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Canadian Defined Benefit Pension Survey 2020

RBC Investor & Treasury Services’ third annual Canadian Defined Benefit Pension Survey provides the perspectives of 119 pension plans on the opportunities and challenges facing this important sector.

Survey Highlights

  • Economic uncertainty and an aging population are top-of-mind
  • Buy-out annuities emerge as a top de-risking strategy
  • Alternative investments remain popular
  • Funded status and confidence have improved


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