The funded ratio for the 100 largest public funds dropped to less than 73%, while corporate plans rose to 110%.
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However, insurance companies likely won’t be able to accommodate the increased demand.
Funded levels for 255 S&P 500 plans reach their highest level since the Great Financial Crisis, Wilshire reports.
Aggregate investment return of 11.72% wasn’t enough to counter falling interest rates.
Despite returns of nearly 13%, US corporate plans’ funded level remained flat for the year, thanks to falling rates, Willis says.
Aggregate deficit of 100 largest defined benefit plans falls to lowest level since March.