Corporate pension funds shift from stocks to bonds

10/18/2010 | Wall Street Journal, The

Corporate pension funds are striving for less risky, more stable returns after making mistakes while trying to pursue maximum returns. Pension-fund managers are shifting from stocks to bonds, which are perceived to be safer. Corporate pension plans had nearly 70% of their money in stocks by the mid-2000s but reduced their stock exposure to about 45% by July, according to the Center for Retirement Research at Boston College.

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