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By ASPPA Net Staff9/28/2016 • 0 Comments

Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) Chair Mary Jo White at a Sept. 27 event in Washington, D.C. reiterated that her agency’s fiduciary rule is coming, but “not any time soon.” READ MORE

By Andrew Remo9/28/2016 • 0 Comments

The legislative package that cleared the Senate Finance Committee unanimously in late September included provisions intended to encourage the use of lifetime income products, including a late addition that could turn out to be the most significant. READ MORE

By ASPPA Net Staff9/28/2016 • 0 Comments

On Sept. 27, the American Retirement Association Government Affairs Committee filed a comment letter on a proposed regulation that would expand the non-ERISA safe harbor to payroll deduction savings arrangements mandated by the laws of certain political subdivisions within a state. READ MORE

By ASPPA Net Staff9/26/2016 • 0 Comments

The IRS has issued publications that provide information and forms relevant to nondiscrimination requirements for DB and DC plans for use during the CYCLE A Submission Period — Feb. 1, 2016 through Jan. 31, 2017. READ MORE

By ASPPA Net Staff9/26/2016 • 0 Comments

A new report claims that by 2020, the DOL’s new fiduciary rule will result in a $2 trillion asset shift and roughly $20 billion in lost revenue. But there are winners as well as losers. READ MORE

By Nevin Adams 9/26/2016 • 0 Comments

In class action suits, plaintiffs’ attorneys generally receive a fee whose amount is contingent on the amount of the verdict or settlement — frequently about a third. What about the excessive fee suits? READ MORE

By Nevin Adams9/26/2016 • 0 Comments

It’s not hard to find scary headlines about 401(k)s — seems as though every week you read how people aren’t saving enough, are worried that they aren’t saving enough, aren’t saving enough and aren’t worried that they aren’t saving enough… READ MORE