PRC In the News
08/17/16|Institutional Investor

Ten Years After, the Pension Protection Act Falls Short of Promises

Ten years ago today, President George W. Bush signed into law the Pension Protection Act of 2006. It was the largest, most comprehensive U.S. pension reform bill since the mother of them all, the Employee Retirement Income Security Act of 1974.

PRC In the News
08/09/16|Pensions & Investments

Unforeseen consequences one legacy of the Pension Protection Act

Like many pension-related laws, the Pension Protection Act that passed a decade ago was designed to address a crisis. At the time, underfunded pension plans were threatening the financial stability of the Pension Benefit Guaranty Corp. But while the act did help strengthen the federal agency, it also had the unintended effect of discouraging defined […]