More Plan Sponsors Put Their Pensions On Ice

Anderson, Tom
February 2006
Investment Management Weekly;2/27/2006, Vol. 19 Issue 8, p1
Discusses trends in pension plans in the U.S. Implication of the decision of some high-profile companies to put their pension plans on deep freeze in 2005 on employees; Comments by Cecil Hemingway, managing principal at Towers Perrin, on the decision of companies to freeze their plans; Percentage of companies that sponsor a defined benefit plan who froze or terminated their plans in 2004.


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