Retirement-Plan Fees: New Disclosure Rules Slated for 2012

Retirement-Plan Fees: New Disclosure Rules Slated for 2012

By: Michael Aylward

Upcoming regulations from the U.S. Department of Labor will require associations to consider how their retirement plans are structured and how information is delivered to participants.

The long-anticipated U.S. Department of Labor fee-disclosure regulations for retirement plans are scheduled for roll out in April and May 2012. Association executives and boards will need to review their retirement plan fees and expenses, as well as assess how the disclosures will impact plan participants. Three major issues should be considered:...