In today’s unpredictable market, even the “safest” investments such as stable-value funds carry considerable risks that plan sponsors and participants might not be aware of, cautions Watson Wyatt. Thus, the consultant urges plan sponsors and investors to review their holdings.

Underlying investments and the insurance wrapper guarantees could be affected by the market, Watson Wyatt says.

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