The UBS Global Asset Management Pension 500 DatabaseThe UBS Global Asset Management Pension 500 Database is a proprietary database that is based on the analysis of 500 public companies sponsoring large defined benefit plans. The information was extracted from the companies’ 10-K statements. The study may include figures for companies’ nonqualified and foreign plans, both of which are not subject to ERISA.
Exhibit 1: Strong Increase In Funding Ratio, Driven Mainly By Decreasing Liabilities - US Pension Fund Fitness Tracker Of The Typical US Corporate Plan’s Funding Ratio (Graphic: Business Wire)
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