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Ontario will go it alone on pensions

Ontario will go it alone on pensions

No agreement with federal government on CPP.

Hubbes leaving AGF

Hubbes leaving AGF

Martin Hubbes, executive vice-president and chief investment officer, plans to leave AGF.

  • By: Staff
  • December 17, 2013 September 13, 2019
  • 10:43
Ontario to move forward with provincial pension plan

Ontario to move forward with provincial pension plan

Ontario will go ahead with its plan to create a pension for its residents now that the latest attempt to enhance the Canada Pension Plan…

  • By: Staff
  • December 17, 2013 September 13, 2019
  • 10:24
Canadians feel less financially secure

Canadians feel less financially secure

A majority of Canadians say they're not better off financially than they were a year ago, according to a survey.

  • By: Staff
  • December 16, 2013 September 13, 2019
  • 15:33
Fewer employers allow online shopping

Fewer employers allow online shopping

Online holiday shopping may be gaining more traction every year, but Canadian employers aren't buying it.

  • By: Staff
  • December 16, 2013 September 13, 2019
  • 15:32

No CPP expansion

Canada’s finance ministers met in Meech Lake, Que., on Sunday and Monday but were unable to come to an agreement regarding an enhancement to the…

Decision day on CPP expansion

Decision day on CPP expansion

Canada's provincial and territorial finance ministers are meeting Monday to discuss whether or not to expand the Canada Pension Plan (CPP).

  • By: Staff
  • December 16, 2013 September 13, 2019
  • 11:33
Ontario proposes amendments to PBA

Ontario proposes amendments to PBA

The Government of Ontario introduced legislation on Wednesday to make amendments to the Pension Benefits Act in response to the Carrigan v. Carrigan Estate case.

  • By: Staff
  • December 16, 2013 September 13, 2019
  • 11:29
Gendron joins Standard Life

Gendron joins Standard Life

Lyna Gendron has been appointed associate vice-president, pricing and underwriting, group insurance, with Standard Life.

  • By: Staff
  • December 16, 2013 September 13, 2019
  • 09:36
Investment professionals optimistic about 2014

Investment professionals optimistic about 2014

Investment professionals worldwide report greater optimism over economic prospects for the coming year but do not express confidence that the integrity of capital markets is…

  • By: Staff
  • December 13, 2013 September 13, 2019
  • 16:26
Boomers worried about healthcare costs in retirement

Boomers worried about healthcare costs in retirement

A national study of Canadians with more than $100,000 in investable assets shows that worry over healthcare needs has emerged as the second most important…

  • By: Staff
  • December 13, 2013 September 13, 2019
  • 16:22
OMERS invests in e-commerce, electricity distribution

OMERS invests in e-commerce, electricity distribution

Two units of OMERS are making investments in two very different sectors. OMERS Ventures has led a $100-million round of financing in Shopify, an Ottawa-based…

  • December 12, 2013 September 13, 2019
  • 16:10

Quebec Employers Council against C/QPP hike

The head of the Quebec Employers Council has written a letter to Canada's provincial and territorial finance ministers expressing its concern about an enhanced Canada/Quebec…

  • By: Staff
  • December 12, 2013 September 13, 2019
  • 15:14

CPPIB appointing John Graham as CEO following resignation of Mark Machin

The Canada Pension Plan Investment Board is appointing John Graham (pictured) as its new chief executive officer, following the resignation of Mark Machin. Graham was…

HOOPP focusing on DEI, stopping anti-Black racism

The Healthcare of Ontario Pension Plan is making diversity, equity and inclusion initiatives a top priority, including a commitment to combat anti-Black systemic racism. Elena…

  • By: Blake Wolfe
  • February 26, 2021 February 26, 2021
  • 09:00

Canadian employer pension plans’ asset value rebounds to $2.12 trillion: report

The market value of assets held by Canadian employer pension plans increased to $2.12 trillion in the third quarter of 2020, according to a new report…

  • By: Staff
  • February 25, 2021 February 25, 2021
  • 10:00