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Report on the Economic Well-Being of US Households in 2017
Report on the Economic Well-Being of US Households in 2017
Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System
May 2018 United States Countries - US, Savings
According to a Federal Reserve survey, less than two-fifths of non-retired adults think they are on track with their retirement savings. The survey also showed that DC pensions, such as 401(k) accounts, are more common than DB schemes, with 55% of savers currently in DC plans.

More details are generally available exclusively to subscribers of Perspective, the electronic pensions legal & regulatory information and news service. To read the summary, subscribers should launch Perspective and navigate via the Table of Documents to PensionSurveys >> May 2018 or click here (this link will not work in all circumstances). For further information about Perspective click here.

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Did Pension Plan Accounting Contribute to a Stock Market Bubble?
The degree to which investors may have been fooled by current pension accounting rules and practices
Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System
Jun 2003
This study examines how Defined Benefit pension plans have affected the equity prices of sponsoring firms during the past ten years, a time when stock market driven changes to the value of net pension obligations had a substantial effect on both the theoretical value of the sponsoring firmís balance sheet and the trajectory of its reported earnings. It tests whether investors value sponsorsí DB pension exposures by looking at the fair market value of pension assets and obligations disclosed in the footnotes to their financial statements, or by looking at pension financing effects in their accounting earnings.

More details are generally available exclusively to subscribers of Perspective, the electronic pensions legal & regulatory information and news service. To read the summary, subscribers should launch Perspective and navigate via the Table of Documents to PensionSurveys >> Jun 2003 or click here (this link will not work in all circumstances). For further information about Perspective click here.

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