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From the Desk of Risk: Cloudy with a Chance of Higher Rates



The reason meteorologists aren’t held accountable for their rain or snow predictions is that weather forecasts are made in terms of probability statements rather than absolute outcomes.  This is why we forget the thunderstorms that failed to materialize and forgive the snowstorms that nobody…

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No crystal ball? No problem. It may be possible to reach DB plan objectives regardless of interest rates.



Stop waiting on interest rates to manage DB risk and volatility!  What if a plan sponsor could take steps to help minimize costs and control volatility in their defined benefit (DB) plan regardless of the interest rate?   A recent paper published by Principal Financial Group® says it  can…

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