Further to the release of draft regulations on April 29, 2017, the Federal government has adopted regulations to amend the Pension Benefits Standards Regulations 1985 (the “PBSR”), to change the maximum amount of a letter of credit for a federally...
A draft regulation to amend the Supplemental Pension Plans (SPP) Regulation was published on July 12, 2017 in the Gazette officielle du Québec.
The evolution of the financial situation of pension plans since December 31, 2016
Every year, companies must establish an expense for their defined benefit pension plans.
A draft regulation to amend the Regulation respecting the funding of pension plans of the municipal and university sectors was published on August 2, 2017 in the Gazette officielle du Québec.
The Sherbrooke Times: Employees who work in the public services, the wholesale trade and manufacturing are expected to be particularly advantaged.
Benefits Canada: A significant number of employers are expressing concern about employees’ readiness for retirement, a new survey by Morneau Shepell Ltd. has found.
The Globe and Mail: A study has found that stress or trauma are the leading causes of mental health issues, and that most people don't let their employer know they are suffering from a mental issue...
Metro News Calgary: Average salaries in industries like oil and gas extraction are expected to see an increase of 0.8 per cent.
Global News: Canadians can expect to see an average salary raise of 2.3 per cent next year, according to a new survey of employers.