The Rapid Growth of CITs

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  • 11 mins 32 secs
Over ten years ago, AB published a paper on the emergence of collective investment trusts as a logical choice for many Defined Contribution (DC) plans. In that time, plan sponsors have increasingly used CITs to lower plan costs and provide transparency to participants. With pressure mounting on employers of all sizes to offer participants reasonable, cost-efficient investment options and fulfill their fiduciary duty in a world of increasing litigation, CIT use is rapidly growing.