Corporate pensions aren’t happy campers these days—thanks to newlongevity tables.

According to a new study from consulting firm NEPC LLC, thosetables have hit defined benefit plans’ funded statushard.

The 2015 Defined Benefit Plan Trends Survey indicated that thisyear the number of defined benefit plans with a funded status ofless than 80 percent increased dramatically over last year’stotal.

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