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The Hidden Dangers of Target Date Funds

 

ERISA experts warn that Target Date Funds are ticking time bombs of potential losses and liabilities. In fact, they expect the funds to be the next big thing in ERISA litigation, possibly eclipsing fee and expense litigation.

INSIGHT: Calling ERISA Ghostbusters—The Rise of Independent Fiduciaries

Settlement of ERISA lawsuits are increasingly including the hiring of an independent fiduciary to oversee plan processes.

John Hancock ERISA Settlement Includes Appointment of Independent Consultant

For Years, ERISA experts have acknowledged the added value of appointing independent expert fiduciaries to run and monitor retirement plans.

ERISA Settlement Mandates Fees and Independent Fiduciary Oversight

In a recent ERISA class action settlement, a 401(k) plan sponsor with close to $2 billion in assets, was forced to pay millions of dollars in damages and appoint an independent third-party fiduciary.

Plan Sponsors Must Focus on Cybersecurity – How Broad Are Their Fiduciary Shoulders?

Corporate America loves to manage its retirement plans.

Is It Time for Plan Sponsors to Rethink Retirement Plan Management?

The retirement plan system is broken – just ask corporate directors and C-suite executives who are responsible for these plans.

Supreme Court Wades Into Battle Over Fee Litigation

The Supreme Court will decide the fate of “excessive fee” litigation against defined contribution plans, as it has agreed to hear the case of Divane v. Northwestern University.

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