A breakdown of what you need to watch this month as you consider investment implications for your pension plan.
Market participants remain focused on downside risks, leading pessimism, rather than optimism, to permeate the investment landscape
Due to a 30 bps decrease in discount rates, funded status fell 1.3% this month from 90.4% to 89.1%
PG&E (ticker: PCG) filed for bankruptcy - surprisingly the issuer was within the A or better rated pension liability discount rate universe within the prior 12 months.
Political uncertainty has led to low expectations that policy initiatives would see much progress before year-end.
The economic backdrop in 2019 has been characterized by weakness in manufacturing being offset by the resilience of services and health of the consumer.
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