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The Billion-Dollar Question



Everybody loves cheap money, right? Well, if you’re a borrower, you’ve definitely benefited from actions taken by the Federal Reserve to keep interest rates at record lows. But not everyone is thrilled with this wave of cheap money. Sponsors of defined benefit plans, in particular, have dealt…

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The Kenny Rogers of Pension Plans



What does Kenny Rogers have to do with pension plans? Well, nothing really. But as I sat down to write my LDI blog post, I thought about how many plan sponsors gamble with their pension plan investments. As I mentioned in earlier posts, the behavior of the stock market has little to do with the way…

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