Pension Plan De-Risking: Tips & Strategies

February 7, 2018 at 12:00pm1:30pm (EDT)

Rachel J. Markun will be speaking at The Knowledge Group's webcast, “Pension Plan De-Risking: Tips & Strategies.”

De-risking is an important tool for companies in managing the expense and cash volatility associated with pension plans. Many de-risking strategies are now available for companies to choose from. To determine which strategy will best serve the plan, it is important to understand the plan’s features, its current state and the company's overall ability to accept and face risk. Companies should also consider recent regulatory developments that can affect certain pension risk management approaches and the fiduciary implications of implementing these strategies.

In this live webcast, a panel of distinguished professionals and thought leaders will provide an in-depth analysis of the various pension plan de-risking strategies, its advantages and disadvantages, and the factors that companies should consider in identifying which strategy may be appropriate for a plan. Key topics include:

  • Why Companies are De-Risking
  • Strategies for De-Risking Pension Obligations
  • Advantages and Disadvantages of Pension De-Risking
  • Legal Challenges to Pension De-Risking
  • Regulatory Risk Management
  • Strategic Planning for De-Risking