Do you understand your Investment Policy Statement?

The Acme Rocket Sled Company Retirement Plan Administration Committee recently selected a new investment advisor for the company’s 401(k) plan. During the RFP process, the new advisor observed that the Investment Policy Statement (IPS) that the committee adopted many years ago was a bit thin and out of date. The new advisor has prepared a new IPS, which is much longer and more detailed. The new IPS looks like a substantial upgrade from the old model, but the document is a bit daunting......
By: Verrill