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401(k) Real Talk: Episode 1

Open, honest and candid discussions about the latest news in the RPA industry.


Welcome to this week’s edition of 401(k) Real Talk, where Fred Barstein, contributing editor for's RPA Edge, reviews all of last week’s industry news and selects the five most important/interesting ones. Let’s get real!

Stories covered in this week’s edition of 401(k) Real Talk:

  1. California cracking down on businesses that ignore CalSavers mandate
  2. The proliferation of DC lawsuits continues
  3. Sageview buys Capital One wealth management business
  4. Captrust buys $107 billion DC practice
  5. TIAA offers retirement income to DC plans

Other interesting news:

  1. Four states introduce legislation encouraging or requiring businesses to offer a retirement plan, joining more than 30 others
  2. The Wall Street Journal takes aim at TDFs
  3. The fiduciary implications of offering financial wellness at work  
  4. Fidelity’s DC assets grow by $90 billion in 2021
  5. How worksite benefits are changing as a result of pandemic

Fred Barstein is founder and CEO of TRAU, TPSU and 401kTV.

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