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  • Administrators Masters Program (AMP®)

    Administrators Masters Program (AMP®)

    October 11-12 | Boston, Massachusetts
    This program​ focuses on the enhancement of the skills required for employee benefit plan administration—leadership and management, communications and customer service, project management and strategic dialogue. [More]
  • Certificate Series

    Certificate Series

    October 27-November 1 | Providence, Rhode Island

    Earn one of four certificates.

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  • Certificate of Achievement in Public Plan Policy

    Certificate of Achievement in Public Plan Policy

    CAPPP Pensions and Health Part II
    October 11-12 | Boston, Massachusetts

    New for 2014: CAPPP in Employee Health Pt II features nearly 4 hours of in-depth Affordable Care Act (ACA) content including information on the latest ACA issues and implications for public sector funds. [More]
  • Collections Procedures Institute

    Collections Procedures Institute

    November 17-18 | Santa Monica, California

    This institute​ is designed to provide the practical information you need to fulfill your fiduciary obligation to collect the benefit payments due your funds.

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  • Certificate in Canadian Benefit Plans

    Certificate in Canadian Benefit Plans

    October 27-29 | Vancouver, British Columbia

    ​This program is designed to provide a solid foundation in Canadian pensions and benefits, human resources and compensation that is critical to working successfully with Canadian employees.

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  • 60th U.S. Annual Employee Benefits Conference

    60th U.S. Annual Employee Benefits Conference

    October 12-15, 2014 | Boston, Massachusetts
    For 60 years the International Foundation has provided a well rounded Annual Employee Benefits Conference offering over 100 sessions that provide the most timely and up-to-date information on subjects of greatest interest to our members. [More]
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Preparing for Reporting of Minimum Essential Coverage (MEC) and Applicable Large Employer (ALE) Reporting http://www.ifebp.org/education/webcasts/Pages/ACA_Webcast_2.aspxPreparing for Reporting of Minimum Essential Coverage (MEC) and Applicable Large Employer (ALE) Reporting GP0|#2c81d528-8196-48a2-b882-cf58a9d5454e;L0|#02c81d528-8196-48a2-b882-cf58a9d5454e|Corporate;GTSet|#12d788d7-94f8-4469-a309-465ed8c37fbf;GP0|#e355822b-63e6-4274-8c43-40d600e44b85;L0|#0e355822b-63e6-4274-8c43-40d600e44b85|Multiemployer;GP0|#a0ba362a-75db-4f82-b138-fd0b36cdfbad;L0|#0a0ba362a-75db-4f82-b138-fd0b36cdfbad|Public Employee;GP0|#15cd74bc-29b5-4996-a1db-d394214a3ac6;L0|#015cd74bc-29b5-4996-a1db-d394214a3ac6|United States2014-10-07T05:00:00Z2014-10-08T05:00:00ZUpcoming Webcast—Includes Q&AProgListingWebcast90
Administrators Masters Program (AMP®)http://www.ifebp.org/education/certificateprograms/amp/Pages/14E2amp.aspxAdministrators Masters Program (AMP®)GP0|#e355822b-63e6-4274-8c43-40d600e44b85;L0|#0e355822b-63e6-4274-8c43-40d600e44b85|Multiemployer;GTSet|#12d788d7-94f8-4469-a309-465ed8c37fbf;GP0|#a0ba362a-75db-4f82-b138-fd0b36cdfbad;L0|#0a0ba362a-75db-4f82-b138-fd0b36cdfbad|Public Employee2014-10-11T05:00:00Z2014-10-12T05:00:00ZBoston, MAProgListing
New Trustees Institutehttp://www.ifebp.org/education/usannual/preconferenceworkshops/Pages/NT14.aspxNew Trustees InstituteGP0|#f2714055-740b-4211-b961-92034d77db85;L0|#0f2714055-740b-4211-b961-92034d77db85|United States;GTSet|#7665cf33-2bf1-4d07-8c9a-2075251642a92014-10-11T05:00:00Z2014-10-12T05:00:00ZBoston, MAProgListing

October 27-November 1, 2014
Providence, Rhode Island
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 Multiemployer Programs

 

 

