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Jul 07, 2014, 14:00 ET
Eric Wietsma, Senior Vice President, Sales and Worksite Education, MassMutual Retirement (PRNewsFoto/MassMutual Retirement Services)

MassMutual, BlackRock Team Up to Offer Customized Asset Allocation Program for Retirement Plans

 MassMutual Retirement, responding to a growing demand by financial advisors and employers, is teaming up with BlackRock to introduce a...

Jun 04, 2014, 10:00 ET
Elaine Sarsynski, Executive Vice President, MassMutual Retirement Services. (PRNewsFoto/MassMutual Retirement Services)

MassMutual Maintains Record High Marks from Retirement Plan Sponsors

 MassMutual's Retirement Services Division was able to complete its acquisition of The Hartford's Retirement Plans Group in 2013 without...

Apr 30, 2014, 10:43 ET
Steven Mendelsohn. (PRNewsFoto/MassMutual Retirement Services)

MassMutual Appoints Steven Mendelsohn as National Practice Leader for Defined Benefit Actuarial Services

MassMutual Retirement Services, underscoring its commitment to serving defined benefit pension plans as some competitors exit the marketplace, has...

Apr 07, 2014, 15:25 ET
MassMutual Retirement Services Unveils Enhanced RetireSmart Participant Website.  (PRNewsFoto/MassMutual Retirement Services)

MassMutual Retirement Services Unveils Enhanced RetireSmart Participant Website

 MassMutual's Retirement Services Division has launched its enhanced RetireSmart website to make it easier for participants to prepare for...

Apr 02, 2014, 15:30 ET
Elaine Sarsynski, executive vice president of MassMutual's Retirement Services Division, accepts the award for MassMutual's induction into the Mutual Fund Industry Awards Hall of Fame.  (PRNewsFoto/MassMutual Retirement Services)

MassMutual Inducted to Mutual Fund Industry Awards Hall of Fame

 At the 21st Annual Mutual Fund Industry Awards held on March 27 in New York City, MassMutual was inducted into the prestigious Mutual Fund...

Mar 27, 2014, 11:19 ET

MassMutual Retirement Services and Clients Capture Five First Place P&I Eddy Awards

Pensions & Investments (P&I) presented five first place Eddy Awards to MassMutual's Retirement Services Division and its clients during the...

Mar 25, 2014, 14:10 ET
MassMutual Retirement Services Wins Multiple Lipper Fund Awards. (PRNewsFoto/MassMutual Retirement Services)

MassMutual Funds Win Multiple 2014 Lipper Fund Awards

 The MassMutual Premier Funds, Select Funds, and RetireSMARTSM Funds drove a big night of wins for MassMutual's Retirement Services Division at...

Mar 18, 2014, 13:53 ET

Ducks Unlimited's 401(k) Plan Now Administered by MassMutual Retirement Services

 MassMutual's Retirement Services Division has been selected by Ducks Unlimited, Inc. (DU) of Memphis, Tenn., as the new recordkeeper for the...

Mar 05, 2014, 09:30 ET

MassMutual Retirement Services Data Shows Gen X and Gen Y Expressing the Right Retirement Savings Chromosomes

 Fourth quarter 2013 data for defined contribution (DC) plans administered by MassMutual shows that Gen X and Gen Y savers (born between 1965...

Feb 12, 2014, 11:00 ET

MassMutual Retirement Services Adds Five Industry Professionals to Sales Team

 To support its strong sales pipeline for 2014, MassMutual's Retirement Services Division is pleased to announce the following additions to its...

Feb 10, 2014, 13:00 ET

MassMutual Retirement Services Unveils 2014 RetireSmart(SM) Seminar Series

 MassMutual's Retirement Services Division is kicking off 2014 with an entirely new lineup for its RetireSmart(SM) interactive participant...

Jan 28, 2014, 14:00 ET

MassMutual Retirement Services Named DALBAR Investor Statement Champion

 For the third year in a row, MassMutual's Retirement Services Division has been recognized as a champion for its defined benefit (DB) and...

Jan 22, 2014, 14:00 ET

MassMutual Retirement Services Extends Call Center Hours

 MassMutual's Retirement Services Division has extended its weekday call center hours to be more accessible to participants when it's...

Jan 15, 2014, 13:00 ET
View from the set of Season 1 of MassMutual's The Smart View webisode series with host Sofia Ramos (center) and her two co-hosts, David North (right) and Lindsey Parker (left).  (PRNewsFoto/MassMutual Retirement Services)

MassMutual Retirement Services Wins Gold MarCom Award for Its Smart View Educational Web Series

 MassMutual's Retirement Services Division has been awarded the prestigious 2013 MarCom Gold Award in the Educational Web Video Series...

Jan 13, 2014, 13:00 ET
MassMutual's Preston Little, in MassMutual's Retirement Services Participant Information Center in Memphis, Tenn., received a ContactCenterWorld Gold medal as best customer service professional.  (PRNewsFoto/MassMutual Retirement Services)

MassMutual Retirement Services Ranked Among the Best in the Contact Center World

 MassMutual's Retirement Services Division's Participant Information Center and a customer service professional are ranked among the Best in...

Jan 08, 2014, 14:04 ET

MassMutual Retirement Services' Taft-Hartley Business Reaches New Milestone

 MassMutual's Retirement Services Division's dedication to and experience in serving the retirement needs of the Taft-Hartley market for more...

Jan 07, 2014, 14:00 ET

MassMutual Retirement Services Introduces 2014 TPASMART Program

 MassMutual's Retirement Services Division recently introduced its new "TPASMART" Program at an elite conference for owners of top...

Jan 06, 2014, 14:00 ET

MassMutual Retirement Services Awarded 41 "Best in Class" Honors in PLANSPONSOR's 2013 DC Survey

 MassMutual's Retirement Services Division has received 41 "Best in Class" honors and three "Top 10" rankings in PLANSPONSOR magazine's 2013...

Dec 18, 2013, 10:28 ET

MassMutual Continues to Shine Among Retirement Plan Advisors According to 2013 Boston Research Group DCP Satisfaction and Loyalty Study

In Boston Research Group's 2013 Defined Contribution Plan (DCP) Retirement Advisor Satisfaction and Loyalty Study, satisfaction with MassMutual...

Nov 04, 2013, 09:13 ET

MassMutual Retirement Services Adds Industry Veteran Mike DiCenso To Lead Institutional Retirement Plan Business

MassMutual is rounding out its retirement plan market leadership team with the addition of a new leader for its institutional retirement plans...