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FSRA permits delegated administrators to make and revoke delegations on Pension Services Portal

Sep 23, 2019

The Financial Services Regulatory Authority of Ontario (FSRA) has created a new role of “Delegated Administrator” under the Pension Services Portal (PSP).

Tracking the funded status of pension plans as at August 31, 2019

Sep 23, 2019

The evolution of the financial situation of pension plans since December 31, 2018

Impact on pension expense under international accounting as at August 31, 2019

Sep 23, 2019

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

Recent developments in pharmaceutical benefit coverage

Sep 23, 2019

Several new developments in 2019 point towards greater government intervention to manage drug prices as well as the cost of public drug plans.

British Columbia pension funding reform proposals

Sep 23, 2019

The British Columbia (BC) Ministry of Finance released a report in August 2019 outlining a proposal for changes to minimum funding requirements for BC-registered defined benefit (DB) pension plans.

Quebec’s annuity purchasing policy

Aug 27, 2019

In July 2019, Retraite Québec added a new web page summarizing the Annuity Purchasing Policy.

Tracking the funded status of pension plans as at July 31, 2019

Aug 27, 2019

The evolution of the financial situation of pension plans since December 31, 2018

Updates on timing and contents of revised pension commuted value standards

Aug 27, 2019

The Actuarial Standards Board (ASB) of the Canadian Institute of Actuaries recently announced that it would not move forward with an updated mortality improvement scale in its upcoming revised pension Commuted Value Standards (the Revised...

Impact on pension expense under international accounting as at July 31, 2019

Aug 27, 2019

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

2019 Survey – Economic assumptions for accounting

Aug 27, 2019

Recently, Morneau Shepell issued its 19th annual survey on the economic assumptions used by Canadian public companies to account for the costs of their defined benefit plans.