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401(k) Real Talk Episode 19: June 8, 2022

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 stories.

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

  1. Fintech record sues the Department of Labor 
  2. Envestnet buys digital 401(k) marketplace
  3. Job market cools but still boiling
  4. RPA M&A market cooling
  5. Do purist RPAs help or hurt participants

Other interesting news:

  1. Though popular, most younger workers will not even sniff at a DB plan
  2. TDFs take a dive
  3. Latest consultant survey from T. Rowe Price
  4. How the default option is changing
  5. Plaintiffs’ bar ready to pounce on plans offering digital assets


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