Posts tagged ‘Scott Ruba’

Is de-risking causing more red tape?



As a defined benefit (DB) plan sponsor, you’ve probably had at least one discussion on the merits of de-risking your pension plan.  Over the past year, I’ve frequently blogged about the different methods used to manage a DB plan’s risk.  But due to several high-profile de-risking…

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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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