TITLE

Stage is Set for DB Plan Rule Changes

AUTHOR(S)
Anderson, Tom
PUB. DATE
March 2005
SOURCE
Investment Management Weekly;3/14/2005, Vol. 18 Issue 10, p4
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the plans of defined benefit plan sponsors to confront funding rules, pension insurance premiums and disclosure requirements if rules proposed by the U.S. administration become law. Impact of the proposed premium hikes on the financial position of Pension Benefit Guaranty Corp.; Decline in pension plans from 1998 to 2004; Effect of the funding rules on the pension system. INSET: Bush pension proposal.
ACCESSION #
16888603

 

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