Practical analysis for investment professionals

Lawrence N. Bader

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Lawrence N. Bader is retired and lives in Cary, North Carolina.

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Question: How Does Investment Return Affect Pension Cost?

Yes, a higher return on plan assets reduces the funding requirements for the pension plan and the expense that the sponsor must report. But the plan’s true economic cost is independent of the investment performance of the plan assets.