REITs performed relatively poorly in 2013 – ever since the Federal Reserve (more…)
Archive for January, 2014
Financial Executives International estimated that the average audit of a public company took approximately (more…)
It might be dependent upon the following questions: (more…)
While many of these funds performed quite well in 2008 – 2009, for example, this past year was (more…)
The stock market had one of its strongest gains in years, helping asset growth.Ă‚Â It appears that interest rates are on the rise, helping liability reduction.Ă‚Â Of course, these two catalysts could change course tomorrow, creating volatility in the funding status of corporate orĂ‚Â government related pensions.
Thus now may be the time for entities to transfer these pensions off their books to insurance companies, for example, who will create annuities for retirees while assuming the future liability risks.