The rise of the boutique asset manager

Jun 27, 2017

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.

Winners see award as ‘validation that we’re doing the right thing’

Jun 22, 2017

The Globe and Mail: At many award shows, writing a winning submission has almost turned into a scientific process. That was never going to be the case at the very first Employee Recommended Workplace Awards, held on Wednesday in Toronto.

The winning formulas for workplace wellness

Jun 22, 2017

The Globe and Mail: Health and wellness can be many things to many people, and individuals will always have a preference over what works for them.

Employers must prepare for retirees’ ‘encore’ careers

Jun 22, 2017

Benefits Canada: Over the next decade, employers will have to create workplace programs that recognize employees’ careers beyond retirement.

Why you need a mental health leader

Jun 21, 2017

The Globe and Mail: While everyone has a role to play in building a psychologically healthy workplace culture, the role of senior leadership within an organization cannot be overstated.

Status of QPP ‘frustrating for everybody’ one year after CPP deal

Jun 21, 2017

Benefits Canada: While today marks the one-year anniversary of Ottawa reaching an agreement with most of the provinces to expand the Canada Pension Plan, the future of the Quebec Pension Plan remains up in the air.

Is the Canada Pension Plan fair? Hardly

Jun 21, 2017

The Globe and Mail: The Canada Pension Plan may be the backbone of Canada’s retirement income system but it is far from perfect. ...

How companies can shape workplace culture

Jun 20, 2017

The Globe and Mail: What defines an organization’s culture?

Tracking the funded status of pension plans as at May 31, 2017

Jun 19, 2017

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

Impact on pension expense under international accounting as at May 31, 2017

Jun 19, 2017

Every year, companies must establish an expense for their defined benefit pension plans.