The U. S. Department of Labor’s Employee Benefits Security Administration (EBSA) has released the agenda for the upcoming joint hearing with the Department of the Treasury on lifetime income options for retirement plans.
So far, 44 organizations, including major insurance companies, asset managers, consulting firms and trade groups, have asked to have their representatives testify. Scheduled to appear are several well-known figures in the retirement income industry, including David Wray of the Profit Sharing Council of America, Mark Warshawsky of Towers Watson, Kelli Hueler of Income Solutions, Vanguard’s Steve Utkus, Christine Marcks of Prudential Financial and many others.
Accompanying the agenda are copies of the witnesses’ requests to testify and testimony outlines. The hearing will begin at 9 a.m. (EST) on September 14 and 15, 2010 in the Labor Department’s main auditorium, 200 Constitution Avenue, NW in Washington, D.C.
A live webcast of the hearing will be available on EBSA’s Web site at www.dol.gov/ebsa.
The agenda and requests to testify are available on EBSA’s Web site at www.dol.gov/ebsa. Individuals planning to attend the hearing should provide contact information by email to [email protected] and arrive at least 15 minutes prior to the start of the hearing to expedite entrance into the building.
© 2010 RIJ Publishing LLC. All rights reserved.