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401(k) Real Talk Episode 70: August 2, 2023

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.

  1. Voya launches 1st PEP aimed at 403(b) plans
  2. Vestwell buys student loan debt provider
  3. Workers willing to give up wages for access to 401(k) plans
  4. BlackRock study notes growing concern about retirement by workers
  5. Advisor M&A market may have just peaked

Other interesting news:

  1. Vanguard partners with RCH on IRAs
  2. Why ESG funds are slow to gain traction—PIMCO study
  3. Advisors shifting roles with managed accounts
  4. Alera adds large market professional
  5. DC investors missing out on billions through private equity investing’s RPA Edge mini-media kit


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