10/23/2013

by The Morning Pulse

The earliest delivery of the industry’s essential news

October 23, 2013

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

DC Plans More Integral to Retirement Income

Is Benchmarking Really the Answer to Determining the Reasonableness of Fees?

Americans Foresee a Working Retirement

80 Is the New 60

PENSION PLANS

New Study on the Benefits of DB Pensions

Social Security’s Real Retirement Age is 70

Lawmakers ask pension board to keep annuity plan in-house

THE CAPITAL MARKETS

September job growth falls short of expectations

Fund Manager Survey Shows Mixed Results

Higher rates take a toll on U.S. home sales

Decreasing affordability drags down U.S. home sales

Holders of high-yield bonds face uncertainty

Budget deal leads investors back to money funds

ALTERNATIVE INVESTMENTS

Hedge Fund Capital Eclipses $2.51 Trillion Mark

Hedge Fund Net Exposure Hits Lowest Level This Year

Yale Endowment Trims Private Equity Share in Portfolio

Private Equity’s Baby Boom Dilemma

Hedge fund managers shoulder cost of change

How the world’s biggest hedge fund finds dividends

HEALTH CARE

PPACA penalty deadline could move

‘Cadillac’ Plans Aren’t Affordable Care

Bolstering Employer Wellness Programs Through the Power of ‘With’ 

The Healthcare.gov ‘Tech Surge’ Is Racing Against The Clock

Health-Care False Claims Cases Reap $18.3 Billion

COMPENSATION AND BENEFITS

What’s really going on with executive pay?

Four Reasons the SEC’s New Ratio Test Will Not Decrease CEO Pay

The cost of not planning for long-term care

PHILANTHROPY

Can Philanthropy Rescue Detroit?

LITIGATION AND PUBLIC POLICY

New Bill Would Protect Federal Retirement Plan Participants from Predatory Lenders

Jeffrey H. Snyder

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ABOUT THE AUTHOR

An American entrepreneur and business leader, Jeffrey H. Snyder represents the American ethos and work ethic by applying his management, finance and information technology skills and experience to the financial services industry. He currently serves as a Vice President, Senior Consultant with Cammack LaRhette Consulting and Chief Executive Officer of The Morning Pulse, Inc., Jeffrey has held a wide range of senior positions within the United States defined contribution retirement industry. His experience is as broad as it is deep and he has worked with many of the industry’s top firms to provide guidance and solutions to employers throughout all sectors of the economy.

Considered an “industry insider”, Jeffrey is often sought out for his opinion on a wide range of industry topics speaking at industry conferences and web events. Most recently, Jeffrey was a panelist for Pension and Investments’ 2013 Public Funds DC Summit and the moderator for Bloomberg’s “Ahead of the Curve: The Latest Trends of Defined Contribution Retirement Plans”. He has also been quoted in industry periodicals such as The Benefits Law Journal and Institutional Investor and has written countless articles. He recently authored Optimizing Public Pension Systems: A Call for a Plan of Action for Public Defined Contribution Plan Sponsors and Eight Hot Topics for Defined Contribution Retirement Plan Sponsors, both picked up by the National media.

ABOUT THE MORNING PULSE

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