by The Morning Pulse

February 13, 2014

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

Researchers tout DC plans as the best retirement option
Adoption of auto enrollment slows down
Overall IRA Withdrawal Rates Follow RMD Rule Rates
The One 401(k) Move That Guarantees A Higher Return


Strategies for Locking in Pension Funding Gains
Oklahoma Senate committee approves pension changes
Reducing payments among Social Security cures
Corporations Look to Secure Pension Gains
N.J. Outlook Fails to Improve as Pension Hit Looms

Governor scales back goal in Pa. pension overhaul


Fed to keep withdrawing stimulus
Analysis finds U.S. banks standing on firmer ground
With better underwriting standards, investors would buy MBS without guarantees
Actively managed high yield bond funds may offer sustainable income
US retail & consumer M&A deal value surpasses USD100bn for first time in five years

The Truth about Emerging Market Equity Performance 


Step Away From Traditional Investments

Asian hedge funds make a comeback
Hedge funds redeemed USD10.4bn in December




How the subscription model will revolutionize health insurance
The Real Reason Health Spending Has Slowed
Obamacare’s Employer Mandate Keeps Getting Delayed. What Happens If It Gets Killed?
Employers scrutinize latest health care concession


Advisers see interest rates as key client topic
Asset allocation crutial to your long-term financial planning


Is Intel’s executive compensation shift really a ‘cultural change’?


Wall Street rookies flex philanthropy muscle
Gifts to Colleges Rose Nearly 10% Last Year

Jeffrey H. Snyder

President & CEO
The Morning Pulse, Inc.

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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 Retirement Group 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” and an independent voice, 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 and has written countless articles. He recently authored “A Bid for Change: Using the Competitive Process to Transform Your DC Retirement Program”,  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 which were picked up by the National media.


Jeffrey has a passion for reaching out, guiding others and sharing important information. In late 2012, Jeffrey founded The Morning Pulse, Inc., a media company focused on aggregating, organizing and delivering industry information daily. Over a thousand industry professionals and senior executives have come to trust Jeffrey for his editorial eye and timely delivery of important and relevant news.

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