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New research indicates greater retirement uncertainty and reduced confidence as more Americans rely on their defined contribution plans to cover essential needs

New strategies are needed to help Americans feel more confident in the years leading up to and throughout retirement. Deepen your understanding of the forces influencing the defined contribution landscape with key insights from our knowledgeable professionals.

Our thought leadership is designed to help you:

  • Understand participant attitudes and expectations
  • Evaluate retirement income solutions
  • Gain perspective from diverse voices across product, legal, technology, and distribution

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From changing demographics to economic uncertainties, plan participants face a number of risks when it comes to planning for retirement. Guaranteed lifetime income solutions, such as annuities, are an innovative solution that can help address these risks – and improve outcomes.

However, not all income strategies are created equal. There’s a range of guaranteed lifetime income products and implementation options that offer unique advantages for different plan and participant preferences. That’s why we’ve developed a framework to help you put these products into perspective and find the right fit for your clients.

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