The British Columbia Financial Services Authority (BCFSA) has released for consultation two guidelines on information security and outsourcing.
The determination of spousal status under a pension plan can be critical for determination of entitlement to pension benefits.
On February 25, 2021, the Office of the Superintendent of Financial Institutions (OSFI) revised its Directives of the Superintendent pursuant to the Pension Benefits Standards Act, 1985 (the Directives) for federally regulated pension plans.
The Morneau Shepell Pension Indices, released monthly, condense the journey that pension plans have experienced over the last year into a few key statistics.
Morneau Shepell recently conducted a survey of accounting assumptions for over sixty Ontario hospitals with respect to their post-retirement medical and dental benefit provisions.
On January 11, 2021, the Office of the Superintendent of Financial Institutions (OSFI) published Navigating Uncertainty in Climate Change: Promoting Preparedness and Resilience to Climate-Related Risk.
Morneau Shepell publishes a periodic Pension Risk Bulletin to provide updates and views on pension risk transfer and risk management to defined benefit (DB) pension plan sponsors in Canada.
The federal government has published proposed Pay Equity Regulations (the Regulations) in the Canada Gazette.
We are now introducing a new, separate Morneau Shepell monthly publication called Pension Indices, to be published a few days after each month end.
On December 11, 2020, Quebec passed Bill 68, which amends the Supplemental Pension Plans Act to allow for the establishment of target benefit pension plans registered in the province of Quebec.