Colorado solicits manager bids for direct 529
The plan is currently managed by Upromise Investments Inc and The Vanguard Group under a contract that expires on December 31, 2009. At December 31, 2008 the plan had approximately 79,000 accounts and $736 million in assets.
CollegeInvest has two other 529 savings plans that are not part of this RFP. Scholars Choice is an adviser-sold plan managed by Legg Mason, and Stable Value, which offers a stable value investment, is managed by MetLife.
Bids are due April 28, 2009.