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PBGC: A Four-Letter Word to DB Plan Sponsors
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July 17, 2014

"Seeing PBGC premium levels as unjust, plan sponsors are looking for any way possible to reduce them. Paying lump sums and purchasing annuities are valid considerations to reduce plan size, but analysis shows their impact on premiums for underfunded plans is often minimal (and could even be negative). In the long term, the only way to control premiums is to reduce unfunded liability and keep it from reappearing."

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