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Disney Savings and Investment Plan


Plan Information

  • Plan Year01/01/2014 — 12/31/2014
  • Date of Plan05/01/1984
  • Net Assets as of 12/31/2014 $5,805,935,955
  • Plan Number11
  • 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 12/31/2014

  • Active (Eligible) Participants40,535
  • Retired or separated participants receiving benefits215
  • Other retired or separated participants entitled to future benefits13,411
  • Subtotal54,161
  • Deceased participants whose beneficiaries are receiving or are entitled to receive benefits145
  • Total54,306
  • Total number of participants as of 01/01/201451,513
  • Number of participants with account balances46,398
  • Number of participants that terminated employment during the plan year with accrued benefits that were less than 100% vested0


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

Sponsor Information

  • Address500 South Buena Vista Street
  • CityBurbank
  • StateCA
  • Zip91521-7490
  • Telephone(818) 560-2611
  • EIN95-4545390
  • Industry Code512100
  • Named AdministratorJeffrey Shapiro
  • Named Plan SponsorEugene Holmes

Plan Administrator Information

  • Administrator NameInvestment and Administrative Committee
  • Address500 South Buena Vista Street
  • CityBurbank
  • StateCA
  • Zip91521-7490
  • Telephone(818) 558-2002
  • Administrator EIN27-3578379

Audit Information

  • Audit StatusAudited
  • AuditorPricewaterhousecoopers LLP
  • 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.
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? No
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 $50,000,000
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 $916,275,681
Contributions $328,131,669
Cash Contributions $328,131,669
Cash from Employers $56,152,760
Cash from Participants $249,527,494
Others (including rollovers) $22,451,415
Noncash Contributions $0
Total Earnings on Investments $588,144,012
Total Interest $2,456,306
Interest-Bearing Cash $0
U.S. Government Securities $0
Corporate Debt Instruments $0
Loans (other than to participants) $0
Participant Loans $2,456,306
Interest from Other Investments $0
Total Dividends $0
Preferred Stock $0
Common Stock $0
Rents $0
Net gain (loss) on sale of assets $0
Aggregate Proceeds $0
Aggregate Carrying Amount $0
Total Unrealized Appreciation (depreciation) of assets $0
Real Estate $0
Other $0
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 $585,687,706
Net investment gain (loss) from 103-12 investment entities $0
Net investment gain (loss) from registered investment companies $0
Other Income $0
Expenses $362,924,238
Total Benefit Payments $362,505,919
Directly to participants or beneficiaries, including direct rollovers $362,505,919
To insurance carriers for the provision of benefits $0
Other Benefit Payment Fees $0
Corrective Distributions $24,605
Certain deemed distributions of participant loans $134,440
Interest expense $0
Total Administrative Expenses $259,274
Professional Fees $0
Contract Administrator Fees $0
Investment Advisory and management fees $0
Other Administrative Fees $259,274
Net Income $553,351,443
Transfers of Assets to this Plan $0
Transfers of Assets from this Plan $0

Asset and Liability Statement

12/31/2014 12/31/2013 Change YOY
Total Assets $5,805,935,955 $4,980,826,627 16.57%
Total noninterest-bearing cash $0 $0 0.0%
Receivables $23,058,800 $17,981,568 28.24%
Employer Contributions $3,915,418 $3,081,540 27.06%
Participant Contributions $0 $20,022 -100.00%
Other Contributions $19,143,382 $14,880,006 28.65%
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 $62,434,709 $56,976,334 9.58%
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 $5,720,442,446 $4,905,868,725 16.60%
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 $0 $0 0.0%
Employer-related Investments $0 $0 0.0%
Employer Securities $0 $0 0.0%
Employer Real Property $0 $0 0.0%
Buildings and other property used in plan operation $0 $0 0.0%
Total Liabilities $0 $0 0.0%
Benefit Claims Payable (1) $0 $0 0.0%
Operating Payables (1) $0 $0 0.0%
Acquisition Indebtedness (1) $0 $0 0.0%
Other liabilities (1) $0 $0 0.0%
Net Assets $5,805,935,955 $4,980,826,627 16.57%

Service Providers

Persons Receiving Only Eligible Indirect Compensation

  • Fidelity Investments Institutional

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
Fidelity Investments Institutional Plan Administrator, Participant loan processing, Recordkeeping fees, Account maintenance fees, Securities brokerage commissions and fees NONE $253,276 $0 $253,276
Total $253,276 $0 $253,276

Indirect Compensation

Name Source of Indirect Compensation* Nature of Service Description of Indirect Compensation Indirect Compensation Paid by Plan
Fidelity Investments Institutional Baron Growth Inst-Dst Systems, Inc. Sub-transfer agency fees Annualized Formula 0.15% $0
Fidelity Investments Institutional Pim Total Rt Inst-Boston Financial Sub-transfer agency fees Annualized Formula 0.03% $0
*As outlined by the Form 5500 Instructions for service providers with indirect compensation.

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
Disney Savings Plan Master Trust The Walt Disney Company DFE: Master Trust Investment Account $5,720,442,446
Total $5,720,442,446

Insurance Information

Insurance Information

There are no insurance carriers listed for this plan.