San Diego County issued an RFP for a bundled provider for its two deferred compensation plans that have a combined $900 million, confirmed Eve Babcock, senior procurement contracting officer in an e-mail.
The RFP is open only to firms that qualified from an RFQ released by the county in December. Those firms are Great West Life & Annuity Insurance, Nationwide Retirement Solutions, Prudential Retirement Insurance & Annuity, ICMA-RC, ING, Fidelity Investments and VALIC, Ms. Babcock wrote.
Nationwide Retirement Solutions is the incumbent.
Responses are due May 15 at 3 p.m. PDT. A selection is expected in August, with service to begin in April 2014. The RFP is available on the county's procurement website.
No further information on the timing of the selection was available.