NU Online News Service, Oct. 5, 2004, 1:40 p.m. EDT

Advisors Capital Resource, Manchester, N.H., agreed to offer retirement plan enrollment kits from ICC Plan Solutions, Charlotte, N.C., to clients throughout the United States.[@@]

Advisors Capital says it will offer the enrollment packages to participants in defined contribution and defined benefit retirement plans that buy its iShare mutual funds and other products.

Advisors Capital markets mutual funds and other products to managers of small and midsize retirement plans. Advisors Capital sells its products through third-party administrators, brokers, investment advisors and community banks, the company says.

Advisors Capital recently acquired Walker MacRea Inc., a company that manages a retirement products distribution network.