Retirement Update – October 2018

Retirement Update – October 2018

Retirement Update Key Takeaways: Discount rates slightly increased during the month, pushing liabilities down. Investment returns were down except for small gains in developed equity markets. Even with small to negative returns, the increase in discount rates should...
Retirement Update – September 2018

Retirement Update – September 2018

Retirement Update Key Takeaways: Rising US equities offset falling international stocks and modestly falling discount rates to leave funding ratios mostly unchanged in August. US stocks break bull market record. International equities dragged down by trade tensions...
River and Mercantile Solutions Adds Director to Growing NYC Office

River and Mercantile Solutions Adds Director to Growing NYC Office

Press Release   NEW YORK, August 30th, 2018 – River and Mercantile Solutions (R&M) announced today the hiring of Joseph Anzalone as a director and actuarial consultant. Joe will join the newly established New York City office. ”Hiring Joe demonstrates our...
Retirement Update – August 2018

Retirement Update – August 2018

Retirement Update Key Takeaways: Equity markets, as opposed to interest rates, saw the more significant movement in July. There were positive equity returns across the month led by the U.S. Overall, global growth improved but there are widening regional divergences...