Capitol building, Washington D.C.

Public policy

It’s our responsibility to serve as your advocate and to influence positive change in Washington, D.C., regarding retirement issues and regulations.

Advocate and influence positive change

As an industry leader, we have an important responsibility to be your advocate and influence positive change in Washington, D.C. We regularly voice our concerns on Capitol Hill on matters that affect retirement issues and regulations. Our leadership team has unique insight because we cover all markets and all plan types. This is a position we don’t take lightly — and one that lends itself to greater credibility as we work on your behalf to help transform the workplace savings system.


401(k) Answer Book

Our credibility is further enhanced as the author of the 401(k) Answer Book, which covers all aspects of plan design and administration and the relationships of 401(k) plans with other types of retirement plans.

This comprehensive desk reference is a must-have for anyone who is responsible for 401(k) plans, including pension administrators, benefits managers, fund managers, trustees, accountants, attorneys, human resource professionals, consultants and advisors.

Additionally, we regularly publish insightful white papers on a variety of topics to further demonstrate our leadership position within the retirement services industry.

Industry experts

We also have industry expertise related to legislative and regulatory affairs to help ensure adherence to and compliance with ever-changing federal policies.

Quarterly defined contribution legal and regulatory updates

We provide updates and host webinars that cover the latest regulatory and legislative issues to help you deliver an exceptional plan.

Carefully consider the investment option’s objectives, risks, fees and expenses. Contact Empower Retirement for a prospectus, summary prospectus for SEC-registered products or disclosure document for unregistered products, if available, containing this information. Read each carefully before investing.

Securities, when presented, are offered and/or distributed by GWFS Equities, Inc., Member FINRA/SIPC. GWFS is an affiliate of Empower Retirement, LLC; Great-West Funds, Inc.; and registered investment adviser, Advised Assets Group, LLC. This material is for informational purposes only and is not intended to provide investment, legal or tax recommendations or advice.

IMPORTANT: The projections, or other information generated on the website by the investment analysis tool regarding the likelihood of various investment outcomes, are hypothetical in nature, do not reflect actual investment results and are not guarantees of future results. The results may vary with each use and over time.

Investing involves risk, including possible loss of principal.

Insurance products are issued by or offered through Great-West Life & Annuity Insurance Company, Corporate Headquarters: Greenwood Village, CO; or in New York, by Great-West Life & Annuity Insurance Company of New York, Home Office: New York, NY. Guarantees are subject to the terms and conditions of the contract and the claims-paying ability of the insurer.

The managed account service is part of the Empower Retirement Advisory Services suite of services offered by Advised Assets Group, LLC, a registered investment adviser.

The Empower Institute is a research group within Empower Retirement, LLC.

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