Did you know …About the Fiduciary Requirements for Selecting an Insurance Guarantee for your Participants?


Posted on March 10, 2015, by Fred Reish in fiduciary, prudent. Comments Off on Did you know …About the Fiduciary Requirements for Selecting an Insurance Guarantee for your Participants?

Insurance guarantees for retirement benefits — such as annuities, QLACs, and GMWBs—are increasing in popularity . . . because they guarantee that the money lasts for a lifetime. However, there is not much guidance about the fiduciary process for selecting a particular annuity or GMWB product to provide those guaranteed benefits. We have written a white paper about issues for selecting GMWB products for Lincoln Financial, which can be found at http://bit.ly/1rtMnFX. This article, found here: http://bit.ly/1yOnoS7, discusses key points from the white paper.







Recent Insights

Interesting Angles on the DOL’s Fiduciary Rule #77

The Fiduciary Rule: Mistaken Beliefs (#2)

This is my 77th article about interesting observations concerning the Department of Labor’s (DOL) fiduciary rule and exemptions. These...

Interesting Angles on the DOL’s Fiduciary Rule #76

Discretionary Management of IRAs: Prohibited Transaction Issues for RIAs

This is my 76th article about interesting observations concerning the Department of Labor’s (DOL) fiduciary rule...

Interesting Angles on the DOL’s Fiduciary Rule #75

The Fiduciary Rule: Mistaken Beliefs

This is my 75th article about interesting observations concerning the Department of Labor’s (DOL) fiduciary rule and exemptions. These articles...