The evolution of the financial situation of pension plans since December 31, 2019
A number of Canadian jurisdictions have introduced new unpaid job-protected statutory leaves for employees who are required to take time off work due to quarantine, care for family members, personal illness, or orders relating to public health.
Every year, companies must establish an expense for their defined benefit pension plans.
The Canada Revenue Agency has announced that it has suspended the minimum contribution rule for defined contribution (DC) pension plans in 2020.
Morneau Shepell’s Pension Risk Transfer Team publishes a periodic Pension Risk Bulletin to provide pension risk transfer and risk management updates and views to defined benefit pension plan sponsors in Canada.
On April 24, 2020, the Financial Services Regulatory Authority of Ontario (FSRA) published additional information setting out its response to the COVID-19 pandemic.
York Region News: Mental health services are trying hard to keep their essential services running for youth and people with anxiety, depression during COVID-19.
New Hamburg Independent: Morneau Shepell is providing its internet-based cognitive behavioural therapy program, AbilitiCBT™ to all Ontarians at no cost.
Your Workplace: Morneau Shepell is partnering with the Government of Ontario to provide its internet-based Cognitive Behavioural Therapy program to Ontarians aged 16 and over, as part of its investment in mental health during the COVID-19 pandemic.
HR Reporter: The internet-based Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (iCBT) programs provide access to a therapist within 24 hours.