How America Saves report offers fresh insights into investing habits

July 26, 2013

 

In 2012, retirement plan participants continued to shift their assets toward more balanced portfolios, they moved away from company-stock options, and they continued to adopt professionally managed portfolio allocations.

In fact, according to Vanguard Senior Research Analyst Jean Young, "the growth in professionally managed allocations is improving portfolio outcomes for the participants studied."

These are just a few of the many findings in the 12th edition of Vanguard's annual report on defined contribution plans, How America Saves 2013: A report on Vanguard 2012 defined contribution plan data.

Read the highlights or the full report for insights that could influence the decisions you make for your clients.

How America Saves 2013 - Highlights at a glance PDF

How America Saves 2013 - Full report PDF

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