SFA Application Filing Process for Non-Priority Group Period
Guidance for Plans Seeking to Apply for SFA beginning March 11, 2023.
PBGC staff discuss Permissible Investments Under the Special Financial Assistance Final Rule.
PBGC staff discuss SFA Applications Under the Final Rule, including an application walkthrough and differences between IFR and FR applications.
PBGC staff discuss special considerations for plans that applied for SFA under the Interim Final Rule and other plans currently eligible to apply.
PBGC Director Gordon Hartogensis and PBGC staff discuss the final rule implementing changes to the SFA Program.
Interim Final Rule
PBGC Director Gordon Hartogensis and PBGC staff discuss the application and review process; restrictions, conditions, and reporting; agency guidance; and program resources, related to the agency’s interim final rule implementing a new Special Financial Assistance (SFA) Program for financially troubled multiemployer defined benefit pension plans.
Building on PBGC’s first SFA Program webinar, PBGC and Treasury experts further discuss details for plan practitioners on the application process, assumptions, guidance, and resources.
Additional information on the interim final rule and the SFA Program are available at PBGC.gov/arp-sfa.