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Pension Plans and Derivatives in the New Regulatory Environment: Capital and Margin Concerns and Possible Solutions (PDF)
FSI to Fight Rollout of State-Sponsored Auto IRAs
Obama's myRAs Meant as Complement to Employer-Sponsored Plans, Treasury Official Says
Treasury Finalizes Rules for New Retirement Savings Account: The myRA
[Opinion] Big Business Promoted Private Pensions to Crush Unions
Teacher Retirement Plans: Case Studies in Washington and Ohio Indicate Value of Defined Benefit Plans (PDF)
The Importance of Workplace Retirement Plans and Guaranteed Lifetime Income (PDF)
[Guidance Overview] Treasury Releases Regs Governing Retirement Savings Bonds for myRA Accounts
[Official Guidance] Text of DOL Information Letter: myRA Accounts Facilitated by Employers Would Not Be Covered Under Title I of ERISA
[Opinion] Four Ways Congress Just Screwed Up Pensions
2014 in Review: Defined Benefit Plan Issues
Sen. Orrin Hatch Outlines Priorities for Pension Reform and Retirement Savings
[Opinion] Multiemployer Pension Cuts: Reasons Why
The 2015 ABC's of Employee Benefits (A-M)
Why Workers Undervalue Traditional Pension Plans
Does Front-Loading Taxation Increase Savings? Evidence from Roth 401(k) Introductions
Bill to Let Multiemployer Pensions Cut Benefits Passes
Proposed Multiemployer Pension Reform: Don't Count Your Chickens Before They Pass
[Opinion] Washington's Pension Non-Bailout
[Opinion] Did Congress Just Nuke Pensions?
[Opinion] Some Roth Is Good; 'More' May Not Be
Summary of Leading Proposals to Expand Retirement Plan Coverage (PDF)
[Opinion] Congress' No-Bailout Pension Plan Is No Solution for Retirees
Summary of the Pension Cutback Provisions in the Kline-Miller Amendment
U.K. Insurance Overhaul Doesn't Make for a Happy Retirement
[Official Guidance] Text of Treasury Department Submission to OMB and Comment Request on New Information Collection: Retirement Savings Module of the Household Financial Survey
[Opinion] Senate Finance Committee Chairman Criticizes House Proposal on Multiemployer Pensions
Comprehensive Multiemployer Pension Reform Now in Play
[Opinion] MEP Reform: Is it Necessary? A Rebuke
2015 Preview: Trends, Legislation, Regs and Litigation Will Continue to Affect the Retirement Plan Industry
[Opinion] Statement of Sen. Tom Harkin on Multiemployer Pension Cuts Proposed by the House of Representatives
Is Congress About to Cut Your Pension?
Fact Sheet: Bipartisan Multiemployer Pension Reform Agreement (PDF)
Text of Proposed Multiemployer Pension Reform Act of 2014 (PDF)
Text of CBO Cost Estimate for the Proposed Multiemployer Pension Reform Act of 2014 (PDF)
[Opinion] Multiple Employer Plans Are a Marketing Play, Not a Way to Cut Costs
Illinois' Per-Employee Retirement Contributions Are Four Times Those in the Private Sector
Congressional Leaders Hammer Out Deal to Allow Pension Plans to Cut Retiree Benefits
Jury in Detroit Pension Case Convicts Former Treasurer, Two Others
[Opinion] Things That Can't Go on Forever Won't
California State-Run Retirement Plans for Private-Sector Employees Being Copied Elsewhere
Can California Teacher Pensions Be Distributed More Fairly?
Still a Better Bang for the Buck: An Update on the Economic Efficiencies of Defined Benefit Pensions (PDF)
Congress Could Soon Allow Multiemployer Pension Plans to Cut Benefits for Current Retirees
[Opinion] Pension Rights Center Letter to Members of Congress Urging Opposition to Proposed Multiemployer Plan Changes (PDF)
[Official Guidance] Text of IRS Announcement 2014-34: Realignment of Technical Work Between the Tax Exempt and Government Entities Division and Office of Associate Chief Counsel (Tax Exempt and Government Entities) (PDF)
Illinois House Approves Retirement Savings Plan for Private-Sector Employees
Economist Sounds Warning on Reality of Retirement
[Opinion] Will DOL Go Nuclear on Fiduciaries?
[Opinion] EBSA Secretary Borzi Seems to Think Everybody's Wrong But Her
Longevity Increases in the United Kingdom: Consequences for Pension Plan Design and Operation (PDF)
Amicus Briefs Filed in Church Plan Appeal; Organizations Debate Use of Exemption (PDF)
[Guidance Overview] Treasury Department Regulatory Agenda, Fall 2014
Testimony at Connecticut Hearing on Proposed State-Sponsored Retirement Plan for Private-Sector Employees, November 19, 2014
Do Tax Incentives Increase 401(k) Retirement Saving? Evidence from the Adoption of Catch-Up Contributions
Reforming Roth Provisions May Be Key to Improving Retirement Saving Rates for Millennials
The Changing Face of Retirement for Women: Balancing Family, Career and Financial Security (PDF)
For Women, the Path to a Financially Secure Retirement Is Filled with Many Obstacles
Pension Actions in Atlanta and Jacksonville Stand, Stall on Courts' Whim
Judge to Hear Arguments Over Illinois Pension Reform Law

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