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Another step to improving Ontarians’ financial security in retirement

January 27, 2020
Special Notice

In releasing multiple regulations detailing rules regarding variable benefit accounts for pension plans, Ontario finally joins the majority of provinces allowing members to decumulate directly ...

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2020 pension and benefit statistics

January 22, 2020
Special Notice

This Special Notice provides a handy reference guide to pension and benefits rates and statistics for 2020.

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British Columbia’s pension funding reform

January 14, 2020
Special Notice

Effective December 31, 2019, British Columbia has made major changes to the funding requirements for defined benefit pension plans to help plan sponsors better address ...

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British Columbia announces pension funding reform

December 18, 2019
Special Notice, Special Notice Preview

British Columbia has announced major changes to the funding requirements for defined benefit pension plans. This Special Notice Preview provides an overview of the changes.

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Changes to pension plan funding rules: Quebec releases its final regulation

December 17, 2019
Special Notice

On November 20, 2019, the government of Quebec published the final regulation (Regulation) amending the Regulation respecting supplemental pension plans. The Regulation is almost identical ...

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New Brunswick amends
Pension Benefits Act to provide more options for solvency funding

December 16, 2019
Special Notice

Amendments include new requirements for governance of pension plans Special Notice - December 16, 2020 The government of New Brunswick has filed amendments to the ...

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GroupNews – December 2019

December 16, 2019
GroupNews

In this issue of GroupNews, we highlight the 2020 contribution rates for CPP and QPP, along with the 2020 pooling parameters from the Quebec Drug ...

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Bill 8, The Pension Benefits
Amendment Act

December 5, 2019
Special Notice

On November 27, 2019, the government of Manitoba released Bill 8, The Pension Benefits Amendment Act (Bill 8). This Special Notice highlights the amendments and ...

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GroupNews – November 2019

November 25, 2019
GroupNews

Our November issue of GroupNews provides updates from Quebec regarding eyeglasses and contact lenses coverage for children, expanded scope of practice for pharmacists and the ...

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