Alts and hedge fund strategies have been used by endowments and pensions for decades to help manage risk. Can they do the same for DC plans?
How learning to talk about target date funds helped us understand the power of plan design.
Interest rates are not the only challenge facing bond funds. Can a multi-manager approach better position DC plans to navigate the uncertain fixed income environment?
Learn how Future in Focus technology can use the power of data to help participants close the gap between the savings they have today and the income they'll want in retirement.
Explore why BlackRock's experts believe a single holistic framework for understanding risk across an entire DC plan can be quantified, empowering plan sponsors to test and measure the effect of changes quickly and easily.
Recent amendments to rule 2a-7 regarding SEC-registered money market funds have raised numerous questions about how they affect defined contribution plans. This BlackRock Special report can help you navigate the changes.
Target date strategies have become the dominant default investment option in defined contribution plans, but choosing one can be challenging. We take a walk through some leading edge TDF solutions to consider for your clients.
Once limited to the largest institutional plans, increased affordability and accessibly has medium- to- small plans taking a hard look at index strategies
It's Q4, a time when many plan sponsors are reviewing their investment menus for next year. Not surprisingly, many of them are taking a hard look at their bond funds.
The fixed income landscape is changing often in unexpected ways. Here are three questions plan sponsors should ask about changing their fixed income options.