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Plan Information

  • Plan Year01/01/2017 — 12/31/2017
  • Date of Plan09/01/1955
  • Net Assets as of 12/31/2017 $11,046,905,751
  • Plan Number2
  • Plan Type Single Employer
  • Is the plan collectively bargained?Yes
  • Did the plan file for an extension of time or the DFVC Program?Yes
  • Plan Funding Arrangement Trust
  • Plan Benefit Arrangement Trust

Participant Information as of 12/31/2017

  • Active (Eligible) Participants19,835
  • Retired or separated participants receiving benefits10,775
  • Other retired or separated participants entitled to future benefits10,376
  • Subtotal40,986
  • Deceased participants whose beneficiaries are receiving or are entitled to receive benefits2,030
  • Total43,016
  • Total number of participants as of 01/01/201745,170
  • Number of participants with account balances42,728
  • Number of participants that terminated employment during the plan year with accrued benefits that were less than 100% vested264


  • Total Benefit Payments$0
  • Corrective Distributions$0
  • Administrative Service Providers$0
  • Other Expenses$0
  • Total Expenses$0
  • Total Transfers$0

Sponsor Information

  • Address974 Centre Road Chestnut Run Plaza 730/3255-1
  • CityWilmington
  • StateDE
  • Zip19805
  • Telephone(302) 992-4502
  • EIN51-0014090
  • Industry Code325900
  • Named AdministratorMark Durkovic

Plan Administrator Information

  • Administrator NameDupont Benefits Administrative Committee
  • Address974 Centre Rd Chestnut Run 730/3255-1
  • CityWilmington
  • StateDE
  • Zip19805
  • Telephone(302) 992-4502
  • Administrator EIN51-0014090

Audit Information

  • Audit StatusAudited
  • AuditorPricewaterhousecoopers
  • Auditor EIN13-4008324
  • Audit OpinionUnqualified
  • Audit Type Full Audit

Benefits Provided Under the Plan

Code Benefit Description
2E Profit-sharing A defined contribution plan that allows employer discretionary contributions. These plans often contain a 401(k) feature.
2F ERISA section 404(c) Plan This plan, or any part of it is intended to meet the conditions of 29 CFR 2550.404c-1.
2G Total participant-directed account plan Participants have the opportunity to direct the investment of all the assets allocated to their individual accounts, regardless of whether 29 CFR 2550.404c-1 is intended to be met.
2J Code section 401(k) feature A cash or deferred arrangement described in Code section 401(k) that is part of a qualified defined contribution plan that provides for an election by employees to defer part of their compensation or receive these amounts in cash.
2K Code section 401(m) arrangement Employee contributions are allocated to separate accounts under the plan or employer contributions are based, in whole or in part, on employee deferrals or contributions to the plan. Not applicable if plan is 401(k) plan with only QNECs and/or QMACs. Also not applicable if Code section 403(b)(1), 403(b)(7) or 408 arrangements/accounts/annuities.
2O ESOP other than a leveraged ESOP An Employee Stock Ownership Plan (ESOP) is a type of employee benefit plan designed to invest primarily in employer stock.
2R Brokerage Window Participant-directed brokerage accounts provided as an investment option under the plan.
2S Automatic Enrollment Plan provides for automatic enrollment in plan that has employee contributions deducted from payroll.
2T Participant-directed Account Total or partial participant-directed account plan - plan uses default investment account for participants who fail to direct assets in their account.
3F Leased Employees Plan sponsor(s) received services of leased employees, as defined in Code section 414(n), during the plan year.
3H Controlled Group Plan sponsor(s) is (are) a member(s) of a controlled group (Code sections 414(b), (c), or (m)).

Questions and Answers

Question Answer Amount
During the plan year did the employer fail to transmit to the plan any participant contributions within the time period described in 29 CFT 2510.3-102? Yes $94,937
Were any loans by the plan or fixed income obligations due the plan in default as of the close of plan year or classified during the year as uncollectible? Disregard participant loans secured by participant's account balance. No
Were any leases to which the plan was a party in default or classified during the year as uncollectible? No
Were there any nonexempt transactions with any party-in-interest? No
Was this plan covered by a fidelity bond? Yes $1,000,000
Did the plan have a loss, whether or not reimbursed by the plan's fidelity bond, that was caused by fraud or dishonesty? No
Did the plan hold any assets whose current value was neither readily determinable on an established market nor set by an independent third party appraiser? No
Did the plan receive any noncash contributions whose value was neither readily determinable on an established market nor set by an independent third party appraiser? No
Did the plan have assets held for investment? Yes
Were any plan transactions or series of transactions in excess of 5% of the current value of plan assets? No
Were all the plan assets either distributed to participants or beneficiaries, transferred to another plan, or brought under the control of the PBGC? No
Has the plan failed to provide any benefit when due under the plan? No
If this is an individual account plan, was there a blackout period? No
If there was a blackout period, have you either provided the required notice or one of the exceptions to providing the notice applied under 29 CFR 2520.101-3? No


