November 2014, #4

November 01, 2014
A Look Back at OMERS 2014 Fall Information Meeting
The Fall Information Meeting provided significant updates. Read highlights, including some of the comments and questions raised by attendees, and the feedback we received about the meeting. We now offer a video feed of the session – It is available for viewing anytime. Read more
Promoting the Value of OMERS and Defined Benefit Plans
Defined benefit pension plans, such as OMERS, provide a secure source of income for many retired Ontarians. OMERS has created a short animated video which details the positive economic impacts of defined benefit plans. Read More
New Materials for Part-Time Employees Not Enrolled in OMERS: We listened. We made improvements
You told us that we need to provide better communications and employer resources for part-time employees working for an OMERS employer, but not eligible to join the OMERS Primary Pension Plan (OMERS Plan). We listened. Read More
OMERS Governance – Board Appointments
Good governance is critical to achieving and maintaining a high-performance pension plan. With the help of our sponsor organizations, new Directors have been appointed to the Boards of the OMERS Administration Corporation and Sponsors Corporation. Read more
New Funding Management Strategy and Decision-Making Process
The Sponsors Corporation has adopted a funding management strategy which outlines how benefits and contributions will be modified as the Primary Plan cycles through periods of funding deficit and surplus. Read More