DB Plans Sticking with Allocations

Lewis, Jakema
May 2009
Investment Management Weekly;5/14/2009, p1
The article presents findings of a survey on the asset allocations of defined benefit plan sponsors in the U.S., conducted by Pyramis Global Advisors. According to the survey, many of these plan sponsors intend to keep their asset allocations despite the poor condition of the market. It revealed that 38 percent of corporate plans and 34 percent of public funds listed funding statutes as a top concern. The survey also found the difference between the asset allocations of corporate and public plans.


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