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Views from our plan sponsor forum

Our team recently hosted a virtual event for West Coast–based DC plan sponsors. Attendees discussed opportunities to improve participants' retirement outcomes, including ways to increase savings, develop a retirement income component within a plan and meet the needs of a diverse workforce.

Mind the generational gap

Retirement plan participants' needs and perspectives differ across generations. From Generation Z to baby boomers, get critical insights on tailoring engagement to drive successful retirement outcomes.

Mike Van Wyk is a senior market research manager at Capital Group with 22 years of industry experience.

Sue Walton is a senior retirement strategist at Capital Group with 22 years of industry experience.

Plan sponsor forum insights


Dedicated defined contribution strategists.

The resources and experience of our team let you focus on what really matters — better outcomes for your participants.

Toni Brown, CFA
Head of Retirement Strategy

John Doyle
Senior Retirement Strategist

Sue Walton
Senior Retirement Strategist

See what has given American Funds an edge.


A wide range of strategies to meet participants’ needs

Capital Group has worked to deliver superior results for long-term investors using high-conviction portfolios, rigorous research and individual accountability since 1931.

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1Only certain types of investments qualify as a Qualified Default Investment Alternative (QDIA). The American Funds Target Date Retirement Series meets the requirements to be a QDIA. Please consult with your financial professional or third party administrator prior to selecting an investment option other than the American Funds Target Date Retirement Series as the plan's default investment option.