Investment Market Update – Q2 2017

Most capital market indexes around the world registered impressive gains early in the second quarter before moderating in June, reflecting steady global economic growth and supportive business conditions. The S&P 500 Index, a broad measure of U.S. large-cap equity...

Key Advantages of a Group Retirement Plan

A Group retirement plan provides plan members with many advantages when compared to a Retail retirement plan.  The largest advantage to a group retirement plan is that the Investment Management Fees (IMF) members pay are typically much lower than Retail fees which are...

Canada Pension Plan (CPP) Update- January 2017

On June 20, 2016 at the Federal- Provincial- Territorial Finance Minister’s Meeting in Vancouver, an agreement in principle was reached on Canada Pension Plan (CPP) enhancement. Summary The primary objective of the CPP enhancement is to increase the retirement...