If the corporate tax rate is lowered, funding more future liabilities before the change takes effect could net significant savings for plan sponsors.
The deal comes as insurers are buying pension plans at a record rate.
For most penison-plan sponsors, it's as simple as making a scheduled contribution a month early.
By the end of 2017, public companies will have to separate employee service costs from other pension cost components.
The loss reflects an accounting change intended to give investors a clearer view of the operating performance of Ford's business units.
If Trump shelves the new fiduciary rule, brokers might seek out deals that pay them best, rather than act in the best interests of sponsors and…
It's not just about making a DC plan look more like a DB plan; take a look at market-return cash balance plans.
CFOs must be careful in making this choice, because there may be issues of penalties and personal legal liability.
Under an agreement with regulators, the company will pay $150 million into its two largest pension funds after it splits into two separate entities.