Plumbers and Steamfitters, Local 43, Chattanooga, Tenn., named SEI Investments, UBS Financial Services and Wachovia Retirement Services as finalists in its search for a consultant. Investment Performance Services, the incumbent, was not among the finalists, confirmed Joe Collins, business agent and trustee for the plan, declined to comment further. A selection will likely be made in the next few months, Mr. Collins said, but there is no formal timeline. The plan's next board meeting is Sept. 6-7.
The fund conducted an invitation-only search last year.