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Pensions and Retirement Security

January 14, 2008

'Poor equity performance in the fourth quarter took its toll on plans’ funded status'

January 13, 2008

City will invite pension fund investors to consider investing in the revitalization of Toronto’s historic Union Station

January 3, 2008

Top 100 executives paid $8.5 million compared to average worker's salary of $38,998

Hundred dollar billsOttawa (3 Jan. 2008) At 10:33 a.m. on New Year's Day, top Canadian chief executive officers (CEOs) had already "earned" more money than the average Canadian worker will make in all of 2008.

October 25, 2007

How Much Pension Will an Individual Need?

February 20, 2007

Business lobby group's 'research' on pensions laced with misleading information and false claims

January 4, 2007

Canadian Centre for Policy Alternatives shines a spotlight on obscene corporate salaries

September 4, 2014

The highlight of the agreement on pensions is a commitment to establish joint trusteeship of the Public Service Pension Plan.

July 21, 2014

PEI deputy ministers will no longer receive benefits for two pension years for every one year of work, but government wants to increase base pay by $50,000. 

April 16, 2014

"The real story is that government has reduced the benefits of over 13,000 pension holders by up to 29 per cent and is saving half a billion dollars.  It’s not fair or accurate to then blame the current deficit solely on the public pension.” — Debbie Bovyer, PEIUPSE President.

March 3, 2014

Proposed Robin Hood Tax rate is very low but would raise between $10 and $12 billion per year for Illinois.