What is a Benefit Plan Investor?
For purposes of investing on IPOGO, a “Benefit Plan Investor,” as defined under Section 3(42) of the Employee Retirement Income Security Act of 1974, as amended (“ERISA”) and any regulations promulgated thereunder, includes:
- an “employee benefit plan” that is subject to the provisions of Title I of ERISA;
- a “plan” that is not subject to the provisions of Title I of ERISA, but that is subject to the prohibited transaction provisions of Section 4975 of the Internal Revenue Code of 1986, as amended (the “Code”), such as individual retirement accounts and certain retirement plans for self-employed individuals; and
- a pooled investment fund whose assets are treated as “plan assets” under Section 3(42) of ERISA and any regulations promulgated thereunder because “employee benefit plans” or “plans” hold 25% or more of any class of equity interest in such pooled investment fund.