State Street Global Advisors joins the Retirement Advisor Council

East Granby, CT - July 6, 2021 - – We are pleased to announce that State Street Global Advisors has joined the Retirement Advisor Council as part of the Investment Manager college.

SSGA is one of 13 investment managers on the Council. The company will be represented by Greg Porteous, Managing Director of DC Intermediary at SSGA.

“State Street Global Advisors is committed to helping retirement plans and advisors to support plan participants and proud to be part of the Retirement Advisor Council. We are excited to join the important conversations the Council is leading to improve participant retirement readiness.” says Mr. Porteous.

State Street Advisors manage $3 trillion of assets for the world’s governments, institutions, and financial advisors. Leveraging to a heritage of index investing and for decades of defined contribution (DC) market experience. State Street’s target date strategy services 22 million participants and manages $97 billion in assets. We apply a finer lens to fund and index selection, a diversification approach that has supported State Street’s collective investment trust (CIT) target date fund series (inception 2005) in outperforming 92% of their peers, while also experiencing lower volatility that 76% of the same peer group. State Street’s DC Intermediary team is dedicated to the advisor marketplace, including delivering public policy perspective and practice management resources. For more information, contact

The Retirement Advisor Council is a national organization that advocates for successful qualified plan and participant retirement outcomes through the collaborative efforts of experienced, qualified retirement plan advisors, investment managers and defined contribution plan service providers. To advance its mission, the Council undertakes initiatives in the areas of research, public relations and promotion, general public education, regulatory positions and practice management. The Council accomplishes this mission by:

  • Identifying duties, responsibilities, and attributes of the Professional Retirement Plan Advisor.
  • Sharing professional standards with plan sponsors who are responsible for the success of their plans.
  • Providing collective thought capital to decision makers, product providers, legislators and the public.
  • Giving voice to the retirement plan advisor community
  • Offering tools to evaluate advisors to ensure the quality of services provided.

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