Reviewing the DOL's Final Rule on Participant Fee Disclosure

Last week the Department of Labor published its final rule on participant fee disclosure, which is the last step in the Department’s three pronged, multi-year approach to increasing fee transparency in the defined contribution marketplace. Before we dive in to the participant fee regs, lets quickly review the Department’s first two fee disclosure initiatives: Disclosure to Government: The first step …

Announcing BrightScope Beacon

This week BrightScope announced the launch of BrightScope Beacon, a revolutionary new way for asset managers to understand the retirement marketplace. We are proud to announce that MFS is the first asset manager to begin using the Beacon product. We are also happy to be working with the team at Mercatus Partners who are helping us refine and distribute Beacon. …