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Praxair, Inc.
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The Praxair Retirement Savings Plan
 

Praxair, Inc.

76 Plan: The Praxair Retirement Savings Plan

 
 
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For the average 401k participant, the 14 point difference between this plan's BrightScope Rating (76) and the top rated plan (90) could equate to:
[How is this calculated?]
10 additional years of work
Up to $72,400 in lost retirement savings.
The delay in retirement calculations apply solely to this defined contribution plan and do not take into account other retirement plans and programs offered by this employer.

 

Retirement Plan Description

The Praxair Retirement Savings Plan is a defined contribution plan with a profit-sharing component, 401k feature, and ESOP component. This plan has a BrightScope Rating of 76. This plan is in the top 15% of plans for Account Balances and Total Plan Cost. The Praxair Retirement Savings Plan currently has over 12,700 active participants and over $1.6B in plan assets.


 Investment Menu Statistics

No. of Investment Options
21
Plan Average: 20
Largest Funds in this 401k: based on % allocation of assets
1. BlackRock, Inc. Blackrock Lifepath Index 32%
2. Praxair, Inc. Common Stock 25%
3. Fidelity Managed Income Portfolio 17%

 Retirement Plan Details

Address 39 Old Ridgebury Road, M3
Danbury, CT 06810-5113 
Industry Manufacturing
Administrator Kristen Putnam
Net Plan Assets $1,590,000,000
Total Participants 13,000
Avg Account Balance $130,000

 
Plan Service Providers

Corporate Trustee Fidelity
Recordkeeper Fidelity
Investment Adviser Towers Watson
Legal Counsel Kelley Drye & Warren LLP
Auditor BDO Seidman, LLP
Consultant Buck Consultants, Inc.