Ontario announces new Solvency Funding Framework

May 25, 2017

On May 19, 2017, the Ontario government announced a new defined benefit (“DB”) pension plan funding framework and expanded coverage under the Pension Benefits Guarantee Fund (“PBGF”).

Calculating the business cost of ignoring mental health

May 24, 2017

The Globe and Mail: Do you need your people to make your business a success?

How to manage your stress load

May 23, 2017

The Globe and Mail: What is your single biggest source of stress?

8 habits that make millennials stressed, anxious and unproductive

May 23, 2017

Huffington Post: Despite our youth, chronic anxiety is not sustainable.

Life expectancy higher

May 19, 2017

Benefits and Pension Monitor News: life expectancy calculated using the more common CPM-B scale, for both males and females, says a Morneau Shepell ‘News & Views.’

Retirees are too pessimistic on their investments — and it's costing them

May 16, 2017

Money: Adults in retirement are less optimistic than younger groups about future economic growth, stock-market returns and long-term personal financial well-being, new research shows.

Employee Recommended Workplace Award finalists announced

May 16, 2017

The Globe and Mail: Thirty-two Canadian companies have earned the distinction of being named an Employee Recommended Workplace in the first year of the awards developed by Morneau Shepell and The Globe and Mail.

Tracking the funded status of pension plans as at April 30, 2017

May 11, 2017

The evolution of the financial situation of pension plans since December 31, 2016

Ontario budget: Children and Youth Pharmacare

May 11, 2017

Under the heading “Helping Parents”, the 2017 Ontario Budget has introduced OHIP+: Children and Youth Pharmacare (OHIP+), proposing free prescription drug coverage for four million children and youth aged 24 and under in Ontario.