Latest Edition of Annual 403(b) Study Released by BrightScope and ICI

SAN DIEGO, Calif. (10 December 2018)—The average large 403(b) plan subject to the Employee Retirement Income Security Act of 1974 (ERISA) offered 27 “core” investment options in 2015, a joint research study released today by BrightScope and the Investment Company Institute (ICI) has found. Offered by educational institutions, hospitals, and other nonprofit employers, 403(b) plans allow employees to make tax-deferred contributions, often include employer contributions, and offer a wide variety of investments.

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Brightscope and ICI Release Latest Edition of Comprehensive 401(k) Study

SAN DIEGO, Calif. (March 15, 2018)—An analysis from BrightScope and the Investment Company Institute of newly available 401(k) data shows that employers are using a range of plan features and a diverse mix of investment options to encourage retirement saving among their employees. The latest edition of the comprehensive study, The BrightScope/ICI Defined Contribution Plan Profile: A Close Look at …

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BrightScope 2016 Top 30 401k Plans

SAN DIEGO, Calif.  (26 February, 2018) – BrightScope, a Strategic Insight company, is pleased to announce the Top 30 401k Plans of 2016 report. BrightScope’s Top 30 list is comprised of large 401k plans with high overall quality, as measured by the BrightScope Rating. The BrightScope rating algorithm analyzes 200+ unique data points per plan and calculates a numerical score &

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