Defined contribution plans

Today, defined contribution plans are the most widely-used type of employer-sponsored retirement benefit plan in the United States. Let BlackRock help you design a plan that’s built to achieve participant retirement goals.

Why BlackRock DC

BlackRock’s DC clients have access to innovative solutions, informed by two decades of insights into participant behavior and changing markets. Our investment-only model is built upon putting participant interests first – offering an unbiased approach across the industry’s broadest and deepest range of investments.

100+ dedicated DC professionals who are an extension of your team
We can help with everything from product implementation to plan optimization and award-winning participant engagement strategies.

Analytics and risk management that leading firms rely on
Benefit from the power of Aladdin®, our risk analytics, portfolio management and trading platform.

Insights that bring clarity and perspective to a changing world of retirement
We can help you understand where your plan stands today and suggest steps you can take to optimize it to help reach your objectives.

Best in class*
LifePath Index has been awarded Morningstar’s highest rating, Gold status.
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Defined contribution insights

Plan design best intentions and unexpected complications
The most carefully considered plan design decisions may have unexpected results and even successful implementations reveal the limits of baseline assumptions.
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