FiduciaryNews

What do you think of our site upgrade?
Hosting an industry conference? Ask us about including it in this ticker?

Tag "401k"

Is the 401k DOA? Time to Bring Back Pensions? Fiduciary Implications for Corporate Plan Sponsors

Maybe we can learn something from Madison’s protesting public employee unions. Maybe there’s something more to being a fiduciary. Something even the DOL doesn’t tell us.

2 comments Read Full Article

Fiduciary News Trending Topics for ERISA Plan Sponsors: Week Ending 2/18/11

This week say more positioning on the fiduciary standard, the return of the annuity debate, continued heckling of 401k plans and some important regulatory news.Target d

0 comment Read Full Article

Fiduciary News Trending Topics for ERISA Plan Sponsors: Week Ending 2/11/11

Last week we saw some grand positioning in the coming battle for the Fiduciary Standard. What’s it all about? We’ll tell you bluntly.

0 comment Read Full Article

Should Plan Sponsors Fear? Is the 401k Merely a Ponzi Scheme?

Could it be true? And, if so, will the albatross of liability ultimately hang upon the 401k plan sponsor?

5 comments Read Full Article

Fiduciary News Trending Topics for ERISA Plan Sponsors: Week Ending 2/4/11

It really doesn’t appear the SEC is serious about the fiduciary standard. It seems more interested in using it as a pawn in a looming partisan fight. Where does this leave the proponents of the fiduciary standard? What other alternatives do they have?

0 comment Read Full Article

Mass Media Retirement Hype: Hurting 401k Investors and Increasing Plan Sponsor Fiduciary Liability?

If the major networks prefer to use former professionals as color announcers for sports events, why don’t they use specific industry professionals to write these types of stories for the mass media?

6 comments Read Full Article

Fiduciary News Trending Topics for ERISA Plan Sponsors: Week Ending 12/31/10

An otherwise quiet news week produces a flurry of stories on one single under-reported issue: coincidence or not?

0 comment Read Full Article

The Five Most Widely Read Fiduciary News Stories in 2010 (Part II of II)

Does the most widely read Fiduciary News story in 2010 reflect a latent concern among 401k fiduciaries or does is represent an eerie omen?

0 comment Read Full Article

Top Ten Most Widely Read Fiduciary News Stories in 2010 (Part I of II)

If you’ve been floating in space for the past twelve months, have no fear as these articles are the ones you most want to read to catch up on the happenings of 2010.

0 comment Read Full Article

Will DOL’s New Mutual Fund Fee Disclosures Mislead 401k Investors?

“What is intended to help participants, may hurt them as their decisions are driven by confusion and data overload.”

2 comments Read Full Article

FiduciaryNews.com is sponsored by…

Vote in our Poll

Disclaimer

The materials at this web site are maintained for the sole purpose of providing general information about fiduciary law, tax accounting and investments and do not under any circumstances constitute legal, accounting or investment advice. You should not act or refrain from acting based on these materials without first obtaining the advice of an appropriate professional. Please carefully read the terms and conditions for using this site. This website contains links to third-party websites. We are not responsible for, and make no representations or endorsements with respect to, third-party websites, or with respect to any information, products or services that may be provided by or through such websites.