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Estimated Rate of Return and Underfunding Explain how some government defined-benefit plans have become underfunded as a result of overestimating their rate of return on investment.
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Exposure of Pension Funds to Interest Rate Risk Why might pension funds be exposed to interest rate risk? How can pension funds reduce their exposure to interest rate risk?
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PBGC What is the main purpose of the Pension Benefit Guarantee Corporation (PBGC)?
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Management of Pension Portfolios Explain the general difference in the composition of pension portfolios managed by trusts versus those managed by insurance companies. Why does this difference occur?
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Guidelines for a Trust What type of general guidelines may be specified for a trust that is managing a pension fund?