Pensions

Retirement

Schwab Retirement Plan Services launches 401(k) programme based on ETFs

Schwab Retirement Plan Services has become the first major firm to launch a full-service 401(k) programme based on low-cost exchange-traded funds. »


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Three WisdomTree ETFs approved for sale to Chilean pension funds

The Comisión Clasificadora de Riesgo (CCR), the Chilean pension funds investment regulator, has approved three additional WisdomTree ETFs for sale to Chilean pension funds. »


Retirement

BrightScope reveals top 20 ETFs held in America's 401k plans

BrightScope, a provider of independent financial information and investment research, has published the top 20 exchange-traded funds (ETFs) distribution list for the 401k and defined contribution industry. »


ETFs

Nearly half of European pension funds to increase allocation to ETFs over next five years

Some 47 per cent of pension professionals across Europe intend to increase their exposure to exchange-traded funds over the next five years, according to a survey carried out by State Street Global Advisors (SSgA). »


Competition

ETFs neck and neck with pension index-tracking funds on cost

Exchange-traded funds are now a compelling proposition for long-term investors in the UK such as pension fund trustees, being just as cost effective as traditional index-tracking funds while offering better liquidity and a higher degree of transparency. »


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