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Pensions and Retirement Security

May 1, 2008

Plan sponsors will be required to fully fund any deficits on wind up

April 27, 2008

While pension risk continues to be a 'hot button' issue for many organizations, a recent  survey reveals that many Canadian CFOs are less likely to see the situation as a long-term crisis

April 15, 2008

OPTrust pension plan expected to soon eliminate the Plan’s current funding deficit and have a surplus, based on double-digit returns from 2003 to 2006

April 14, 2008

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.

April 5, 2008

Legislation designed as an incentive for the Quebec’s large number of baby boomers to keep working pass 55 to ease an impending labour shortage.

April 3, 2008

Plan facing a $12.7 billion shortfall, about 11 percent short of meeting current pension obligations.

April 1, 2008

AMO should treat paramedics the same as police and firefighters

March 13, 2008

Value of all pension funds in Canada amounted to $957.2 billion for the three-month period ending September 2007

March 9, 2008

First-ever sharehoder votes on 'say-for-pay' at Canada's big banks get strong support

March 5, 2008

SRI now growing at a much faster pace than the broader universe of all investment assets under professional management