Vanguard Investment Strategy Group’s Chris Philips explains why contrary to popular opinion, indexing strategies can work in small-cap, international, and other supposedly inefficient markets.
What’s the ultimate goal of a DC plan? Is it to create retirement wealth, a steady stream of income, or some combination of both? Vanguard’s Steve Utkus explores this critical question for plan sponsors and participants.
Vanguard’s Jean Young explores differences in retirement plan saving strategies between men and women. While women save at higher rates and have professionally managed portfolios, men have higher savings balances because of higher salary averages.
The good news: People are living longer. The not-so-good news: New mortality tables to reflect this are on the horizon, bringing with them the possibility of increasing DB liabilities. What sponsors should know, and what they should begin doing.
Vanguard’s Jean Young explains why participants in small 401(k) plans have tended to make better investment decisions than participants in larger plans.