOL Issues MAP-21 Disclosure Guidance

Private Pensions – US Government Accountability Office

FINANCIAL PLANNING

3 Biggest Advisor Tech Trends

THE CAPITAL MARKETS

European leaders will discuss rescue terms for Cyprus

Jobs data aren’t nearly as good as they appear

U.S. corporations pay less tax by holding more profit offshore

Advisers tell clients not to rush back into stocks

Chinese inflation jumps, while factory output falls short

CMBS delinquency rates continue to drop, Fitch says

ETF Flows Top $7.7B in February

Companies eye increasing budgets for treasury function

ALTERNATIVE INVESTMENTS

Private Equity Firms Scour Greece for Investments

China introduces registration for hedge funds

Falling correlations signal better times for equity long/short hedge funds

Hedge funds most bearish on ags since 2009 crisis

HEALTH CARE AND EMPLOYEE BENEFITS

Americans Underestimate Retirement Health Care CostsA New Private Health Exchange, with a Twist

How to follow best practices in health care construction

Direct Health Care for the Uninsured

With Better Healthcare In Mind, Americans Should Demand Medicare Reforms

Health Care Employee Decision-Making and Resulting Costs: What Employers Are Missing

The Cost of ACA Compliance

Company Wellness Programs Don’t Really Save Money

ENDOWMENTS, FOUNDATIONS AND PHILANTHROPY

Nonprofits Race to Get Ahead of the Explosion in Small Screens

Monthly Giving Can Add Up to Robust and Steady Revenue for Charities

HUMAN RESOURCES, COMPENSATION, NONQUALIFIED AND EXECUTIVE BENEFITS

Bank compensation up in 2012 despite cutback efforts

Average Pay Increases for Tenure-Track Faculty Matched Inflation This Year

Annual Incentives Plans: Design Under the Microscope

REGULATION, LEGISLATION, TAXATION, LITIGATION AND PUBLIC POLICY

8 annuity tax facts you need to know

Jeffrey H. Snyder
President & CEO
The Morning Pulse, Inc.
jeffrey.snyder@themorningpulse.com
646-484-0188

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