COVID-19: reminder of new RRIF withdrawal limits

One insurer is reminding its clients that the federal government is allowing retirees to withdraw 25% less from an RRIF …

INVESTMENT | May 05 2020 09:30AM
DB pension plans lose ground in Q1

Canadian defined benefit pension plans in the RBC Investor & Treasury Services All Plan Universe experienced their steep…

LIFE INSURANCE | April 30 2020 12:00PM
Life insurers face unprecedented challenges

North American insurance carriers face unprecedented challenges that are likely to extend beyond the shorter-term remedi…

LIFE INSURANCE | April 22 2020 10:15AM
Pension plans urge Ottawa to ease obligations

The Association of Canadian Pension Management asks Finance Canada to ease financial obligations of pension plan sponsor…

LIFE INSURANCE | April 21 2020 10:50AM
COVID-19: lower funding requirements cushion plans from shock

The lower funding levels introduced by the Quebec and Ontario governments are cushioning the shock of the COVID-19 pande…

INVESTMENT | April 20 2020 10:08AM
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COVID-19 expected to hit insurance annuities

The life and annuity markets in the United States could be particularly hard hit by the COVID-19 pandemic, harder than t…

LIFE INSURANCE | April 16 2020 10:50AM
Morneau Shepell announces $885 million buy-in annuity deal

Morneau Shepell has purchased several buy-in annuity contracts for the Stelco Inc. Retirement Plan for Salaried Employee…

INVESTMENT | August 28 2019 01:30PM