by The Morning Pulse
April 23, 2014
401(a)/(k)/403(b)/457(b) RETIREMENT PLANS
A Better Methodology for Monitoring Target Date Funds
Target-Date Funds: What Retirement Savers Should Know
Helping Employees to Visualize Retirement
A Vision for National Retirement Reform
Increasing Benefits Limits Does Not Encourage New Plans
Default Investment Options: TDFs Not the Only Choice
Financial Stress Reaches Far and Wide
TDF investors more confident about investing than non-TDF investors
Impact of the Great Recession on Retirement Trends in Industrialized Countries
How Do Subjective Longevity Expectations Influence Retirement Plans?
DEFINED BENEFIT PENSION PLANS
Pension reform move combines state, local plans
Japan overhauls its public pension fund
The pension tsunami bears down on Oakland
Rhode Island’s Pension Lesson
Mayors say municipalities need pension reform
Lower-Income Individuals Without Pensions: Who Misses Out and Why?
MACRO ECONOMICS AND ASSET MANAGEMENT
Higher costs hit U.S. businesses
Half of U.S. population’s debts cancel out assets
Many Americans remain reluctant to invest
Funds seek global multi-asset trading platforms
Wealthy Are Optimistic, Like U.S. Stocks Right Now
ACA Prompts Scaling Back of Medical Plans
The Latest Problem With Obamacare: COBRA and the ACA
Were Higher Healthcare Costs in the Second Half of 2013 Caused by the ACA?
As Medical Providers Consolidate, Questions Arise About Effects on Costs, Quality of Care
Healthcare Costs in U.S. Far Exceed Costs in Other Countries
Avoiding Healthcare Cost With Pricing Transparency Hype
Feds flesh out big new PPACA program
Jeffrey H. Snyder
President & CEO
The Morning Pulse, Inc.
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ABOUT THE AUTHOR
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.
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