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    Remarks by Bill Morneau, Executive Chairman, Morneau Shepell to the HR Summit, December 10, 2013
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    In our last Vision, we started a comparison of Defined Contribution (DC) plans versus Target Benefit Plans (TBPs).

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Economic assumptions in accounting for pension and other post‑retirement benefits

Jul 21, 2014

Morneau Shepell is pleased to provide a survey of the assumptions being used by approximately 100 Canadian public companies to account for the costs of their defined benefit plans.

Which is better, a RRIF or an annuity? You may be surprised

Jul 18, 2014

It’s easy to find advice about putting money into your retirement piggy bank. Far rarer are tips about how to get it out.

Should pension funds put the brakes on low-volatility strategies?

Jul 16, 2014

It was only a couple of years ago that pension plan sponsors were trying to manage less-than-ideal funding levels against global economic issues such as the European debt crisis.

What World Cup athletes can teach us about bouncing back

Jul 15, 2014

After Argentina was eliminated in 2010 in a brutal 4-0 loss to Germany, Lionel Messi – the best player in the world – was left without a goal in the tournament and finished his second World Cup weeping inconsolably in the dressing room.

Will your retirement cash last for the rest of your life?

Jul 11, 2014

Think of retirement as a 30-year game of poker.

Website Promotes Sustainability

Jul 11, 2014

Morneau Shepell has launched a website focusing on the sustainability of Canadian pension plans.

Target-Benefit Plans in Canada - An Innovation Worth Expanding

Jul 10, 2014

Mel Bartlett, Morneau Shepell's Managing Partner, Atlantic Region, has co-authored Target-Benefit Plans in Canada - An Innovation Worth Expanding, a report for the C.D. Howe Institute...

Pension Woes Point to Target-Benefit Option: C.D. Howe Institute

Jul 9, 2014

Canadian governments need to move beyond defined-benefit (DB) versus defined-contribution (DC) pension model debates, and towards a middle-ground option that incorporates attributes of both designs.

30,000 Feet - Second quarter, 2014

Jul 9, 2014

The biggest stories of the quarter with significant ongoing impact

Morneau Shepell makes acquisition in the GTA

Jul 8, 2014

Morneau Shepell has purchased Blue Balloon Health Services, a privately held group of professionals providing pediatric health-centred care in the Greater Toronto Area.