Union plans

Delivering innovative investment solutions for your union's defined benefit pension plan.

We can help your plan seek to enhance returns, mitigate risk and manage costs.

Defined benefit solutions for union pension plans

Defined benefit (DB) pension plans are an effective way to provide union members with stable and consistent retirement income.

Our holistic investment outsourcing solution provides a truly dynamic approach to managing your DB plan—linking your investment strategy to your collective members' retirement income needs.

Pension risk management with liability-driven investing

Our solution is designed to improve your total portfolio outcome

 

Investment outsourcing

Maybe you have a renewed focus on seeking higher returns. If so, Russell Investments offers an investment outsourcing framework that relies not only on traditional equity and fixed income securities, but more on alternative investments, and portfolio engineering techniques.

If you're focused on liability-driven investing, we can offer strategies like immunization and duration matching.

Investment options

Employ some of the world's best money managers, while eliminating the distractions, risk and expense of conducting searches and monitoring investment managers on your own.

We help unions improve results through better implementation

Using innovative tools and techniques, we provide implementation services. Our techniques, including transition management, derivative overlays, currency management, and execution services are considered to be among the best in the industry.

We help you manage the details

Are you bogged down with:

  • Tracking portfolios?
  • Monitoring money managers?
  • Overseeing administrative details?
  • Reviewing and implementing regulatory changes?

We're here to help. You have unique, complex challenges. A dedicated partner can take them on as if they are their own. This is what we do every day.

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WHAT'S NEXT

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Tom Lappalainen 

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Tom Lappalainen, CFA

Director, Client Portfolio Management