April 2008

Funding limits exacerbates pension shortfalls: C.D Howe Institute

The decline of DB pension plans in Canada is being exacerbated by federal laws and regulations that foster employer underfunding

 

Toronto (15 April 2008) – The decline of defined-benefit (DB) pension plans in Canada is being exacerbated by federal laws and regulations that foster employer underfunding, says a study released today by the C.D. Howe Institute.