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DP pools should be available to more retiring Canadians, report says

Today's retirees need more decumulation options, the report argues

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Not-so-OK boomer: Retiring workers to intensify labour shortages

Labour scarcity is likely to curb growth and boost inflation, RBC warns

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Canadians’ retirement outlook remains resilient: report

However, retirees have seen their retirement plans disrupted by the pandemic

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Autopilot OK for DC plans, says FSRA

New guidance confirms that auto-enrolment mechanisms are permitted

  • By: Staff
  • November 8, 2021 November 8, 2021
  • 15:07
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How much risk is enough?

Clients who run out of money in retirement could bring negligence claims against too-conservative advisors

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4% rule is no longer an ideal retirement strategy, Milevsky says

The York University professor laid out his concerns at an event this week

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Pandemic sparks worries for those nearing retirement, poll finds

More Canadians expect to outlive their savings

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CARP partners with Purpose Investments to promote longevity fund

Association members will get a reduction in management fees

  • By: Staff
  • August 10, 2021 August 10, 2021
  • 12:51
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OSC names members of Seniors Expert Advisory Committee

Members will serve a one-year term

  • By: Staff
  • June 2, 2021 June 2, 2021
  • 14:40
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Purpose looks to fill retirement income gap with longevity fund

The fund has characteristics of an annuity or pension, with monthly lifetime distributions when investors turn 65

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How sustainable is the CPP?

A panoramic view of the next 75 years

  • By: Jim Otar
  • May 14, 2021 May 14, 2021
  • 13:58
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RRSP contributions remain steady despite Covid-19, advisors say

Increased savings and a hot market mean many advisors are managing client FOMO

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Pandemic influencing retirement priorities, survey says

More Canadians are thinking about aging at home and living closer to family

  • By: Staff
  • February 18, 2021 February 18, 2021
  • 11:06
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Pension funds ride stock markets to solid gains

The median Canadian pension plan finished a volatile year with a 10% gain, a report from Northern Trust says

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Outdated assumptions, conflicts may be guiding advice on CPP timing: report

New research finds that delaying CPP is the surest way to secure lifelong income

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New formula may reduce DB plan payouts

Pension plans will use a new method for calculating commuted values as of Dec. 1

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Feds announce relief measures for pension plans

The new rules allow catch-up contributions to DC plans

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Ontario proposal would exempt IPPs from pension legislation

The proposal, for which comments close Jan. 23, may be good news for your business-owner client

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CI partners with MIT aging expert to boost retirement offering

Joseph Coughlin is the founder and director of MIT's AgeLab

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A wealthy client faces an unexpected buyout

How to help with severance negotiations, pensions and early retirement

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Canadians want to know more about how retirement works

Study shows only 53% of respondents are confident in their ability to manage their investments during retirement

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Canada faces US$2.5-trillion pension shortfall: Mercer

In spite of this gap, Canada’s pension system moved up in global Mercer ranking

  • By: Staff
  • October 21, 2019 October 21, 2019
  • 12:39
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Pension regulators should focus on plan sustainability, report says

A C.D. Howe report recommends that financing standards should be principles-based

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Trudeau pledges increases to OAS, CPP survivor’s benefit

The Liberals would raise OAS by 10% for seniors over the age of 75

  • By: Mark Burgess
  • September 18, 2019 September 18, 2019
  • 10:57
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Companies prioritize dividends, buybacks over pension deficits: CCPA

A report finds large Canadian firms are paying shareholders while maintaining pension shortfalls

  • By: Staff
  • August 29, 2019 August 29, 2019
  • 11:14