Equity strategies help steer the ship to best H1 gains since 2009.
Survey also finds rising PBGC premiums encourage funding increases.
Data shows gender-diverse investment teams help expand their thinking and strategic options.
New requirements for DB, DC plans take effect October 1.
Third-largest monthly decline lowers funded ratios to 87.9%.
Pension participation surged to 18.7 million from 8 million since 2012.
Mercer report explores key trends in international investor activity, including a reduction in fixed income in favor of equities.
Aggregate deficit of the PPF 7800 increased more than tenfold to £69.9 billion.
Analysis shows a passive strategy could have cost CPPIB nearly C$50 billion since 2006-2007.
Country is ahead of China, India, and Japan on a per-capita basis.
Pensions’ largest quarterly gain followed their largest quarterly loss.
Nation’s Financial Service Agency commissioner addresses aging issues, potential investment solutions.
Job growth, debt, and general economic sluggishness weigh on the laggards, Conning says.
Funding shortfall for the plans increased by $51 billion during period.
Asset manager 401(k) plan balances are four times that of the general population.