Designing Balanced DC Menus: Considering Diversified Fixed Income Choices​​​​

Sponsors of defined contribution plans face a dual challenge: They must present investment options appropriate for plan members and design…

Third and Fourth Quarter of 2013 Stable Value Sales and…

The Third and Fourth Quarter of 2013 Stable Value Sales and Assets Survey covers twenty companies and provides comparative data.

Bond Fund Alternatives Can Help Protect You From Rising Rates

In some ways, stable value funds, which invest in guaranteed short term insurance contracts or short term bonds with an…

Stable Value and Rising Interest Rates


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Surrender Charge

Any payment required for terminating an investment contract,…


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Commingled Fund

A fund, typically offered by a bank or trust…


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