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"We've followed a record deficit at the end of 2012 with a record first quarter to open 2013," said
In March, the discount rate used to calculate pension liabilities increased from 4.16% to 4.22%, decreasing the PBO from
Looking forward, if these 100 pension plans were to achieve their expected 7.5% median asset return and if the current discount rate of 4.22% were to be maintained throughout 2013 and 2014, their pension funded ratio would improve from 82.7% to 86.1% by the end of 2013 and to 91.3% by the end of 2014.
For the past 13 years,
The results of the