Stable Value Bond Funds are a conservative investment option offered predominantly in defined contribution plans.
In recent years, defined contribution (DC) plans have often found it difficult to focus on investment as they have grappled with a series of legislative and regulatory changes.
The food fight between the President and the Fed Chair could result in too much easing, and the expansion of valuations beyond sustainable levels. The other food fight: leveraged loan issuers vs buyers. Issuers are winning this fight hands down due.
This paper considers the role an enhanced allocation to real assets can play in portfolios during various stages of the pension life cycle.