TITLE

Understanding Discount Rates for Pension Obligations

AUTHOR(S)
McGuinness, Kevin
PUB. DATE
November 2013
SOURCE
Plan Sponsor News;2013, p119
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the brief entitled "Measuring Pension Obligations" from the American Academy of Actuaries which examines the various approaches for selecting discount rates when measuring pension obligations in the U.S. The brief explains the meaning of pension and defines a market-based approach based on expected returns. The brief also looks on the difference between solvency and budget values.
ACCESSION #
92745823

 

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