Rising interest rates and equity markets have improved funding ratios, which creates new opportunities for defined benefits (DB) plan sponsors to take actions such as executing risk transfer actions, locking in gains and cutting risk or reducing contributions and expense. However, the current political and economic landscape could create a meaningfully different market environment for pension investors. Mercer can help DB plan sponsors navigate through the multiple of unknowns surrounding the future costs of running pension plans and finding their optimal DB Destination.
Sponsors of all private DB pension plans
Scott Jarboe, Partner, US DB Segment Leader
Lynn Esenwine, Partner, Financial Strategy Group
Richard McEvoy, Partner, Financial Strategy