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Managing pension plans during uncertain times – Virtual training sessions hosted by Eckler Barbados

September 16, 2020
Barbados, Seminars

If you are managing a pension plan, that is registered in Barbados, as a trustee, sponsor, or administrator, we have designed this series of virtual ...

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GroupNews – August 2020

August 27, 2020
GroupNews

This month’s issue of GroupNews covers new legislation in BC to help employers cope with COVID-19 fallout along with expanded financial support and expanded drug ...

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CAPSA 2020 Agreement Respecting Multi-Jurisdictional Pension Plans Adopted

August 13, 2020
Special Notice

New CAPSA Agreement on Multi-Jurisdictional Pension Plans: The newly adopted Canadian Association of Pension Supervisory Authorities (CAPSA) agreement expands the number of participating jurisdictions and ...

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Accounting for municipal sector pension plans: Tax relief measure to limit the effects of COVID-19

August 12, 2020
Special Notice

In response to the potential impact of COVID-19 on the financial health of defined benefit pension plans and consequently on the tax burden related to ...

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Keep an eye on target date investors

July 29, 2020
CAPit

Equity markets have bounced back significantly over the past three months, helping to offset the dramatic drop in interest rates and prop retirement incomes back ...

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GroupNews – July 2020

July 29, 2020
GroupNews

In this month’s issue of GroupNews, we look at the Supreme Court’s decision to uphold the law on genetic non-discrimination, the mental health impact of ...

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GroupNews – June 2020

June 29, 2020
GroupNews

Our June issue of GroupNews provides important COVID-19 related updates on Health Care Spending Accounts, emergency leave in Ontario, Alberta’s Biosimilar Initiative and Quebec’s Health ...

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Eckler appoints new Principals

June 16, 2020
News-Corporate

As Canada’s leading independently owned actuarial and consulting firm, Eckler is managed by its active principals across Canada and the Caribbean. We are pleased to ...

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GroupNews – May 2020

May 27, 2020
GroupNews

Eckler’s GroupNews monthly newsletter provides commentary on the issues affecting Canadian group benefit plans. In this edition: Ontario issues regulations amending Ontario Drug Benefit Act ...

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