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FORM 5500 DATA

National Audubon Society Tax Deferred Annuity Plan

Overview

Plan Information

  • Plan Year01/01/2016 — 12/31/2016
  • Date of Plan12/01/1990
  • Net Assets as of 12/31/2016 $59,810,598
  • Plan Number3
  • Plan Type Single Employer
  • Is the plan collectively bargained? No
  • Did the plan file for an extension of time or the DFVC Program?Yes
  • Plan Funding ArrangementInsurance Trust
  • Plan Benefit ArrangementInsurance Trust

Participant Information as of 12/31/2016

  • Active (Eligible) Participants577
  • Retired or separated participants receiving benefits0
  • Other retired or separated participants entitled to future benefits575
  • Subtotal1,152
  • Deceased participants whose beneficiaries are receiving or are entitled to receive benefits2
  • Total1,154
  • Total number of participants as of 01/01/20161,422
  • Number of participants with account balances1,141
  • Number of participants that terminated employment during the plan year with accrued benefits that were less than 100% vested56

Expenses

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

Sponsor Information

  • Address225 Varick Street 7th Floor
  • CityNew York
  • StateNY
  • Zip10014
  • Telephone(212) 979-3131
  • EIN13-1624102
  • Industry Code813000
  • Named AdministratorMary Beth Henson

Audit Information

  • Audit StatusAudited
  • AuditorGrant Thornton LLP
  • Auditor EIN36-6055558
  • Audit Opinion Disclaimer
  • Audit TypeLimited Scope Audit

Benefits Provided Under the Plan

Code Benefit Description
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.
2L Code section 403(b)(1) arrangement A 403(b) plan, also known as a tax-sheltered annuity (TSA) plan, is a retirement plan for certain employees of public schools, employees of certain tax-exempt organizations, and certain ministers.
2M Code section 403(b)(7) accounts A 403(b)(7) plan is a tax-deferred retirement plan often available to employees of public schools or non-profit organizations.
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.

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 $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? Yes
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? Yes

Financials

Income and Expense Statement

Income $8,734,941
Contributions $5,083,072
Cash Contributions $5,083,072
Cash from Employers $2,485,014
Cash from Participants $2,263,148
Others (including rollovers) $334,910
Noncash Contributions $0
Total Earnings on Investments $3,421,862
Total Interest $11,847
Interest-Bearing Cash $847
U.S. Government Securities $0
Corporate Debt Instruments $0
Loans (other than to participants) $0
Participant Loans $10,123
Interest from Other Investments $877
Total Dividends $740,489
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 $54,181
Net investment gain (loss) from master trust investment accounts $0
Net investment gain (loss) from 103-12 investment entities $0
Net investment gain (loss) from registered investment companies $2,615,345
Other Income $230,007
Expenses $6,413,131
Total Benefit Payments $6,334,495
Directly to participants or beneficiaries, including direct rollovers $5,610,692
To insurance carriers for the provision of benefits $723,803
Other Benefit Payment Fees $0
Corrective Distributions $0
Certain deemed distributions of participant loans $6,367
Interest expense $0
Total Administrative Expenses $72,269
Professional Fees $72,269
Contract Administrator Fees $0
Investment Advisory and management fees $0
Other Administrative Fees $0
Net Income $2,321,810
Transfers of Assets to this Plan $0
Transfers of Assets from this Plan $0

Asset and Liability Statement

12/31/2016 12/31/2015 Change YOY
Total Assets $59,810,598 $57,488,788 4.04%
Total noninterest-bearing cash $0 $0 0.0%
Receivables $0 $0 0.0%
Employer Contributions $0 $0 0.0%
Participant Contributions $0 $0 0.0%
Other Contributions $0 $0 0.0%
General Investments $1,241,159 $1,352,766 -8.25%
Interest-bearing cash $1,241,159 $1,352,766 -8.25%
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 $257,461 $233,930 10.06%
Value of interest in common/collective trusts $0 $0 0.0%
Value of interest in pooled separate accounts $1,037,800 $1,078,972 -3.82%
Value of interest in master trust investment accounts $0 $0 0.0%
Value of interest in 103-12 investment entities $0 $0 0.0%
Value of interest in registered investment companies $50,680,718 $47,808,170 6.01%
Value of funds held in insurance co. general account $6,593,460 $7,014,950 -6.01%
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 $59,810,598 $57,488,788 4.04%

Service Providers

Persons Receiving Only Eligible Indirect Compensation

  • Tiaa-Cref Mutual Funds
  • Mony Life Insurance Co
  • Fidelity Investments Institutional
  • Alliancebernstein
  • American Funds
  • Fidelity Investments
  • Franklin Funds
  • Invesco Funds
  • John Hancock Funds
  • Jpmorgan Funds
  • Oppenheimer Funds
  • Pimco Funds
  • Pioneer Investments

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
Usi Consulting Group Claims processing, Recordkeeping and information management (computing, tabulating, data processing, etc.), Consulting (pension), Valuation (appraisals, etc.), Participant loan processing, Sub-transfer agency fees, Finders' fees/placement fees, Float revenue, Distribution (12b-1) fees, Recordkeeping fees, Account maintenance fees Recordkeeper $68,125 $0 $68,125
Fidelity Investments- Institutional Recordkeeping fees, Account maintenance fees Recordkeeper $4,120 $0 $4,120
Transamerica Retirement Solutions Claims processing, Recordkeeping and information management (computing, tabulating, data processing, etc.), Investment management, Participant loan processing, Participant communication, Direct payment from the plan, Sales loads (front end and deferred), Shareholder servicing fees, Finders' fees/placement fees, Float revenue, Distribution (12b-1) fees, Recordkeeping fees, Account maintenance fees Recordkeeper $24 $0 $24
Tiaa-Cref Other services, Float revenue, Distribution (12b-1) fees, Recordkeeping fees, Account maintenance fees Recordkeeper $0 $0 $0
Total $72,269 $0 $72,269

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.

