February 2, 2018

Funded Status of Model Canadian Multi-Employer Pension Plan Falls in Fourth Quarter 2017

Change Attributable to Decrease in Benchmark Discount Rate

During the fourth quarter of 2017, the funded status of The Segal Group’s model multi-employer pension plan (MEPP) decreased by 2 percentage points.

Learn more with Direction, a quarterly overview of MEPPs that highlights recent changes in:

  • A model plan’s assets, liabilities and funded ratio, 
  • The benchmark discount rate for determining pension liabilities, and
  • Total hours worked in select industries.

To discuss how we can help trustees manage pension plan risk, contact your Segal consultant, Cameron McNeill or Geneviève Lussier.

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