The Advisor

March 16, 2018

Executive Compensation Trends Based on Position and Tenure.


Position and tenure are two major indicators of executive compensation, tenure less so in top level senior positions. Pay practices vary from...

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December 08, 2015

Alberta premium tax rate to increase in 2016

In the Alberta budget it was revealed that the province's tax rates on premiums receivable on contracts of life, accident and sickness insurance will increase from two to three per cent, effective April 1, 2016.

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December 02, 2015

PEI continues to increase minimum wages

Prince Edward Island has announced plans to increase minimum wage for its inhabitants in two phases in 2016. Minimum wage will increase from $10.50 per hour to $10.75 per hour effective June 1, 2016, and $11.00 per hour effective October 1, 2016.

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November 27, 2015

RBC Insurance announces LTD to be offered beyond age 65

RBC Insurance has revealed a change to its Long Term Disability product by offering coverage as a standard option to members aged 65 to 70 years old.

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