The lower corporate tax rate is leading CFOs to finally address the problems of underfunding, rising costs, and mounting liabilities.
Medicare's hospital insurance fund will be depleted by 2026, according to new estimates.
The $6 billion deal could be a harbinger of more such asset de-risking moves by other defined-benefit plan sponsors.
Some simple, widely employed best practices for pension funding seem to have escaped the notice of almost 200 plan sponsors.
Employers aren't able to move the needle in a positive direction on preparing workers for retirement.
There's plenty of time left to save bucks on 2017 taxes by accelerating pension contributions, but beware surpassing the 100%-funded level.
A minority but growing number of employers give employees bonuses and raises based on this year's tax windfall; Visa leads the way with huge 401(k)…
Sponsors seek to tackle the rising costs and onerous administrative burdens of defined-benefit pension plans.
The lifting of a "ring-fencing" restriction will allow the embattled retailer to raise $407 million to contribute to its underfunded pension plans.