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Updates From ICMA-RC

Target Date Funds on AssetTV

Target Date Funds on AssetTV

David Braverman, Managing Vice President, Equities and Multi-Class Solutions, recently appeared on AssetTV to discuss Target Date Funds and how they continue to rise in prominence on the retirement landscape.

Stable Value Fund

Stable Value Fund

Karen Chung-Wulff, Managing Vice President, Fixed Income, featured on Asset TV!

Vantagepoint IRA

Vantagepoint IRA

Financial readiness for now and the future.

RealizeRetirement Adventure

RealizeRetirement Adventure

ICMA-RC Launches RealizeRetirement Adventure, an Escape Room Tour to Encourage Saving.

Retirement Education Center

Retirement Education Center

Check out our enhanced Retirement Education Center with new search options to help you quickly get the educational resources you seek.

What Do Plan Consultants Want? Vantagepoint Funds Found Out and Built It

January 9, 2018

Vantagepoint Funds, powered by ICMA-RC, has launched a new digital portal for retirement plan consultants and advisors (

Peggy Merriss, City Manager of Decatur Georgia, Appointed Chair of the ICMA-RC Board of Directors

January 4, 2018

The ICMA-RC Board of Directors is pleased to announce the appointment of Peggy Merriss as its Chair. Ms. Merriss has more than three decades of local government leadership experience and is currently City Manager of Decatur, Georgia.

ICMA-RC Review of Tax Reform Legislation's Potential Impact on Public Sector Retirement Plans as of December 22, 2017

December 22, 2017

President Trump signed tax reform legislation (H.R.1) into law on December 22, 2017, making the most substantial amendments to U.S. federal tax law since 1986. H.R.1 generally reduces individual and corporate income tax rates and makes substantial changes to many deductions, credits, and other provisions of the tax code. The legislation will affect many aspects of the U.S. economy, including public sector retirement plans. The following provisions would directly affect public Section 457(b) deferred compensation and Section 401(a) defined contribution plans as well as Individual Retirement Accounts:

ICMA-RC Unveils Corporate Website Redesign and Digital Enhancements

December 21, 2017

The new website offers simpler navigation features, straightforward design, targeted messaging and an increased focus on educational tools.

Auto Enrollment Opportunities Expand for Public Sector Retirement Plans

October 30, 2017

A recent IRS Private Letter Ruling could broadly expand theuse of auto enrollment in 457(b) retirement plans sponsored by public sector employers.

IRS Announces 2018 Retirement Plan Contribution Limits

October 19, 2017

On October 19, 2017 the IRS announced contribution limitations for qualified retirement plans for the 2018 tax year.

ICMA-RC Welcomes Los Angeles County Sanitation Districts (LACSD)

October 16, 2017

ICMA-RC announced today that Los Angeles County Sanitation Districts (LACSD) has selected ICMA-RC as their 457(b) retirement plan administrator.

ICMA-RC encourages public sector employees to plan for the future as part of National Retirement Security Week

October 12, 2017

The annual NRSW initiative, which will take place October 15-21, 2017, is a national effort championed by the National Association of Government Defined Contribution Administrators (NAGDCA) to raise public awareness about the importance of saving for retirement.

ICMA-RC Launches RealizeRetirement Adventure, an Escape Room Tour to Encourage Saving

October 9, 2017

Tour builds on initial success of increased public sector retirement savings awareness, plan enrollment.

Vantagepoint Funds and VT PLUS Fund Are Being Made Available to Private Sector Defined Contribution Plans

September 27, 2017

ICMA-RC is now making the VT PLUS Fund and certain Vantagepoint Funds managed by ICMA-RC available to private sector defined contribution plans on an investment only basis.

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