The Local No. 8 I.B.E.W. Retirement Plan and Trust will be transitioning over to its new recordkeeper, Empower Retirement, starting on October 28, 2022.  While your retirement account will remain fully invested throughout the transition period, you will not be able to access your account or make any investment changes for a few days.  This transition (or “blackout”) period will start as of the close of the stock markets on Thursday, October 27th and continue until the markets re-open on Tuesday, November 1st.

For more information, please contact the Fund Office or go to:

https://docs.empower-retirement.com/empower/mm/upgrade/FAQ.pdf