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[Opinion] Should Failing Multiemployer Pension Funds Get a Federal Bailout?
New Mortality Tables for 2018: The Wait for IRS Guidance Is Over
Five Ideas for Fixing Unionized Workers' Pension Crisis
Latest SOA Analysis Shows Year Over Year Increase in Mortality
Multiemployer Pension Plan Funding Nears Peak Since 2008 Crash
Multiemployer Plan Pension Rescue Bill Proposed
[Opinion] Don't Dismantle Public Pensions Because They Aren't 100 Percent Funded (PDF)
PBGC Fiscal Year 2017 Annual Report: Multiemployer Program Deficit Widens; Single-Employer Program Continues to Improve
Treasury Announces Voting Schedule for International Association of Machinists Motor City Pension Plan MPRA Benefit Reductions
[Opinion] Senators Introduce Bills to Save Financially Troubled Multiemployer Plans and Protect Retirees
U.S. Single Premium Pension Buy-Out Sales Post Record-Breaking Results for Second Consecutive Quarter
Cost-of-Living Adjustments in State and Local Government Pension Plans (PDF)
Capital Markets Alone Are Not Likely To Close Pension Funding Gaps
[Official Guidance] Text of IRS Notice 2017-69: Weighted Average Interest Rates, Yield Curves, and Segment Rates Applicable for November 2017 (PDF)
[Official Guidance] Text of PBGC Interest Rate Update for Benefits Payable in Terminated Single-Employer Plans, December 2017
[Opinion] The 'Pension Crisis' Is a Myth, Part 6
GE and Other $20 Billion Club Members Are Making Some Serious Pension Contributions
Third Quarter Plan Sponsor Returns Stay Positive with Non-U.S. Equity Continuing to Lead the Way
Corporate Pension Funded Status Improves by $7 Billion in October (PDF)
[Guidance Overview] IRS Guidance on Pension Plan Mortality Tables and Funding Methods
[Guidance Overview] IRS Finally Answers Pension Plan Mortality Questions (PDF)
PBGC, Sears Reach Agreement to Further Fund Pension Plans
Accounting for Pensions and Other Postretirement Benefits, 2017 (PDF)
Pension Finance Watch, October 2017
[Official Guidance] Text of Treasury Department Letter Approving Benefit Reductions by International Association of Machinists Motor City Pension Plan (PDF)
Oregon Task Force Identifies Measures to Reduce Unfunded Pension Liabilities by About $5 Billion
Colorado Governor Proposes Increase in Required Employee Contributions to State Pensions, Cap on COLAs
[Opinion] Beware of the U.S. Public Pension Ponzi?
2017 Public Pension Funding Study (PDF)
Text of GAO Report on IRS Update of Mortality Tables for Determining Present Value Under Defined Benefit Pension Plans
Pension Finance Update, October 2017
FAS87 ASC715 Discount Rates and Moody's Rates, Updated October 2017
CalPERS Identifies Income Sources of Public Employee Pensions
[Guidance Overview] SOA Mortality Improvement Scale MP-2017 Released
[Opinion] Coping with the Public Employee Pension Albatross
[Opinion] Pension Pursuit: How State and Local Governments Are Underfunding Pension Obligations
Employer Withdrawal Liability: Something to Consider Before Signing a CBA
Power Up Your Defined Benefit Plan (PDF)
OPM Finalizes Long-Desired Change to Postal Worker Pensions
Sun Capital Redux: Private Equity Fund Seeks Declaratory Judgment on Controlled Group Liability for Portfolio Company's Pension Liabilities
[Guidance Overview] IRS Mandates Use of New Mortality Tables for 2018 -- Unless You Don't Want To!
Mortality Improvement Scale MP-2017
[Guidance Overview] IRS Finalizes Mortality Table Guidance for 2018
[Official Guidance] Text of OPM Final Regs: Federal Employees' Retirement System; Government Costs
Funded Status Improves for Defined Benefit Plans
Loans by Federal Government to Multiemployer Plans Could Cost $7 Billion
[Opinion] American Academy of Actuaries Letter to Missouri State Retirement Board on Terminated-Vested Member Buyout Program (PDF)
[Guidance Overview] IRS Issues Final Rule on Mortality Tables for Defined Benefit Plans
Teamsters Pension Plan Warns Thousands of Beneficiaries That the Checks May Get Smaller
Supreme Court Broadly Interprets Scope of ERISA's Church Plan Exemption (PDF)
How Have Municipal Bond Markets Reacted to Pension Reform? (PDF)
Managing an Overfunded Defined Benefit or Cash Balance Plan
Multiemployer Pension Funded Status Improved in First Six Months of 2017 (PDF)
Alaska Ironworkers Pension Trust Withdraws Application fo MPRA Benefit Suspension (PDF)
New IRS Mortality Tables for 2018 Bring Host of Concerns for DB Plan Sponsors
Kentucky Pension Crisis: Governor's Proposal Would Move Workers to 401(k) Plans
[Official Guidance] Text of PBGC Premium Rates for 2018
[Guidance Overview] IRS Publishes New Mortality Tables, Affecting DB Plan Benefits
2016 Funding Status Update for Multiemployer Plans Seeking MPRA Benefit Suspensions
Participants Seek Final Approval of $98.3 Million Settlement of 'Church Plan' Case with Bon Secours Health System

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