aims to proactively demonstrate the vitality and success of the private retirement system to legislators, regulators and the public, so the occasional problem or abuse doesn't taint the entire system, she explains.
is a nationally recognized forum for ERISA-governed corporate pension plan sponsors on fiduciary and investment matters.
represents more than 110 of the nation's largest retirement funds.
He advised the CIEBA
members to be so simplistic as to go to a dictionary and find out what a pension is.
represents many of the nation's largest private sector retirement funds and its members manage almost $1.
members -- 94% -- continue to offer both defined benefit and defined contribution plans to their employees.
The survey conducted in the spring of 2005 asked CIEBA
members what effect pending reform proposal might have on: 1) their asset allocation decisions and 2) the provision of benefits to current and future workers.
The high level of contributions demonstrates that CIEBA
member plan sponsors have a long-term commitment to meeting the benefit promises they have made and to the retirement security of millions of plan participants," said Kimberly G.
Under Kim's leadership, CIEBA
will continue to serve as the voice of plan sponsors on important pension investment issues.
Forbes added, "Providing retirement security for workers is an important objective for CIEBA
This decision by CIEBA
has given FEI the opportunity to rethink the appropriate mission for its benefits-related Technical Committees," said outgoing FEI chairman Fred Allardyce in a letter to CIBBA members.
Forbes noted that CIEBA
agrees with Commissioner Scott O'Malia's public statement that the CFTC should provide these enhancements "before mandatory clearing becomes effective.