Preserving Assets in DC Plans

February 26, 2019

2019 Hot topics in retirement
and financial wellbeing Preserving Assets
in DC Plans

 

Employers are focused on having participants keep money in the defined contribution plan

See highlights from the 15th annual Hot Topics in Retirement and Financial Wellbeing report below. Then scroll down to download the full report.

Keeping an Eye on Assets

5 out of every 6 employers say they are concerned about the level of leakage from their plan

57%

Enhancing lifetime income

The majority of large employers have a plan distribution option that allows participants to elect an automatic payment from the plan over an extended period of time

Retaining participants

Only 5% of employers prefer that participants remove their balances from the plan when they stop working for the company

Limiting leakage

More employers than ever have a waiting period between paying off one loan and originating a new loan

For more information, see Alight Solutions’ 2019 Hot Topics in Retirement and Financial Wellbeing report.

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