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Beth Ashmore

Beth Ashmore, FSA, CFA, EA – is a senior consultant and leader of intellectual capital development for the retirement consulting practice in North America. She works out of the Willis Towers Watson St. Louis office and specializes in retirement risk management strategies.

How tax reform could influence defined benefit funding decisions in 2018

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We ended 2017 with pension plans in slightly better shape than they the year before. Strong market returns and larger-than-expected employer contributions, helped boost defined benefit plan funding to reach its highest level since 2013. The rationale for employers to consider … Continue reading →