DB Industry Insights
Articles covering relevant trends we are seeing in the defined benefit plan industry and how they may impact your pension plan.
Senate’s Infrastructure Deal Further Extends Pension Funding Relief
The Infrastructure Investment and Jobs Act (H.R. 3684, as amended) passed by the Senate in August retains an even tighter corridor than provided by the American Rescue Plan Act (ARPA), and further extends the timeframe from 2030 to 2035 when the stabilization corridor is fully phased out.Read More
Pension Risk Management after the American Rescue Plan Act
Defined benefit plan sponsors may want to take a fresh look at their pension risk management strategies given the American Rescue Plan Act of 2021 has provided landmark funding relief. Viewed broadly, risk management strategies fall into two categories: risk transfer and risk mitigation.Read More
Pension Funded Status Remains Strong
The Milliman 100 Pension Funding Index Survey* reported the estimated pension funding for the 100 largest corporate defined benefit plans increased to 97.3% from a revised 97.1% at the end of the second quarter of 2021.Read More