Jordan Fremont Quoted in Benefits Canada on DC Pension Decumulation Offerings

The 2018 July/August edition of Benefits Canada quoted Hicks Morley’s Jordan Fremont in an article titled “The Long Journey to Safety.” Even as regulators move to expand decumulation options for Canadians in defined contribution pension plans, the degree to which employers will actually adopt the solutions available, including variable benefits, remains an open question. Various factors fuel the conundrum, but exposure to liability and litigation risk loom as perhaps the most daunting obstacles.