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Multiemployer Retirement Plan Landscape: A Ten-Year Look (2005-2014)
Credit Easing, Regulation Put Plans on Critical List
CalPERS Passes Risk Mitigation Plan to Further Lower Assumed Rate of Return in the Future
Pension Finance Update, January 2017
U.S. Insurers See Opportunity in Unwanted Pension Plans
Pension Indicator, January 2017
[Opinion] Public Pensions: Actuarial Assumptions and Professional Ethics
[Official Guidance] Text of IRS Notice 2017-18: Update for Weighted Average Interest Rates, Yield Curves and Segment Rates, February 2017 (PDF)
Jacksonville Police, Fire Unions Reach Tentative Pension Deal
2017 Starts Optimistically with a Funded Status Improvement (PDF)
Retiree Benefits: A Tale of Two Cities (States)
[Opinion] The Pension Monster that Devoured Education
Text of 2017 Enrolled Actuary Program Booklet: Basic (EA-1) Examination; Pension EA-2 (Segment L) Examination; and Pension EA-2 (Segment F) Examination (PDF)
Retirees Question DuPont Pension Funding
[Guidance Overview] Surplus Assets Locked in 401(h) Accounts: Is There a Key (PDF)
[Opinion] California Pension Reform Has Made a Difference
Connecticut Legislature Approves Plan to Restructure State Pension Obligations
Public Pension Funded Ratio Falls Back During Q4, Landing at 70.1% (PDF)
CalSTRS Lowers Earnings Forecast from 7.5% to 7%
PBGC Fails in Attempt to Hold Asset Buyer Liable for Seller's Underfunded Single Employer Pension Plan Termination Liabilities
PBGC Adds to List of Early Warning Factors
Appropriateness of Risk-Taking by Public Pension Plans (PDF)
Iron Workers Local 17 Pension Fund Participants Vote to Cut Benefits
Church Plan Cases: Federal Agencies Finally Speak
[Opinion] California Crumbling?
[Opinion] Church Plan Crisis Looming
Pension Plan Funded Status Increases Due to Rising Interest Rates in Q4 2016 (PDF)
Text of Amicus Brief of U.S. to Supreme Court on Definition of Church Plan (PDF)
[Official Guidance] Text of Treasury Letter Authorizing Suspension of Benefits by Iron Workers Local 17 Pension Fund (PDF)
[Opinion] Iron Workers Local 17 Becomes First Plan to Cut Retiree Pensions
CalSTRS May Set State and Teacher Rates for the First Time
Public Pension Funds Continue to Recover from Recession
CalPERS Explains Impact to Employer Contributions Due to Reduction in the Assumed Rate of Return
PBGC Wins Round Over Pension Liabilities of Durango Georgia Paper Company
Brief of Hospitals to Supreme Court in Consolidated Church Plan Cases (PDF)
[Official Guidance] PBGC Interest Rate Summary, January 2017
[Guidance Overview] Impact of the Proposed IRS Mortality Tables and Strategies to Reduce its Effects
Why a De-Risking Strategy Is More Important Now
[Opinion] The Dallas Pension Fiasco Is Just the Beginning
[Opinion] Environmentalism Provides Moral Cover for New Taxes to Fund Pensions
Fate of Hospital Pensions Rests with Supreme Court (PDF)
[Opinion] Future of California Pension Reform Now Up to State Supreme Court
Schenectady Hospital Retirees Wonder Who Will Pay After 'Church Plan' Fails
New Mortality Assumptions Proposed for Defined Benefit Retirement Plans
Mid-Sized Pension Plans: How to Get Back on Track (PDF)
[Guidance Overview] Proposed New IRS Mortality Table May Impact Plan Funding and Benefit Payments (PDF)
Supreme Court's Docket Includes Church Plan ERISA Exemption Cases (PDF)
[Official Guidance] Text of PBGC Monthly Interest Rate Statement, January 2017
[Official Guidance] Text of IRS Notice 2017-13: Update for Weighted Average Interest Rates, Yield Curves and Segment Rates, January 2017 (PDF)
2016 Ends Almost Where It Started (PDF)
Controlled Group Liability Early Warning Program, Premiums, and Other PBGC Developments Affecting Plan Sponsors (PDF)
IRS Proposes New Mortality Rates (PDF)
NCPERS Public Retirement Systems Study, 2016 (PDF)
Puerto Rico Catholic School Teachers Win Round in Pension Suit
[Guidance Overview] PBGC Expands Scope of Early Warning Program (PDF)
How Public Pension Plan Investment Risk Affects Funding and Contribution Risk (PDF)
Fortune 1000 Companies: Accounting for Pensions and Other Postretirement Benefits, 2016
Proposed Mortality Table Updates Slated for 2018
Stability in Percentage of Multiemployer Plans in the Green Zone (PDF)
IRS Mortality Tables -- Finally!

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