On June 29, 2017, the government of Ontario announced a target benefit framework for collectively bargained Ontario multi-employer pension plans (MEPPs).
Ontario Bill 127, which includes several pension measures, has received royal assent. Bill 127 was discussed as part of our summary of the 2017 Ontario Budget.
The Financial Accounting Standards Board (FASB) issued in March 2017 an update to Accounting Standards Codification 715 - Compensation – Retirement Benefits (ASC-715).
The evolution of the financial situation of pension plans since December 31, 2016
The Globe and Mail: It seems there are many no-no’s when it comes to talking about millennials and baby boomers at work.
The Globe and Mail: To earn a decent return, you need to include risky assets such as stocks in your portfolio.
The Globe and Mail: How do you objectively evaluate each day as being positive or negative?
The Globe and Mail: Where’s the first-aid kit for mental health emergencies? And what would that even look like?
Benefits Canada: Morneau Shepell’s care access centre representatives are fielding intake calls, the first step in helping Canadian employees get help through their employee assistance program.
Benefits Canada: Forty years ago, insurance and trust companies dominated the pension investment industry. But by the early 1980s, the landscape began to change as boutique asset managers started to take a growing chunk of the business.