Ben Rizzuto, CRPS®

Retirement Director

Ben Rizzuto is a Retirement Director for Janus Henderson Investors. In this role, he works with financial advisors, platform partners, Janus Henderson colleagues, and clients to find solutions to today’s increasingly difficult retirement issues. Ben also contributes to the dialogue surrounding these issues as host of the Plan Talk podcast and through periodic posts to the Janus Henderson Blog. Prior to joining Janus in 2014, he worked as a business development consultant for Jackson National Life, where he helped financial advisors grow their fee-based practices.

Ben received his BA degree in political science from the University of Colorado – Boulder and an International MBA with concentrations in finance and Italian from the University of South Carolina, Darla Moore School of Business. He holds FINRA Series 7 and 66 securities licenses and the Chartered Retirement Plans Specialist (CRPS®) designation. He has 15 years of financial industry experience.

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How the CARES Act Impacts Retirement Plans

How the CARES Act Impacts Retirement Plans

A summary of several retirement-related provisions included in the recently passed CARES Act stimulus package.

Plan Talk: New Fiduciary Allegations Arise around Failure to Diversify and ESG Investing

Plan Talk: New Fiduciary Allegations Arise around Failure to Diversify and ESG Investing

In the latest episode of Plan Talk, Retirement Director Ben Rizzuto discusses the implications of two recent fiduciary breach cases.

Millennials’ First Market Correction: Advice from an Ancient Philosopher

Millennials’ First Market Correction: Advice from an Ancient Philosopher

The teachings of an ancient philosopher may provide useful insights for today’s younger investors as they cope with market volatility.

“Failure to Diversify” Allegation Raises Important Questions for Plan Sponsors

“Failure to Diversify” Allegation Raises Important Questions for Plan Sponsors

A recent legal case highlights the issue of equity funds being too highly correlated and fixed income options too limited within retirement plans.

How the SECURE Act Could Impact Younger Investors

How the SECURE Act Could Impact Younger Investors

The SECURE Act introduced several changes that may have important implications for today’s younger investors.

Don’t Let Time Surprise You: Resolve to Plan in 2020

Don’t Let Time Surprise You: Resolve to Plan in 2020

As we start the new year, commit to having those tough – but critical – conversations with family about finances and long-term planning.

What Knowledge. Shared means for you

At Janus Henderson, we believe in the sharing of expert insight for better investment and business decisions.

We call this ethos Knowledge. Shared

Plan Talk: Best of 2019

The year’s final Plan Talk podcast highlights key updates, trends and stories in the defined contribution space from 2019.

Marching to a Million: How Are Millennials Managing Their Finances?

In a series of podcasts and videos, our millennial colleagues share their views on saving for the future.

Marching to a Million: How Younger Generations View Spending, Saving and Financial Advice

Marching to a Million: How Younger Generations View Spending, Saving and Financial Advice

In a series of podcasts and videos, our millennial colleagues share their views on preparing for retirement.

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Know the Rules: How Plan Sponsors Can Work to Prevent Fiduciary Failures

Know the Rules: How Plan Sponsors Can Work to Prevent Fiduciary Failures

In our latest Plan Talk podcast, Retirement Director Ben Rizzuto covers lessons to be learned from key fiduciary breach cases.

Marching to a Million: How Millennials Save

Marching to a Million: How Millennials Save

In a series of podcasts and videos, our millennial colleagues share their views on preparing for retirement.

Millennial Journeys Toward Retirement

Millennial Journeys Toward Retirement

In a series of podcasts and videos, our millennial colleagues share their views on preparing for retirement.