Ontario adopts PRPP regulation

Mar 16, 2017

Benefits and Pensions Monitor News: The Ontario government has adopted a regulation that will allow Ontario to join the Multilateral Agreement Respecting Pooled Registered Pension Plans and Voluntary Retirement Savings Plans.

Ontario adopts Multilateral Agreement on PRPPs

Mar 10, 2017

On February 17, 2017, the Ontario government adopted a regulation that will allow Ontario to join the Multilateral Agreement Respecting Pooled Registered Pension Plans and Voluntary Retirement Savings Plans (the “Multilateral PRPP Agreement”).

Ontario and Manitoba move to adopt Pooled Registered Pension Plans

Dec 13, 2016

Both Ontario and Manitoba took steps to allow for the introduction of Pooled Registered Pension Plans (PRPPs) in those provinces.

Why offer a VRSP when the rrsp+ is so much simpler?

Nov 23, 2016

Montreal Gazette: All Quebec companies with at least 20 employees must comply with the VRSP Act by December 31, 2016.

VRSP: The deadline is fast approaching

Nov 10, 2016

For any Quebec employer that had 20 or more employees as at June 30, 2016, the deadline for setting up a Voluntary Retirement Savings Plan (VRSP) or other type of retirement plan that involves pay deductions is December 31, 2016.

RVER : dernière ligne droite pour les entreprises de plus de 20 employés!

Nov 2, 2016

Association des restaurateurs du Québec : La mise en place d'un régime volontaire d’épargne-retraite (RVER) sera graduellement obligatoire au cours des prochains mois pour toute entreprise de plus de cinq employés n’offrant pas déjà un autre...

Three more provinces introduce PRPPs; Ontario releases draft PRPP regulations

Jul 15, 2016

In May 2016, three new provinces adopted and proclaimed into force legislation permitting pooled registered pension plans (“PRPPs”): British Columbia, Nova Scotia and Saskatchewan.

Pooled Registered Pension Plans: Federal Government proposes multilateral agreement

Aug 19, 2015

On July 15, 2015, the Federal Government published the draft Multilateral Agreement Respecting Pooled Registered Pension Plans (the “Agreement”).

Five Trends To Watch In The CAP Landscape

Jun 29, 2015

Benefits and Pensions Monitor: We can expect to see continued progression and innovation in the capital accumulation plan (CAP) landscape.

Pooled registered pension plans bill passes in Ontario legislature

Jun 18, 2015

On May 26, 2015, the Ontario legislature passed Bill 57 - the Pooled Registered Pension Plans Act.