Nearly half the companies are considering shifting retirees into private exchanges next year or later. Ten percent have already done it.
The idea is gaining traction. So few people had heard of private exchanges that NBGH didn't include them in last year's survey. Since then Aon Hewitt and others have announced the creation of private exchanges, sharply raising interest, Darling said.
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Wed, Aug 28 2013