Voya Financial Inc. has been exploring a potential acquisition of Alight Inc., just a month after the benefits administrator went public through a special purpose acquisition company, according to people with knowledge of the matter. Voya, a New York-based retirement ...

A new service promises to dramatically reduce the time retirement plan advisers spend getting quotes for their 401(k) clients. Benetic, which launched in January, is a comparison-shopping site that generates quotes based on investments and record keepers, which vary in ...

The retirement coverage gap among small businesses, along with the perception that the micro 401(k) market (plans with less than $5 million in assets) is underserved, have attracted several new tech-forward record keepers, such as Guideline, Human Interest and Vestwell, ...

Attorneys for a group of current and former Transamerica Corp. employees who participated in the company’s 401(k) have filed a motion to approve a $5.4 million settlement in an ERISA class-action suit. If approved, the settlement would end the suit ...

The Maine House and Senate both passed a bill last Thursday that would create the Maine Retirement Savings Program for private-sector workers and allow them to contribute to a Roth IRA from their paychecks. The bill now goes to Maine ...