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  • Measuring the bottom‐line impact of mental health

    Assessing your company’s situation and taking action can pay dividends in the form of higher employee engagement, mitigation of risk and operational efficiency, all of which contribute to improving ROI.
  • Optimizing productivity in a stressful age

    Remarks by Bill Morneau, Executive Chairman, Morneau Shepell to the HR Summit, December 10, 2013
  • Closing the retirement income gap

    In-depth analysis of a major pension or benefits issue of long-term significance
  • ROI for EFAP

    This study concludes that employers see significant ROI when helping their employees deal with personal and emotional issues.
  • Target benefit plans - Game-changer...?

    In our last Vision, we started a comparison of Defined Contribution (DC) plans versus Target Benefit Plans (TBPs).

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How employers can help retirees stretch their pension dollars

Aug 26, 2015

Financial Post: The average Canadian’s income is expected to grow more slowly in 2016. (Article by Randal Phillips, executive vice-president and chief client officer for Morneau Shepell.)

How your adult children might be affecting your retirement savings

Aug 23, 2015

The Globe and Mail: The need for parents to provide ongoing financial support to adult kids is finally being acknowledged in the wider world.

Trend Watch: Broker Earnings

Aug 22, 2015

Canadian Mortgage Trends: The average Canadian worker can expect a 2.5% raise next year...

Don’t You Hate It When Work Interferes With Your Personal Life?

Aug 21, 2015

Wellness Council of Indiana: Discussing how an Employee Assistance Program can help benefit a company.

Study links long work hours with increased risk of stroke

Aug 20, 2015

City News: Interview with Neil King, Sr. VP. with Morneau Shepell, regarding the health issues that can occur from working long hours. (Video stream)

Federal Government opens consultations on a voluntary supplement to the Canada Pension Plan

Aug 19, 2015

On July 13, 2015, the federal Government opened a public consultation on options for a voluntary supplement to the Canada Pension Plan (CPP).

Ontario: Consultation on target benefit plans

Aug 19, 2015

On July 24, 2015, the Ontario government released its consultation paper titled Regulatory Reform for Target Benefit Multi-Employer Pension Plans (“consultation paper”).

Pooled Registered Pension Plans: Federal Government proposes multilateral agreement

Aug 19, 2015

On July 15, 2015, the Federal Government published the draft Multilateral Agreement Respecting Pooled Registered Pension Plans (the “Agreement”).

Canada Revenue Agency: periodic review of pension plans

Aug 19, 2015

On July 18, 2015, the Registered Plans Directorate of the Canada Revenue Agency (CRA) issued Newsletter No. 15-1: “Comprehensive Risk-Based Cyclical Review of Registered Pension Plans”.

Tracking the funded status of pension plans as at July 31, 2015

Aug 19, 2015

The evolution of the financial situation of pension plans since December 31, 2014