Preparing for Reporting of Minimum Essential Coverage (MEC) and Applicable Large Employer (ALE) Reporting http://www.ifebp.org/education/webcasts/Pages/ACA_Webcast_2.aspxPreparing for Reporting of Minimum Essential Coverage (MEC) and Applicable Large Employer (ALE) Reporting GP0|#2c81d528-8196-48a2-b882-cf58a9d5454e;L0|#02c81d528-8196-48a2-b882-cf58a9d5454e|Corporate;GTSet|#12d788d7-94f8-4469-a309-465ed8c37fbf;GP0|#e355822b-63e6-4274-8c43-40d600e44b85;L0|#0e355822b-63e6-4274-8c43-40d600e44b85|Multiemployer;GP0|#a0ba362a-75db-4f82-b138-fd0b36cdfbad;L0|#0a0ba362a-75db-4f82-b138-fd0b36cdfbad|Public Employee;GP0|#15cd74bc-29b5-4996-a1db-d394214a3ac6;L0|#015cd74bc-29b5-4996-a1db-d394214a3ac6|United States2014-10-07T05:00:00Z2014-10-08T05:00:00ZUpcoming Webcast—Includes Q&AProgListingWebcast90
Administrators Masters Program (AMP®)http://www.ifebp.org/education/certificateprograms/amp/Pages/14E2amp.aspxAdministrators Masters Program (AMP®)GP0|#e355822b-63e6-4274-8c43-40d600e44b85;L0|#0e355822b-63e6-4274-8c43-40d600e44b85|Multiemployer;GTSet|#12d788d7-94f8-4469-a309-465ed8c37fbf;GP0|#a0ba362a-75db-4f82-b138-fd0b36cdfbad;L0|#0a0ba362a-75db-4f82-b138-fd0b36cdfbad|Public Employee2014-10-11T05:00:00Z2014-10-12T05:00:00ZBoston, MAProgListing
Trustees Masters Program (TMP)http://www.ifebp.org/education/certificateprograms/tmpTrustees Masters Program (TMP)GP0|#e355822b-63e6-4274-8c43-40d600e44b85;L0|#0e355822b-63e6-4274-8c43-40d600e44b85|Multiemployer;GTSet|#12d788d7-94f8-4469-a309-465ed8c37fbf;GP0|#a0ba362a-75db-4f82-b138-fd0b36cdfbad;L0|#0a0ba362a-75db-4f82-b138-fd0b36cdfbad|Public Employee2014-10-11T17:30:00Z2014-10-13T01:30:00ZBoston, MAProgListing

October 12-15, 2014
Boston, Massachusetts
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 Public Employee Programs

 

 

Preparing for Reporting of Minimum Essential Coverage (MEC) and Applicable Large Employer (ALE) Reporting http://www.ifebp.org/education/webcasts/Pages/ACA_Webcast_2.aspxPreparing for Reporting of Minimum Essential Coverage (MEC) and Applicable Large Employer (ALE) Reporting GP0|#2c81d528-8196-48a2-b882-cf58a9d5454e;L0|#02c81d528-8196-48a2-b882-cf58a9d5454e|Corporate;GTSet|#12d788d7-94f8-4469-a309-465ed8c37fbf;GP0|#e355822b-63e6-4274-8c43-40d600e44b85;L0|#0e355822b-63e6-4274-8c43-40d600e44b85|Multiemployer;GP0|#a0ba362a-75db-4f82-b138-fd0b36cdfbad;L0|#0a0ba362a-75db-4f82-b138-fd0b36cdfbad|Public Employee;GP0|#15cd74bc-29b5-4996-a1db-d394214a3ac6;L0|#015cd74bc-29b5-4996-a1db-d394214a3ac6|United States2014-10-07T05:00:00Z2014-10-08T05:00:00ZUpcoming Webcast—Includes Q&AProgListingWebcast90
Administrators Masters Program (AMP®)http://www.ifebp.org/education/certificateprograms/amp/Pages/14E2amp.aspxAdministrators Masters Program (AMP®)GP0|#e355822b-63e6-4274-8c43-40d600e44b85;L0|#0e355822b-63e6-4274-8c43-40d600e44b85|Multiemployer;GTSet|#12d788d7-94f8-4469-a309-465ed8c37fbf;GP0|#a0ba362a-75db-4f82-b138-fd0b36cdfbad;L0|#0a0ba362a-75db-4f82-b138-fd0b36cdfbad|Public Employee2014-10-11T05:00:00Z2014-10-12T05:00:00ZBoston, MAProgListing
Trustees Masters Program (TMP)http://www.ifebp.org/education/certificateprograms/tmpTrustees Masters Program (TMP)GP0|#e355822b-63e6-4274-8c43-40d600e44b85;L0|#0e355822b-63e6-4274-8c43-40d600e44b85|Multiemployer;GTSet|#12d788d7-94f8-4469-a309-465ed8c37fbf;GP0|#a0ba362a-75db-4f82-b138-fd0b36cdfbad;L0|#0a0ba362a-75db-4f82-b138-fd0b36cdfbad|Public Employee2014-10-11T17:30:00Z2014-10-13T01:30:00ZBoston, MAProgListing

October 11-12, 2014
Boston, Massachusetts
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 Corporate Programs

 

 

