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Impact on pension expense under international accounting as at March 31, 2020

Apr 28, 2020

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

Alberta, British Columbia and Saskatchewan pension regulators respond to COVID-19

Apr 28, 2020

In light of the COVID-19 situation, pension regulators in several western provinces have made announcements relating to regulatory extensions and other matters.

Atlantic pension regulators respond to COVID-19

Apr 28, 2020

In light of the COVID-19 situation, pension regulators in the Atlantic provinces have made announcements relating to regulatory extensions and other matters.

Update: Adoption of revised commuted value standards delayed

Apr 28, 2020

On April 6, 2020, the Actuarial Standards Board of the Canadian Institute of Actuaries announced it would delay the adoption of its revised commuted value standards until December 1, 2020, at the earliest.

OSFI freezes defined benefit transfers and annuity purchases, extends regulatory deadlines

Apr 28, 2020

The OSFI has announced that it is implementing certain regulatory adjustments to support federally regulated banks, insurers and private pension plans in light of the extraordinary circumstance posed by the COVID-19 crisis.

Minimum RRIF and variable benefit account withdrawals reduced for 2020

Apr 28, 2020

On March 25, 2020, Parliament passed Bill C-13, the COVID-19 Emergency Response Act (Bill C-13), which introduces a number of measures to address the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) pandemic.

Ontario: FSRA releases COVID-19 response

Apr 28, 2020

In light of the rapidly evolving circumstances around the COVID-19 crisis, on March 18, 2020, the Financial Services Regulatory Authority of Ontario (FSRA) published a document responding to common stakeholder questions.

Tracking the funded status of pension plans as at March 31, 2020

Apr 28, 2020

The evolution of the financial situation of pension plans since December 31, 2019

Life insurance becomes key topic for advisors’ clients amid COVID-19

Apr 23, 2020

The Globe and Mail: Many Canadians are facing unprecedented anxiety about their finances, their physical health and their loved ones’ well being during the COVID-19 pandemic.

'Hey, Google, how do I deal with stress?' Web searches during COVID-19 reveal Canadians' anxieties

Apr 23, 2020

CBC News: Baking recipes and homemade hand sanitizer are popular searches, but so are conspiracy theories