DC sponsors aim to SPARK plan growth

Bridgeford, Lydell C.
September 2009
Employee Benefit News;Sep2009, Vol. 23 Issue 11, p1
The article discusses the highlights of the 2009 Society of Professional Asset-Managers and Record Keepers (SPARK) national conference held in Washington, D.C. The event was participated by retirement plan advisers and experts and focused on the economic and regulatory forces shaping the retirement plan market. Dr. Sarah Holden, senior director of retirement and investor research at the Investment Company Institute, noted that the percentage of U.S. households with internal revenue allotment account or employer-sponsored retirement plans is 70 percent.


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