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Weekly Pension News Round-Up

  |   January 4, 2013

Here's what made headlines this week in pension news:  

Aviation International News Online published "Hawker Beechcraft Looks To Shed Non-Union Pensions."  

Pittsburgh Post-Gazette reported "PBGC holding $300 million unclaimed pension benefits."

Calhoun Times printed "News Publishing Co. files Chapter 11 reorganization."  

Weekly Pension News Round-Up

  |   November 30, 2012

Here's what made headlines this week in pension news:  

By way of the Associated Press, WTOP circulates "Federal agency takes over 2 RG Steel pension plans."

The Seattle Times runs "Don't jump for lump sum offer."

Weekly Pension News Round-Up

  |   November 2, 2012

Here's what made headlines this week in pension news:  

After a speech at the American Society of Pension Professionals & Actuaries (ASPPA) Annual Conference, PBGC Director Josh Gotbaum was quoted in three articles:

Business Insurance publishes "American Airlines freezes its pension plans."

Washington Jewish Week prints "B'nai B'rith 170 years old and still strong."

Weekly Pension News Round-Up

  |   October 26, 2012

Here’s what made headlines this week in pension news:  

Both Pensions & Investments and PLANSPONSOR.COM write about the Pension Rights Center in Pension Rights Center asks for moratorium on lump-sum payments and Pension Rights Center Wants Halt on De-Risking.”

The Wichita Business Journal publishes “PBGC files $2.8M tax lien against Hawker retirement contributor.”

 

Weekly Pension News Round-Up

  |   October 19, 2012

Here's what made headlines this week in pension news: 

Both Pensions & Investments and Business Insurance write about lump-sums in "Lump-sum payouts moving into fast lane" and "Companies that are offering lump-sum pension buyouts."

Workforce Management publishes "From Pension to Payout: Employers Are Liking Lump Sums."

PLANSPONSOR.COM runs "PBGC Creating Department of Quality Management."

Pensions & Investments quotes PBGC Director Josh Gotbaum in "PBGC names Richmond pension fund chief to lead benefits unit."