SPARK to Sponsor Web Cast on 403(b) Info Sharing

July 21, 2009 ( - The SPARK Institute is sponsoring a Web cast on August 6, 2009, at 12:00 Noon (EDT) to provide insight on its new best practices for sharing 403(b) remittance and census data and the new version of its information sharing best practices.

SPARK Institute General Counsel Larry Goldbrum said the panel discussion will include an overview of the new remittance and census best practices and a summary of the changes to the information sharing best practices (see SPARK Issues New 403(b) Info Sharing Best Practices for 2010 ). Participants will have an opportunity to ask questions.

The Web cast will be of interest to anyone responsible for 403(b) plan administration and information sharing, including business, relationship management, administration, systems, and operations staff from investment providers, third party administrators, plan sponsors/employers and software and system providers.

It is free for SPARK Institute members, and non-members can participate for a nominal fee. To register, go to .