Investments

Investments

Name of Investment Investment Manager Type of Investment Dollar Value
Tiaa Real Estate Tiaa-Cref DFE: Pooled Separate Account $1,037,800
Government Fixed Fund Transamerica Financial Life Insurance Company DFE: Pooled Separate Account $0
Total $1,037,800

Insurance Information

Insurance Information

Insurance Carrier Summary Persons Covered
Prudential Retirement Insurance and Annuity Company 922
EIN 06-1050034
Industry Code 93629
Contract Number GA-41749
Contract Year 01/01/2016 — 12/31/2016
Value in General Account at Year End $2,326,523
Value in Separate Accounts at Year End $0
Insurance Fees and Commissions $0
Persons Receiving Commissions and Fees There are no brokers listed for this plan.
Allocated Funds
Type of Contract Unspecified
Basis of premium rates
Premiums paid to carrier $0
Premiums due but unpaid at the end of the year $0
If the carrier, service, or other organization incurred any specific costs in connection with the acquisition or retention of the contract or policy, enter amount $0
Specify the nature of the costs
Unallocated Funds
Type of Contract Guaranteed Investment
Balance at the end of the previous year $2,316,609
Additions $280,590
Contributions Deposited during the year $177,431
Dividends and credits $0
Interest credited during the year $33,250
Transferred from separate account $0
Other $69,909
Total of Balance and Additions $2,597,199
Deductions $270,676
Disbursed from fund to pay benefits or purchase annuities during the year $249,568
Administration charge made by carrier $0
Transferred to Separate Account $0
Other $21,108
Balance at the end of the current year $2,326,523
Tiaa-Cref 357
EIN 13-1624203
Industry Code 69345
Contract Number 368594
Contract Year 01/01/2016 — 12/31/2016
Value in General Account at Year End $4,241,877
Value in Separate Accounts at Year End $13,371,822
Insurance Fees and Commissions $0
Persons Receiving Commissions and Fees There are no brokers listed for this plan.
Allocated Funds
Type of Contract Unspecified
Basis of premium rates
Premiums paid to carrier $0
Premiums due but unpaid at the end of the year $0
If the carrier, service, or other organization incurred any specific costs in connection with the acquisition or retention of the contract or policy, enter amount $0
Specify the nature of the costs
Unallocated Funds
Type of Contract Guaranteed Investment
Balance at the end of the previous year $4,673,184
Additions $393,226
Contributions Deposited during the year $0
Dividends and credits $0
Interest credited during the year $196,757
Transferred from separate account $196,469
Other $0
Total of Balance and Additions $5,066,410
Deductions $824,533
Disbursed from fund to pay benefits or purchase annuities during the year $746,670
Administration charge made by carrier $0
Transferred to Separate Account $74,390
Other $3,473
Balance at the end of the current year $4,241,877
Transamerica Financial Life Insurance Company 1
EIN 36-6071399
Industry Code 70688
Contract Number FA853813
Contract Year 01/01/2016 — 12/31/2016
Value in General Account at Year End $25,060
Value in Separate Accounts at Year End $0
Insurance Fees and Commissions $86
Persons Receiving Commissions and Fees
Agent/Broker Organization Code Commissions Paid Fees Paid Purpose of Fees Paid
Cammack Lahrette Brokerage, Inc. 40 Wall Street New York, NY 10005 Insurance Agent or Broker $86 $0
Allocated Funds
Type of Contract Unspecified
Basis of premium rates
Premiums paid to carrier $0
Premiums due but unpaid at the end of the year $0
If the carrier, service, or other organization incurred any specific costs in connection with the acquisition or retention of the contract or policy, enter amount $0
Specify the nature of the costs
Unallocated Funds
Type of Contract Guaranteed Investment
Balance at the end of the previous year $0
Additions $26,034
Contributions Deposited during the year $0
Dividends and credits $0
Interest credited during the year $877
Transferred from separate account $0
Other $25,157
Total of Balance and Additions $26,034
Deductions $974
Disbursed from fund to pay benefits or purchase annuities during the year $950
Administration charge made by carrier $24
Transferred to Separate Account $0
Other $0
Balance at the end of the current year $25,060
Mony Life Insurance Company 0
EIN 13-1632487
Industry Code 66370
Contract Number FA853813
Contract Year 01/01/2016 — 12/31/2016
Value in General Account at Year End $0
Value in Separate Accounts at Year End $0
Insurance Fees and Commissions $0
Persons Receiving Commissions and Fees
Agent/Broker Organization Code Commissions Paid Fees Paid Purpose of Fees Paid
Cammack Larhette Brokerage, Inc. 2 Rector Street New York, NY 10006 Insurance Agent or Broker $0 $0
Allocated Funds
Type of Contract Unspecified
Basis of premium rates
Premiums paid to carrier $0
Premiums due but unpaid at the end of the year $0
If the carrier, service, or other organization incurred any specific costs in connection with the acquisition or retention of the contract or policy, enter amount $0
Specify the nature of the costs
Unallocated Funds
Type of Contract Guaranteed Investment
Balance at the end of the previous year $25,157
Additions $0
Contributions Deposited during the year $0
Dividends and credits $0
Interest credited during the year $0
Transferred from separate account $0
Other $0
Total of Balance and Additions $25,157
Deductions $25,157
Disbursed from fund to pay benefits or purchase annuities during the year $0
Administration charge made by carrier $0
Transferred to Separate Account $0
Other $25,157
Balance at the end of the current year $0