SEI Institutional Client Honored with Pension Plan Implementation Award

Magnetek Wins "Solutions Superstar" Award for Innovative Plan Implementation

Oct 25, 2010, 09:00 ET from SEI

OAKS, Pa., Oct. 25 /PRNewswire/ -- SEI (Nasdaq: SEIC) today announced that for the second consecutive year, one of the company's institutional clients – Magnetek, Inc. – was recognized with the "Solutions Superstar" award by EmployersWeb. The award honors Magnetek for its superior and innovative pension plan implementation strategies, which have efficiently synced the plan with the company's corporate goals and requirements.

The Solutions Superstar for Most Innovative Plan Implementation from recognizes the top examples of unique plan implementation within corporate America. Magnetek received the award, in part, for developing a custom funding strategy by restructuring the investment portfolio, while also accounting for the ongoing financial needs of the organization.

"Magnetek's team of pension and financial professionals are deserving of this award which recognizes their pension investment strategy and how it complements their overall corporate goals," said Roger Messina, Vice President and Managing Director, Relationship Management for SEI's Institutional Group. "Their vision of decreasing volatility by increasing diversification at both the asset class and manager levels, and ultimately, aligning the company's pension plan with overall finance targets, is a model for others. SEI is proud to partner with Magnetek in helping enhance the financial management of their plan and we congratulate their success."

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