News Release and FAQs
- PBGC to Provide Early Financial Assistance to Furniture Workers Multiemployer Pension Plan
- United Furniture Workers Pension Fund A FAQs
Partitioning Order Issued
On August 31, 2017, PBGC issued an order partitioning the United Furniture Workers Pension Fund A. PBGC issued this order after finding that the plan’s application for partition, dated February 28, 2017, satisfied all the requirements for partition under the Multiemployer Pension Reform Act of 2014. The order is effective as of September 1, 2017. View the Partition Order and Appendix.
Partition Decision Issued
On July 20, 2017, PBGC issued its decision on the United Furniture Workers Pension Fund A application for a partition under the Multiemployer Pension Reform Act of 2014. PBGC has conditionally approved the plan’s partition application. View the notification letter.
Partition Withdrawal Request
Partition Withdrawal Request - On February 21, 2017, the United Furniture Workers Pension Fund A withdrew its August 11, 2016, application to PBGC for partition. View the Partition Application letter (withdrawn).