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LDI Déjà vu

Undoubtedly marking a high point in Tom Cruise’s storied career, I have selected one of his films to serve as a defined benefit (DB) metaphor for the second time in three blogs!   This time, it is the 2014 sci-fi thriller Edge of Tomorrow (confusingly released to video under a different name:…

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Be an Elephant with your defined benefit plan – don’t forget!

2013 was a great year for defined benefit (DB) plans.  A recent report by Mercer said that pension plans of the S&P 1500 companies are now 95% funded, up from 74% a year ago.  Fueled by record high stock market levels, strong contributions by plan sponsors and modest increases in interest…

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