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Through the looking glass: The rise of virtual healthcare and its impact on benefit plan sponsors in a post-COVID world

November 11, 2020
GroupNews, GroupNews Extra

There is no doubt that COVID-19 has brought significant disruption to our personal and professional lives. While lockdown restrictions are easing, the impact of the ...

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Provision for adverse deviations: In search of a balanced approach

November 5, 2020

Conservatism in a pension plan is a lever to provide secure benefits and is an important tool that guards against future negative events. However, the ...

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Rebounding CAP replacement rates not enough to provide most with comfortable retirement

October 29, 2020

With three quarters of 2020 behind us, given the resurgence of COVID-19 cases and new lockdown measures that will continue to weigh on economies, uncertainty ...

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Financial wellness in the workplace: Five steps to a successful financial wellness program

October 29, 2020
Financial Wellness

For many Canadians, understanding and managing multiple financial assets and obligations is a complex and daunting task that can contribute to significant stress, impact work ...

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GroupNews – October 2020

October 28, 2020

In our October issue of GroupNews, we look at proposed changes in Quebec to make parental insurance benefits more flexible, changes in Manitoba to expand ...

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Quebec introduces Bill 68 allowing for the establishment of target benefit plans

October 26, 2020
Special Notice

Special Notice - October 26, 2020 On October 7, 2020, the government of Quebec introduced Bill 68, An Act mainly to allow the establishment of target ...

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COVID-19 Statistics and Analysis

September 28, 2020

Analysis - updated September 28, 2020 The COVID-19 pandemic is an event that most of the 7.8 billion people on earth will remember for the ...

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September 2020

September 24, 2020

Our September issue of GroupNews provides information on the Employment Insurance premium rate for 2021, new biosimilars approved for launch in Canada and summarizes a ...

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Workplace 2021: The Future is Now

September 21, 2020

Whether it's remote work, health and safety, or globalization, employers have much to consider about the not-so-distant future. In this Your Workplace Roundtable, Eckler's Jill ...

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