Financial fairness and risk sharing central to making target benefit pension plans work

Target benefits plans require careful management of intergenerational risk.

INVESTMENT | July 09 2024 10:48AM
Pension plans show strength amid market volatility

Two indexes reveal that pension plans’ financial health remains robust.

INVESTMENT | July 08 2024 10:38AM
May a month of mixed results for pension plans

Solvency rises and commuted values drop among plans tracked in monthly report.

INVESTMENT | June 25 2024 04:26PM
Trusteed pension funds’ net income jumps year-over-year

Percentage of assets held by public sector funds pulls back at the end of 2023.

INVESTMENT | June 14 2024 10:37AM
Most defined benefit plans in Ontario fully funded at the end of March

Median solvency ratio hits third all-time high, according to regulator’s quarterly report.

INVESTMENT | June 07 2024 10:44AM
Pension risk transfer market activity surged in the first quarter of 2024

TELUS says certain insurers could reconsider their volume objectives much earlier in the year.

INVESTMENT | May 22 2024 10:47AM
Pay inequality persists into retirement

Research paper reveals that gender gap in pension income hasn’t improved since 1976.

SOCIETY | May 17 2024 12:00PM