Research causing shift in how employees are trained

Nov 15, 2017

The Chronicle Herald: How does your organization prepare employees to become leaders?

Policies deal with missing beneficiaries

Nov 15, 2017

Benefits and Pension Monitor News: The Financial Services Commission of Ontario (FSCO) has issued two policies related to missing beneficiaries, says a Morneau Shepell ‘News & Views.’

Tracking the funded status of pension plans as at October 31, 2017

Nov 13, 2017

The evolution of the financial situation of pension plans since December 31, 2016

Impact on pension expense under international accounting as at October 31, 2017

Nov 13, 2017

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

Quebec: Details on QPP expansion and other rules for supplemental plans

Nov 13, 2017

On November 2, 2017, Quebec’s Minister of Finance tabled Bill 149, “An Act to enhance the Quebec Pension Plan and to amend various retirement-related legislative provisions.”

Ontario: New policies on missing plan beneficiaries

Nov 13, 2017

On September 30, 2017, the Financial Services Commission of Ontario (“FSCO”) issued two new policies related to missing beneficiaries: Policy A300‑900: Searching for Plan Beneficiaries (the “Search Policy”) and Policy A300-901 (the “Waiver Policy...

Manitoba now allows PRPPs

Nov 13, 2017

Manitoba proclaimed into force its legislation permitting pooled registered pension plans (PRPPs) on August 1, 2017.

How to turn stress into something positive

Nov 9, 2017

The Globe and Mail: When you think of stress, what emotions come to mind – positive or negative?

Rewire your brain to think positively

Nov 2, 2017

The Globe and Mail: You can teach your brain to focus on the positives instead of the negatives to help improve your wellbeing and mental health.

Morneau Shepell adds to Quebec EAP presence with Pro Health acquisition

Nov 2, 2017

Benefits Canada: Morneau Shepell Ltd. has further boosted its presence in the employee assistance program business in Quebec with the acquisition of Pro Health Group Inc.