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Ontario exempts U.S. government securities from the pension law 10 diversification limit

  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
  • -
  • Canada
  • -
  • March 14 2014

Pension plans registered in Ontario are prohibited from directly or indirectly investing or lending more than 10 of the book value of the assets of

CRA administrative procedures for retroactive lump sum catch-up payments

  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
  • -
  • Canada
  • -
  • September 30 2009

Where a delay inadvertently occurs in the commencement of pension benefit payments to a member or hisher survivor, the obvious remedy is for a lump sum catch-up payment to be made out of the pension plan on account of the missed pension benefits

CRA administrative relief for retroactive lump sum payments in lieu of missed pension benefits

  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
  • -
  • Canada
  • -
  • May 22 2009

Delays in the commencement of pension benefit payments to a member or hisher survivor sometimes inadvertently occur

Pension plan administrators given guidance on prudent investment practices

  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
  • -
  • Canada
  • -
  • November 29 2011

Pension plan administrators in Canada have the challenging task of selecting appropriate investments for pension plans, and reporting and monitoring such investments

Change to Ontario pension investment rules

  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
  • -
  • Canada
  • -
  • April 8 2011

The investment rules applicable to Ontario-registered pension plans have changed

Grow-in opt-out for MEPPs and JSPPs

  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
  • -
  • Canada
  • -
  • June 12 2012

New amendments to the Ontario Pension Benefits Act, which are expected to come into effect on July 1, 2012, will require pension plans to provide grow-in benefits for members whose age plus service total at least 55 and whose employment is ended by their employer, subject to certain specified exceptions

CAPSA consultation paper on the prudence standard in pension plan funding and investment

  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
  • -
  • Canada
  • -
  • December 7 2009

On November 30, 2009, the Canadian Association of Pension Supervisory Authorities (CAPSA) released a consultation paper on "The Prudence Standard and the Roles of the Plan Sponsor and Plan Administrator in Pension Plan Funding and Investment" for comment

The rise of pension misrepresentation claims in Canada

  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
  • -
  • Canada
  • -
  • February 15 2012

Pension misrepresentation claims against Canadian employers and actuarial firms are on the rise

Supreme Court of Canada’s decision in Nolan v. Kerry (Canada) Inc: good news for pension plan sponsors

  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
  • -
  • Canada
  • -
  • August 10 2009

On August 7, 2009, the Supreme Court of Canada released its long-awaited decision in Kerry (Canada) Inc. v. Nolan et al

OSFI issues final corporate governance guideline for Canadian FRFIs

  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
  • -
  • Canada
  • -
  • January 29 2013

The Office of the Superintendent of Financial Institutions ("OSFI") has issued a final version of its new guidance with respect to the governance of