Quantcast
The MFWire
Manage Email Alerts | Sponsorships | About MFWire | Who We Are

Subscribe to MFWire.com's News Alerts [click]

Rating:The Fundster 401k Roundup, August 9-30 Not Rated 0.0 Email Routing List Email & Route  Print Print
Friday, August 30, 2019

The Fundster 401k Roundup, August 9-30

Reported by Neil Anderson, Managing Editor

DC I-O Dispatches


Class-action lawyers filed a $300-million lawsuit against a jumbo 401(k) plan sponsor over the performance of the target date funds (collective trusts, not mutual funds) in the plan. One of the plaintiff's attorneys explained how the lawsuit came about.

On July 31, after more than three decades in the industry, a top executive retired from a $17-billion-AUM asset manager specializing in stable value.

A DC SVP recently left Pimco after two years with the bond fund giant.

Nine years in, a DC I-O VP recently left American Century.

A big open architecture recordkeeper will add Russell Investments' PRAs as the first offering on a platform thanks to a new tech connection.

George Philip Waldeck, Jr.
Prudential Retirement
President

RKer Reports


On December 1, Prudential Retirement's chief will pass the reins while rising to lead Prudential Financial's Workplace Solutions Group (which includes both retirement and group insurance).

On September 9, a new chief product officer will join Empower Retirement.

401kWire talked to Nationwide's new retirement plan chief, who also recently picked his new distribution chief.

Ladenburg Thalmann, an independent broker-dealer network with more than 4,000 FAs, teamed up with an open-architecture recordkeeper for a bundled 401(k) product.

TPA Talk


On August 9, Ascensus' FuturePlan arm acquired again near Phoenix.

Aggregator Accounts


A benchmarking firm launched a dashboard for 401(k) plan advisors (KPAs), and a KPA-focused RIA/OSJ signed on as the debut client.

Government Gossip


On Monday, U.S. President Donald Trump made his next DoL chief pick official by announcing his intent to nominate.

Advisor Updates


Last week, four KPAs and two retirement-focused fintech entrepreneurs won the first ever DC Genie Awards, from 401kTV.

Other Items


On August 19, a new retirement chief joined one of the wirehouses.


As always, this edition of MFWire's Fundster 401k Roundup column is powered by our DC-focused sister publication, 401kWire. 

Stay ahead of the news ... Sign up for our email alerts now
CLICK HERE

0.0
 Do You Recommend This Story?



GO TO: MFWire
Return to Top
 News Archives
2019: Q4Q3Q2Q1
2018: Q4Q3Q2Q1
2017: Q4Q3Q2Q1
2016: Q4Q3Q2Q1
2015: Q4Q3Q2Q1
2014: Q4Q3Q2Q1
2013: Q4Q3Q2Q1
2012: Q4Q3Q2Q1
2011: Q4Q3Q2Q1
2010: Q4Q3Q2Q1
2009: Q4Q3Q2Q1
2008: Q4Q3Q2Q1
2007: Q4Q3Q2Q1
2006: Q4Q3Q2Q1
2005: Q4Q3Q2Q1
2004: Q4Q3Q2Q1
2003: Q4Q3Q2Q1
2002: Q4Q3Q2Q1
 Subscribe via RSS:
Raw XML
Add to My Yahoo!
follow us in feedly




©All rights reserved to InvestmentWires, Inc. 1997-2019
14 Wall Street | 20th Floor | New York, NY 10005 | P: 212-331-8968 | F: 212-331-8998
Privacy Policy :: Terms of Use