10 Best States Ranked by Pension Promises
Even the soundest state pension plan is just two-thirds of the way toward accumulating assets sufficient to pay its retiree obligations.
12 Best Cities for Successful Aging: 2014
There's more to a good place to retire than a sunny climate. The Milken Institute's 84-factor ranking yields some surprising findings.
Top 15 States With Best 401(k) Participation Rates
Nationwide, only 71.6% of participants have contributed to their workplace 401(k) plan in the most recent plan year, a new Judy Diamond study says.
House Dems Call for SEC Crackdown on Corporate Anti-Whistleblower Practices
Lawmakers say “overly restrictive nondisclosure agreements,” for example, threaten the SEC's whistleblower program.
New Hire Roundup: Northern Trust Welcomes Marsh
Meanwhile, LIMRA has hired Dr. Betty Moon as managing director of Bank Insurance and Securities Research Associates.
Top 10 U.S. Public Pensions by Private Equity Investments and Returns
A new study finds private equity is public pensions’ top-performing asset class.
LPL’s Robert Moore: RIAs Are Where the Growth Is
LPL President Robert Moore tells ThinkAdvisor why the BD is not feeling acquisitive and why there's room to grow in the indie RIA space.
20 Best & Worst States for Pension Funding
Data from S&P shows the health of public retirement funds.
Beatty Begins 1-Year Term as NASAA President
William Beatty will focus on senior financial abuse and new electronic state filing of Form D for Rule 506 offerings.
Most State-Registered Advisors Have Tech, Cybersecurity Policies: NASAA
Though less than 5% of small and midsize firms said they had a cybersecurity incident, two-thirds said they had cybersecurity policies in place.