Your Financial and Insurance Industry News Source

Most Recent News

January 23, 2015
Are TRFs a better path than TDFs?
Target Risk Funds are described as a “reasonable alternative” to target-date funds for pension plans and individuals. ... Full Story
News from BenefitsPro

January 23, 2015
King ruling would reach beyond subsidies
The negative effect of such a ruling would have a one-two punch impact. ... Full Story
News from BenefitsPro

January 23, 2015
What we’ve learned from telehealth’s early adopters
Health professionals are looking to early adopters of telemedicine for insight on the successes and failures of the practice. ... Full Story
News from BenefitsPro

January 23, 2015
Timkin buys group annuity for 5,000 retirees
The Timken Co. of Canton, Ohio, has purchased a group annuity contract to pay future benefits for about 5,000 U.S. salaried retirees. ... Full Story
News from BenefitsPro

January 23, 2015
Employers turn to CDHC plans to control costs
Consumer-driven health plans are increasingly helping control costs at companies that provide employee health insurance.... Full Story
News from BenefitsPro

January 23, 2015
A third of employees work when sick
One-third of U.S. workers hesitate to call in sick to work when they are ill, consumer product manufacturer Procter & Gamble found in a recent survey.... Full Story
News from BenefitsPro

January 22, 2015
Employer groups critical of State of the Union
That applause you heard for the president’s State of the Union message was definitely not coming from the offices of the Society for Human Resource Management or the National Business Group on Health, two trade associations that have closely followed the government’s strategy for overhauling the U.S. health care system.... Full Story
News from BenefitsPro

January 22, 2015
Retirement is MIA in SOTU
Obama ended up mentioning “retirement” just twice and only in a peripheral way.... Full Story
News from BenefitsPro

January 22, 2015
Will falling oil prices hurt retirement portfolios?
Bracing for global recession if oil prices fall too far. ... Full Story
News from BenefitsPro

January 22, 2015
BISRA Reports Broker Productivity Fell in November 2014
... Full Story
Press Release from Vanessa De La Rosa

January 22, 2015
Alternative assets near $7 trillion
Despite Calpers' well-publicized move, the majority of investors remain confident in the ability of alternative assets to help achieve portfolio objectives. ... Full Story
News from BenefitsPro

January 22, 2015
Want happier employees? Offer voluntary benefits
The number of employers offering voluntary benefits as part of their overall benefits package grew by 9 percent in 2014 compared to 2012, according to a study by Aflac. ... Full Story
News from BenefitsPro

January 22, 2015
Avoka to Present “3 Minute Loan Applications” for Banks at FinovateEurope
... Full Story
Press Release from Savi Technology

January 22, 2015
1 in 5 take loan or early 401(k) withdrawals
This may be nothing new, but Gallup refers to the widespread off-label use of 401(k)s as “troubling.”... Full Story
News from BenefitsPro

January 22, 2015
Vanguard offers 5 issues to watch in 2015
What might be critical to investors' doing well this year and beyond? How the CEO of the world's largest mutual fund sees it.... Full Story
News from BenefitsPro

January 22, 2015
Health costs, low wages worry Americans most
What’s worrying Americans these days? Same old, same old: cost of health care and generally lower wages than most folks had expected as the recovery continues.... Full Story
News from BenefitsPro

More News