December 22, 2009 (PLANSPONSOR (b)lines) – A plan provider notes: "If a nonelecting church, non-ERISA 414(e) organization sponsors an eligible 457(b) plan, it appears that this plan can be offered to all employees, rather than limited to a top hat group, since the plan is not subject to ERISA. However, 457(a) requires all non-governmental 457(b) plans assets to be unfunded."
December 22, 2009 (PLANSPONSOR.com) - PlanServe Data Systems has released a new technology platform for supporting common remittance, compliance, and other data requirements of 403(b), 457, and other multi-vendor employer benefit plans.
December 14, 2009 (PLANSPONSOR.com) - Symetra Life Insurance Company has launched Retirement Passport Group Variable Annuity for the 403(b)/457 market.
December 8, 2009 (PLANSPONSOR.com) - The state of New Hampshire has decided to transition its 457 retirement savings plan to Great-West Retirement Services early next year.
December 7, 2009 (PLANSPONSOR.com) - The California Institute of Technology has chosen TIAA-CREF to be the single administrative services provider for the Caltech Retirement Program, beginning January 1, 2010.
December 7, 2009 (PLANSPONSOR.com) – Alabama is switching to a new 457 deferred compensation plan provider amid concerns about the previous provider and its relationship with the Alabama State Employees Association (ASEA).
November 19, 2009 (PLANSPONSOR.com) – In response to research indicating that city and state government employees are twice as likely to save for retirement when employers provide support, resources, and education, ICMA-RC has launched a new education campaign called "It Pays to Save."
November 9, 2009 (PLANSPONSOR.com) - Mutual of Omaha has added a 457(b) retirement platform to its lineup of retirement solutions.