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Defined Benefit Pension Administration

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Morneau Shepell is the largest provider of pension administration technology and services in Canada. We offer a full range of solutions from software to full outsourcing of pension administration. Services are based our Ariel (TM) system, recognized as the leading pension administration software platform in the industry. We have unique expertise in handling complex pension plans, and those that have defined benefit (DB), defined contribution (DC), or hybrid components. This allows us to provide comprehensive, integrative solutions for clients with these types of plans today or who may consider them for the future.

Extensive experience

Our technology is used to administer more Canadian plan members than any other provider, including over 40% of the Top 100 Canadian DB Funds and five provincial governments. We administer all types of DB plan arrangements, including those that combine a defined contribution component, integrate with your flexible benefit program, or have other special provisions. We apply the expertise of our entire organization to develop innovation.

Flexible options

We work with you to find the right solution for your DB administration needs so that you achieve cost synergies, reduce manual processes, and streamline procedures. We operate under multiple service models including SaaS, co-sourced, and outsourced models. We’ll work with you to identify and implement the most effective option. We partner with clients as we are committed to your success and value the opportunity to partner and build long-term relationships.

Technology that drives cost savings

With over 50 million dollars invested into our Ariel™ technology platform, Morneau Shepell is dedicated to delivering accurate, quality, and efficient administration with engaging, easy to access employee web self-service tools.

The support you need

We dedicate time and resources to mapping solutions that work within your infrastructure and culture, and provide the right level of support for you and your plan members. We have extensive in-house resources to provide that support, including over 800 pension administration and actuarial professionals and more than 250 technology resources.

Enhanced employee experience

Morneau Shepell’s ground-breaking technology adds a further dimension to our standard administration. We provide a full spectrum of services for pension programs, including employee communication, reporting and analysis, and online services. This comprehensive suite of services results in the most complete employee and employer experience possible.

We help you improve governance and oversight, reduce operational risk, increase efficiencies, and enhance your employees’ experience, understanding and appreciation of your DB plan.

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Let our experienced team help you reduce the time, expense, and challenges associated with defined benefit pension administration.

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