On August 6, 2019, the Ontario Ministry of Finance released proposed legislative amendments that would permit pension plans to use electronic communications as a default communication method...
The new Ontario pension regulator, the Financial Services Regulatory Authority of Ontario (FSRA), has released a new rule updating fees and assessments payable by the pension sector.
In July 2019, Retraite Québec added a new web page summarizing the Annuity Purchasing Policy.
The evolution of the financial situation of pension plans since December 31, 2018
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...
Every year, companies must establish an expense for their defined benefit pension plans.
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.
Results of the Universe Performance survey for Q2 2019
Morneau Shepell is pleased to provide a survey of the assumptions used by a little over 90 Canadian public companies to account for the costs of their defined benefit plans.
On July 3, 2019, a draft regulation amending the Regulation respecting supplemental pension plans was published in the Gazette officielle du Québec.