BenefitsLink logo
EmployeeBenefitsJobs logo
“BenefitsLink continues to be the most valuable resource we have at the firm.”
-- An attorney subscriber

Subscribe Now

Search the News

Featured Jobs
401k / Defined Benefit Sales Consultant
Retirement Plan Administrator
ERISA / Employee Benefits Attorney
ESOP Administrator
Plan Administrator
DC Retirement Plan Consultant
Search all jobs
Get the BenefitsLink app LinkedIn

Benefits in the News > By Subject >

Actuarial - funding of pensions

Now Viewing
Recent Headlines
View Excerpts and
Recent Headlines

Can You Invest Your Way to DB Plan Termination?
Nabisco Offers $15,000 to Each Union Worker, Wants to Replace DB Pension with 401(k) Plan
Puerto Rico Oversight Board Tweaks Fiscal Plan, Keeps Pension Reforms
Multiemployer Pension Funding a Big Challenge for PBGC, Wider Economy
Funded Status Improves in April by $20 Billion (PDF)
Some Union Retirees Could See Pension Benefits Cut 90%, PBGC Chief Warns
Projected Impact of Pending Insolvency on 115 'Critical and Declining' Multiemployer Pension Plans, Their Participants and Contributing Employers
Public Pension Funded Ratio Falls Back in Q1, Down to 71.4% (PDF)
How Scaling Back Public Pensions Puts Government Revenues at Risk (PDF)
WTW 'Pension 100': Year-End 2017 Disclosures of Funding, Discount Rates, Asset Allocations and Contributions
Stick the Landing on DB Termination Investments
Reducing Risk in Your Pension Plan: Lump Sum Payments to Former Participants
[Official Guidance] Text of PBGC Interest Rate Update for Benefits Payable in Terminated Single-Employer Plans, June 2018
CalSTRS Funded Status Declines Following Rate-of-Return Decrease
[Official Guidance] Text of IRS Notice 2018-53: Weighted Average Interest Rates, Yield Curves, and Segment Rates Applicable for May 2018 (PDF)
Multiemployer Plan Committee to Examine Financial State of PBGC
Multiemployer Pension Funded Status Improves During 2017 (PDF)
The Unintended Consequence of Rising Interest Rates: Overfunded Defined Benefit Plans
[Official Guidance] Text of PBGC Regulatory Agenda, Spring 2018
[Opinion] When Multiemployer and Public Pension Funds Run Out of Money
2018 Report on State Retirement Systems: Funding Levels and Asset Allocation (PDF)
How Could a Flattening Yield Curve Impact LDI Portfolios?
Central States Pension Fund Says It Will Be Insolvent by 2025
Loan Programs for Underfunded Multiemployer Plans (PDF)
[Opinion] Worst-Funded 'Nonendangered' Multiemployer Plans
Colorado Pension Reform Bill Shifts Higher Contributions to Employers
DB Funding Strategies Under the New Tax Law
Pension Finance Update, April 2018
DB Plan Sponsors Should Consider Making Additional Contributions for 2017 to Maximize Tax Benefits
[Opinion] Puerto Rico's Pensions Are Still Threatened; System Only 3% Funded
Stagnant Growth in Pension Contributions to Intensify State Plans' Pension Burdens
New Actuarial Standard of Practice Focuses on Pension Risk
FAS87 ASC715 Discount Rates and Moody's Rates, Updated April 30, 2018
Steps to Fund and Meaningfully Reduce Liabilities: What CFOs Need to Know
Post-Crisis Pension Portfolios Include More Fixed Income, LDI Strategies
PPA Supersedes NLRA Right to Unilaterally Implement Pension Proposal
Investment Returns in 2017: A 'Sigh of Relief' for Corporate Pension Plans' Funding
Eighth Circuit: Calculation of Section 415 Limit for DB Funding Requires Actuarial Equivalence
California Senate Committee Kills Bill Allowing Employees to Opt Out of CalPERS
Bakery and Confectionery International Pension Fund Again Announces a Two Pool Proposal
Puerto Rico Board Certifies Fiscal Plan, Pension Reform
$20 Billion Club Strategy: 2018 Update (PDF)
Joint Select Committee Focuses on Multiemployer Basics, Asks for Public Comments
Application for Benefit Suspension Under MPRA: Plasterers and Cement Masons Local No. 94 Pension Fund
2018 Corporate Pension Funding Study (PDF)
Mortality by Career-Average Earnings Level (PDF)
DB Termination Investment Success
[Opinion] American Academy of Actuaries Testimony to Joint Select Committee on the Solvency of Multiemployer Pension Plans (PDF)
CalPERS Releases New Pension Rates for State and School Employers
[Opinion] U.S. Pension Fund Collapse?
Puerto Rico Board Ready to Certify Fiscal Plan, Pension Reform
Testimony of the JCT Before the Joint Select Committee on the Solvency of Multiemployer Pension Plans
PBGC Proposes Conforming Changes to Guaranteed Benefits and Asset Allocation Regs Concerning Owner-Participants
Summary of Current Law Relating to Multiemployer Defined Benefit Plans
[Official Guidance] Text of IRS Notice 2018-34: Weighted Average Interest Rates, Yield Curves, and Segment Rates Applicable for April 2018 (PDF)
CalPERS Faces Steep Climb to Rebuild Its Funding
The State Pension Funding Gap, 2016
Some Pension Plan Sponsors Missing Out on Tax Saving Opportunity
[Official Guidance] Text of PBGC Interest Rate Update for Benefits Payable in Terminated Single-Employer Plans, May 2018
At Enrolled Actuaries Meeting, PBGC Reacts to 'Segal Blend' Rejection

Important word about authorship:
BenefitsLink® ( provides this page for you, containing selected hypertext links to pages on the web that our editors think will be useful or interesting to you. But BenefitsLink is not the author or publisher of those linked pages (except as expressly indicated). You should contact directly the author of any such linked pages for copyright or other information about their contents.
© 2018, Inc.
Privacy Policy