TITLE

Limiting the Downside: Diakon Lutheran Social Ministries

PUB. DATE
November 2009
SOURCE
Treasury & Risk;Nov2009, p47
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents information on the advantage of Diakon Lutheran Social Ministries' revised investment strategy for its defined-benefit pension plan to the organization. According to the report, it cushioned the plan from the worst of the market's losses. With the help of SEI, an investment solution provider, Diakon reworked its asset allocation. Among the recommendations of SEI to Diakon was to increase the duration of its fixed-income assets to bring them in line with the duration of the liabilities.
ACCESSION #
45440160

 

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