A path to successful problem solving

Aug 24, 2018

The Globe and Mail: How confident are you in your ability to solve problems under stress?

Discover the link between productivity and resilience

Aug 23, 2018

The Globe and Mail: Does your organization's success really depend on its people?...

Funding policy implementation for defined benefit pension plans registered in Quebec

Aug 16, 2018

Defined benefit (DB) pension plans registered in Quebec are required to adopt a funding policy by January 4, 2019.

Impact on pension expense under international accounting as at July 31, 2018

Aug 16, 2018

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

Consultations respecting un-locatable members and unclaimed balances in federal plans

Aug 16, 2018

Plan administrators across Canada have had problems dealing with un-locatable or missing pension plan members, and dealing with unclaimed pension amounts.

BC court finds that multi-employer pension plan entitled to keep information confidential

Aug 16, 2018

A British Columbia court has overturned the decision of a provincial privacy commissioner that the Superintendent of Pensions is required to turn over information related to union-sponsored multi-employer pension plans to a business association.

Additional Canada Pension Plan enhancements adopted

Aug 16, 2018

On June 21, 2018, Bill C-74 received royal assent. Among other things, this bill provides for the enhancements to the Canada Pension Plan (CPP) agreed upon by the Finance Ministers in December 2017.

2018 survey – economic assumptions for accounting

Aug 16, 2018

Recently, Morneau Shepell issued its 18th annual survey on the economic assumptions used by Canadian public companies to account for the costs of their defined benefit plans.

OHIP+ changes announced by new Ontario government

Aug 16, 2018

On June 30, 2018, the new Ontario government announced their intention to amend the OHIP+ youth pharmacare initiative which was introduced earlier this year by the previous Liberal government.

Tracking the funded status of pension plans as at July 31, 2018

Aug 16, 2018

The evolution of the financial situation of pension plans since December 31, 2017