Income and Expense Statement

Income $1,648,613,538
Contributions $402,919,692
Cash Contributions $402,919,692
Cash from Employers $183,114,264
Cash from Participants $201,495,900
Others (including rollovers) $18,309,528
Noncash Contributions $0
Total Earnings on Investments $1,226,085,787
Total Interest $3,700,017
Interest-Bearing Cash $0
U.S. Government Securities $0
Corporate Debt Instruments $0
Loans (other than to participants) $0
Participant Loans $3,700,017
Interest from Other Investments $0
Total Dividends $13,758,534
Preferred Stock $0
Common Stock $13,758,534
Rents $0
Net gain (loss) on sale of assets $33,907,060
Aggregate Proceeds $149,309,964
Aggregate Carrying Amount $115,402,904
Total Unrealized Appreciation (depreciation) of assets $118,188,657
Real Estate $0
Other $118,188,657
Net investment gain (loss) from common/collective trusts $0
Net investment gain (loss) from pooled separate accounts $0
Net investment gain (loss) from master trust investment accounts $1,056,531,519
Net investment gain (loss) from 103-12 investment entities $0
Net investment gain (loss) from registered investment companies $0
Other Income $19,608,059
Expenses $1,019,432,804
Total Benefit Payments $1,016,772,188
Directly to participants or beneficiaries, including direct rollovers $1,016,772,188
To insurance carriers for the provision of benefits $0
Other Benefit Payment Fees $0
Corrective Distributions $0
Certain deemed distributions of participant loans $44,354
Interest expense $0
Total Administrative Expenses $2,616,262
Professional Fees $78,838
Contract Administrator Fees $2,537,424
Investment Advisory and management fees $0
Other Administrative Fees $0
Net Income $629,180,734
Transfers of Assets to this Plan $0
Transfers of Assets from this Plan $0

Asset and Liability Statement

12/31/2017 12/31/2016 Change YOY
Total Assets $11,054,717,301 $10,423,487,359 6.06%
Total noninterest-bearing cash $7,878,778 $14,018,894 -43.80%
Receivables $11,032,538 $9,269,270 19.02%
Employer Contributions $6,838,600 $5,301,146 29.00%
Participant Contributions $4,169,871 $3,966,778 5.12%
Other Contributions $24,067 $1,346 1688.04%
General Investments $0 $0 0.0%
Interest-bearing cash $0 $0 0.0%
U.S. Government Securities $0 $0 0.0%
Corporate Debt Instruments $0 $0 0.0%
Preferred $0 $0 0.0%
All Other $0 $0 0.0%
Corporate Stocks $0 $0 0.0%
Preferred $0 $0 0.0%
Common $0 $0 0.0%
Partnership/joint venture interests $0 $0 0.0%
Real estate (other than employer real property) $0 $0 0.0%
Loans (other than to participants) $0 $0 0.0%
Participants Loans $81,487,813 $84,315,277 -3.35%
Value of interest in common/collective trusts $0 $0 0.0%
Value of interest in pooled separate accounts $0 $0 0.0%
Value of interest in master trust investment accounts $10,051,867,544 $9,555,572,245 5.19%
Value of interest in 103-12 investment entities $0 $0 0.0%
Value of interest in registered investment companies $0 $0 0.0%
Value of funds held in insurance co. general account $0 $0 0.0%
Other Investments $141,141,051 $127,636,529 10.58%
Employer-related Investments $761,309,577 $632,675,144 20.33%
Employer Securities $761,309,577 $632,675,144 20.33%
Employer Real Property $0 $0 0.0%
Buildings and other property used in plan operation $0 $0 0.0%
Total Liabilities $7,811,550 $7,590,332 2.91%
Benefit Claims Payable (1) $7,766,250 $7,548,052 2.89%
Operating Payables (1) $0 $0 0.0%
Acquisition Indebtedness (1) $0 $0 0.0%
Other liabilities (1) $45,300 $42,280 7.14%
Net Assets $11,046,905,751 $10,415,897,027 6.06%

Service Providers

Persons Receiving Only Eligible Indirect Compensation

  • Merrill Lynch, Pierce, Fenner and S
  • Dupont Defined Contribution Plan Mt

Other Service Providers Receiving Direct or Indirect Compensation

Name Nature of Service Relationship to Plan Sponsor Direct Compensation Paid by Plan Indirect Compensation Paid by Plan Total Compensation
Merrill Lynch, Pierce, Fenner and S Recordkeeping and information management (computing, tabulating, data processing, etc.), Direct payment from the plan, Investment management fees paid indirectly by plan, Non-monetary compensation, Shareholder servicing fees, Sub-transfer agency fees, Float revenue, Distribution (12b-1) fees, Securities brokerage commissions and fees, Other investment fees and expenses, Participant communication Recordkeeper $2,740,117 $0 $2,740,117
Pricewaterhousecoopers Accounting (including auditing), Direct payment from the plan Accountant $44,980 $0 $44,980
BDO Consulting (general), Direct payment from the plan Consulting $33,858 $0 $33,858
Total $2,818,955 $0 $2,818,955

Indirect Compensation

There are no service providers with indirect compensation listed for this plan.

Service Providers Who Fail or Refuse to Provide Information

There are no service providers who failed or refused to provide information.

Termination Information on Accountants and Enrolled Actuaries

There is no termination information for this plan.



Name of Investment Investment Manager Type of Investment Dollar Value
Dupont and Related Co. Master Trust E.I. Dupont De Nemours and Company DFE: Master Trust Investment Account $10,051,867,544
Total $10,051,867,544

Insurance Information

Insurance Information

There are no insurance carriers listed for this plan.