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Alberta’s public-sector pension plans reassuring members amid worry over ministerial order

The Canadian Institute of Actuaries is supporting several of the Alberta government’s proposed legislative and policy updates for private sector pension laws, including the move towards a going-concern plus regime for defined benefit plans and the introduction of automatic features in defined contribution plans. In its response to the consultation draft, the CIA cited the benefits […]

  • By: Staff
  • November 7, 2022 November 4, 2022
  • 09:00

Defined benefit pension plan sponsors in the U.S. are facing increasing costs when de-risking through annuity buyouts, according to a new report by consulting firm Milliman Inc. It found the estimated cost to transfer risk to an insurer increased in September to 100.1 per cent of a plan’s total liabilities, up from 96.9 per cent […]

  • By: Staff
  • November 1, 2022 October 31, 2022
  • 09:00

Leveraged buyouts have a reputation for creating bankruptcy risk for the company being purchased. “With the recent wave of private equity-backed leveraged buyouts that are ending in bankruptcy, politicians, regulators and the general public are once again becoming more concerned with these highly levered transactions,” said the paper by Brian Ayash and Mahdi Rastad, both […]

  • By: Staff
  • July 30, 2019 January 9, 2021
  • 09:59

Last year was a strong year for the Canadian annuity market and the start of 2019 is looking promising as well, said Marie Desrochers, director of client relationships and defined benefit solutions at Sun Life Financial, speaking at a CI Institutional Investment Management event this week. While official year-end numbers aren’t out for 2018, Sun […]

Pension Buyouts: Cheap in Canada

They're less expensive here than anywhere else: Mercer.

Coming Soon: The Buyout Sweet Spot

Families cashing out could give venture cap a boost.

  • December 9, 2010 September 13, 2019
  • 11:10