April 2, 2013

by The Morning Pulse

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April 2, 2013

401(a)/(k) / 403(b) / 457(b) RETIREMENT PLANS AND FINANCIAL PLANNING

“GUESS” WORK?

Helping Exiting Participants with Balance Decisions

How Should Plan Success Be Measured?

Parents Not Providing the Best Saving Examples

More Older Employees Expect to Delay Retirement

The Great Recession, Older Workers with Disabilities, and Implications for Retirement Security

PIMCO survey says DC plan revenue sharing fading

Income annuity sales hit record

How Personality Traits Affect Economic Preparation for Retirement

PENSION PLANS

Stockton bankruptcy decision could trigger precedent-setting state pension debt negotiations

Is PBGC a better trustee?

Public pension funds face scrutiny from accounting updates

Illinois Pension Bills Squeeze Penalty to 2011 Low: Muni Credit

4 pension plans not following herd with proxy votes

Strategies for Reducing Retirement Plan Risk in DB Plans

French Prime Minister Says Pension Reform to Keep Retirement Age of 62

THE CAPITAL MARKETS AND INVESTMENTS

Data releases this week measure U.S. economic strength

More companies’ profit guidance miss analysts’ expectations

Institutional Investors Doing More to Manage Risk

Investors strive to anticipate Fed’s next move

Central banks invest in wider range of currencies

Cyprus is not model for eurozone rescues

ETFs Taking Center Stage

ALTERNATIVE INVESTMENTS

Big public pension funds trump hedge fund benchmarks

Largest private equity firms rule the roost

For VC and buyout funds, smaller means more

HEALTH CARE AND EMPLOYEE BENEFITS

Today’s Keys for Lowering Drug Costs

Healthcare analytics market to exceed $10B by 2017

Health IT Priorities Put Regulations Before Innovation

Is Wellness a Healthy Way to Curb Healthcare Costs?

Americans Pay Way More for Health Care Than Anyone Else

Why Uninsured Might Not Flock To Health Law’s Marketplaces

Low-income workers may get Medicaid money to buy their own insurance

ENDOWMENTS, FOUNDATIONS AND PHILANTHROPY

Charities Can Minimize the Strain on Volunteers Too Close to a Cause

HUMAN RESOURCES, COMPENSATION, NONQUALIFIED AND EXECUTIVE BENEFITS

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REGULATION, LEGISLATION, TAXATION, LITIGATION AND PUBLIC POLICY

Judge refuses to dismiss cases against former Freddie Mac execs

Financial world watches lawmaker’s agenda

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

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