by The Morning Pulse
May 6, 2014
401(a)/(k)/403(b)/457(b) RETIREMENT PLANS
DEFINED BENEFIT PENSION PLANS
Despite reforms, many state pensions still struggling
Public Pensions Lifted by Investment Returns, Improved Funding
Pension benefits: Not all feds are created equal
State pension fight heads to Supreme Court
Some states consider retirement savings programs, but opposition is fierce
MACRO ECONOMICS AND ASSET MANAGEMENT
Weighing The Week Ahead: Is The Ukraine Crisis Important For Financial Markets?
Fed measures still show dire labor situation
U.S. banks detail reduced exposure to Russia
Bulls Are All Dressed Up, But Might Have No Place To Go
Advisors eye ETFs for low-cost market exposure
NON TRADITIONAL INVESTMENTS
Private equity revives as regional markets reopen
Hedge Funds Cut Gold Bets to 11-Week Low on U.S. Growth
High-frequency trading hurts hedge funds — not you
Borrowing Cash to Buy Complex Assets Is In Vogue Again
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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