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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!
Implications of Recent Market Conditions for Pension Plan Sponsors (PDF)
Dallas Police and Fire Pension Members May Have to Pay Back Funds
Iron Worker Retirees Face Stacked Deck in Vote to Cut Pensions
S&P 1500 Pension Funded Status Recovers to 2015 Levels, Reaching 2016 High in December
Corporate Funded Status Sees Little Change in 2016
[Opinion] Pension Obligation Bonds: Portents of Bankruptcy
For Pension Funding, IRS Issues Proposed Mortality Tables for 2018
PBGC's Guidance on Early Warning Program Ruffles Feathers of Plan Sponsors (PDF)
Questionable Pension Asset Management Practices
Corporate Pension Plan Funding Levels Showed Little Change in 2016
Pension Finance Update, December 2016
Pension Obligation Bonds No Long-Term Fix for Public Pensions (PDF)
IRS Proposes Updated Mortality Tables
[Opinion] Setting the Stage for 2017: Failing Multiemployer Pension Plans
[Official Guidance] Text of Treasury Department FAQs on Participant Voting Procedures for Iron Workers Local 17 Application to Reduce Benefits (PDF)
Pennsylvania Governor Proposes New Retirement System Compromise
When City Retirement Pays Better Than the Job
Seventh Circuit Finds Requirement to Contribute to Fringe Benefits Funds Can Extend Past Decertification
Alternatives for Pension Cost Recognition: Implementation Approaches Using Bond Models (PDF)
[Guidance Overview] Multiemployer Pension Benefits: Take a Hit Now or a Bigger Hit Later
State And Local Pension Reform Since the Financial Crisis
Quarterly Survey of Public Pensions: Third Quarter 2016
IRS Proposal Would Boost Pension Funding and Payout Costs
McClatchy Buys Group Annuity to Transfer $46 Million in Pension Liabilities
[Official Guidance] Text of IRS Proposed Regs: Mortality Tables for Determining Present Value under Defined Benefit Pension Plans
Decertification Does Not End Employer Contribution Obligations to Multiemployer Funds
Agencies Warn of Massive Ohio Public Pension Shortfall
Investment Funds on Hook for U.S. Pension Liabilities (PDF)
Contingency Planning for Clients Relying on Pensions
Administration Makes Long-Desired Change to Postal Service Pensions
Pension Accounting: 2017 Update for 2016 Disclosures
[Guidance Overview] 2015 Q&As: PBGC Meeting with ABA Joint Committee on Employee Benefits, May 4, 2016 (PDF)
Pension Plan Owes Rescue Petition Success to Past Rejection
Longevity and Liabilities: Bridging the Gap
CalPERS Board Cuts Assumed Rate of Return to 7%
Rising Interest Rates and Equity Markets Create Opportunities and Risks for Defined Benefit Plans
[Official Guidance] Text of OPM Proposed Regs: Federal Employees' Retirement System; Government Costs
CalPERS Poised to Lower Discount Rate Again, Increase Employer Contributions
[Opinion] Treasury Department Approves Devastating Pension Cuts for Cleveland Iron Workers' Retirees
[Official Guidance] Text of PBGC Interest Rate Update for First Quarter 2017: Allocation of Assets in Single-Employer Plans; Interest Assumptions for Valuing Benefits
[Opinion] In Illinois, 'Pension Reform' Is Siren Call
First Approval of MPRA Benefit Reduction Application Issued by Treasury Department, for Iron Workers Local 17
Treasury Department Letter Approving MPRA Benefit Reductions Proposed by Iron Workers Local 17 Pension Fund (PDF)

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