Top ETFs in America’s 401k Plans – 2013

We are pleased to announce our 2013 list of the the Top 20 Exchange-Traded Funds (ETFs) Distribution for the 401k and defined contribution industry. “ETFs, in terms of their distribution in 401k plans, have increased in prevalence over the past couple of years as plan sponsors begin to better understand the benefits of including them on plan menus,” said Brooks Herman, …

Top San Francisco 401(k) Plans – 2013

We are pleased to announce our 2013 list of the Top 25 401(k) plans (containing more than $100 million in assets) in the San Francisco Bay Area. “Spanning across industries from tech and financial to pharmaceuticals and entertainment, the plans on this year’s list show the breadth of quality in the SF Bay Area,” said Dan Weeks, Co-Founder of BrightScope. …

Top Industries With the Best 401k Plans for 2013

Law tops our 2013 list of industries with the best 401(k) plans, while blue collar industries such as Manufacturing and Automotive beat out Health and Medicine. “The range of industries topping this list shows that employers of all types are taking necessary steps to set up employees for a secure retirement by providing a robust 401k plan,” said Brooks Herman, …

Top 401(k) Plans in Chicago for 2013

We are pleased to share BrightScope’s 2013 list of companies in the Chicago area with the highest ranked 401k plans containing more than $100 million in assets. “Chicago’s highest-scoring plans continue to be among the country’s highest ranked, showing strong plans over a range of industries,” said Dan Weeks, Co-Founder of BrightScope. “The employees of these ‘Windy City’ companies can …

Top 25 401k Plans in the Automotive Industry

We are pleased to share the Top 25 companies in the automotive industry with the highest ranked 401k plans containing more than $100 million in assets.  This is the seventh list in a new series where we highlight the strongest plans within leading industries across the nation. “As one of the U.S’s larger industries, automotive companies carry much responsibility when it …

Top 25 Houston 401k Plans

BrightScope is pleased to announce the release of our third annual list of the top Houston area-based companies with the highest ranked 401k plans containing more than $100 million in assets. “Houston’s top 401k plans, while impressive in the past, keep getting better year over year—now we see higher ratings from the top to bottom of this prestigious list,” said …

Top 15 Sports Organizations with the Best 401k Plans

BrightScope is pleased to announce the Top 15 organizations in the sports industry with the highest ranked 401k plans containing more than $25 million in assets. This is the sixth list in a new series where BrightScope highlights the strongest plans within leading industries across the nation. “It’s easy to see our favorite athletes and sports teams on television and …

Top 25 Washington D.C. Area-Based 401k Plans

BrightScope is pleased to share our third annual list of the top Washington D.C. area-based companies with the highest ranked 401k plans containing more than $100 million in assets. “It is gratifying to observe the positive changes these Washington D.C. companies have made to their plans year over year,” said Dan Weeks, Co-Founder of BrightScope. “By tracking progress with the …

Top 25 401k Plans in the Airline Industry

BrightScope is pleased to announce the Top 25 companies in the airline industry with the highest ranked 401k plans containing more than $100 million in assets. This is the fifth list in a new series where BrightScope highlights the strongest plans within leading industries across the nation. “In an industry with such a large number of employees, it is exponentially …

BrightScope Top 30 401k Plans of 2012

Today BrightScope is pleased to announce the Top 30 401k Plans of 2012. BrightScope’s Top 30 list comprises large 401k plans with high overall quality, as measured by the BrightScope Rating. The BrightScope Rating measures how effective a 401k plan is at getting its participants to retirement. More details about the BrightScope Rating can be obtained in the FAQ section of the …