May Any Employee Serve on the Retirement Committee?

Retirement Committee

Upon first blush, to the extent an employee from the general populace can and wishes to make a contribution as a committee member, there seems to be no reason why they shouldn’t participate on the committee. In practice, most committees consist of executives from finance (preferably the CFO), benefits and human resources. Due to the … Continue reading May Any Employee Serve on the Retirement Committee?

Specialty Asset Classes in a Retirement Plan Menu

Specialty Asset Classes, Retirement Plan Menu

Specialty asset classes are those which do not fall into the “core” group of asset classes. Core asset classes include: U.S. domestic equities, international, and fixed income. For the purpose of this commentary, specialty asset classes consist of the following: technology, health care, emerging markets, and real estate. While specialty asset classes can provide value … Continue reading Specialty Asset Classes in a Retirement Plan Menu