Preparing for Reporting of Minimum Essential Coverage (MEC) and Applicable Large Employer (ALE) Reporting http://www.ifebp.org/education/webcasts/Pages/ACA_Webcast_2.aspxPreparing for Reporting of Minimum Essential Coverage (MEC) and Applicable Large Employer (ALE) Reporting GP0|#2c81d528-8196-48a2-b882-cf58a9d5454e;L0|#02c81d528-8196-48a2-b882-cf58a9d5454e|Corporate;GTSet|#12d788d7-94f8-4469-a309-465ed8c37fbf;GP0|#e355822b-63e6-4274-8c43-40d600e44b85;L0|#0e355822b-63e6-4274-8c43-40d600e44b85|Multiemployer;GP0|#a0ba362a-75db-4f82-b138-fd0b36cdfbad;L0|#0a0ba362a-75db-4f82-b138-fd0b36cdfbad|Public Employee;GP0|#15cd74bc-29b5-4996-a1db-d394214a3ac6;L0|#015cd74bc-29b5-4996-a1db-d394214a3ac6|United States2014-10-07T05:00:00Z2014-10-08T05:00:00ZUpcoming Webcast—Includes Q&AProgListingWebcast90
CS - Basic Compensation Conceptshttp://www.ifebp.org/education/certificateprograms/certificateseries/schedule/Pages/1439csbasiccomp.aspxCS - Basic Compensation ConceptsGP0|#2c81d528-8196-48a2-b882-cf58a9d5454e;L0|#02c81d528-8196-48a2-b882-cf58a9d5454e|Corporate;GTSet|#12d788d7-94f8-4469-a309-465ed8c37fbf;GP0|#e355822b-63e6-4274-8c43-40d600e44b85;L0|#0e355822b-63e6-4274-8c43-40d600e44b85|Multiemployer;GP0|#a0ba362a-75db-4f82-b138-fd0b36cdfbad;L0|#0a0ba362a-75db-4f82-b138-fd0b36cdfbad|Public Employee2014-10-27T05:00:00Z2014-10-28T05:00:00ZProvidence, RIProgListing
CS - Investment Basicshttp://www.ifebp.org/education/certificateprograms/certificateseries/schedule/Pages/1473csinvbasics.aspxCS - Investment BasicsGP0|#2c81d528-8196-48a2-b882-cf58a9d5454e;L0|#02c81d528-8196-48a2-b882-cf58a9d5454e|Corporate;GTSet|#12d788d7-94f8-4469-a309-465ed8c37fbf;GP0|#e355822b-63e6-4274-8c43-40d600e44b85;L0|#0e355822b-63e6-4274-8c43-40d600e44b85|Multiemployer;GP0|#a0ba362a-75db-4f82-b138-fd0b36cdfbad;L0|#0a0ba362a-75db-4f82-b138-fd0b36cdfbad|Public Employee2014-10-27T05:00:00Z2014-10-28T05:00:00ZProvidence, RIProgListing

October 27-29, 2014
Vancouver, British Columbia
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 Canadian Programs

 

 

Foundations of Trust Management Standards (FTMS™)http://www.ifebp.org/education/certificateprograms/foundationsfortrustees/Pages/14f2.aspxFoundations of Trust Management Standards (FTMS™)GP0|#e355822b-63e6-4274-8c43-40d600e44b85;L0|#0e355822b-63e6-4274-8c43-40d600e44b85|Multiemployer;GTSet|#12d788d7-94f8-4469-a309-465ed8c37fbf;GP0|#a0ba362a-75db-4f82-b138-fd0b36cdfbad;L0|#0a0ba362a-75db-4f82-b138-fd0b36cdfbad|Public Employee;GP0|#0b4ee807-e3b0-4a66-a8a3-f8cc3a75cae2;L0|#00b4ee807-e3b0-4a66-a8a3-f8cc3a75cae2|Canada2014-10-23T16:30:00Z2014-10-26T03:00:00ZHalifax, NSProgListingCertificate
ATMS™ - Advanced Trust Management Standards - Full Programhttp://www.ifebp.org/education/certificateprograms/atms/schedule/Pages/1492atms.aspxATMS™ - Advanced Trust Management Standards - Full ProgramGP0|#0b4ee807-e3b0-4a66-a8a3-f8cc3a75cae2;L0|#00b4ee807-e3b0-4a66-a8a3-f8cc3a75cae2|Canada;GTSet|#12d788d7-94f8-4469-a309-465ed8c37fbf;GP0|#e355822b-63e6-4274-8c43-40d600e44b85;L0|#0e355822b-63e6-4274-8c43-40d600e44b85|Multiemployer;GP0|#a0ba362a-75db-4f82-b138-fd0b36cdfbad;L0|#0a0ba362a-75db-4f82-b138-fd0b36cdfbad|Public Employee2014-10-23T16:30:00Z2014-10-27T03:00:00ZHalifax, NSProgListing
Certificate in Canadian Benefit Planshttp://www.ifebp.org/education/certificateprograms/canadianbenefitplansCertificate in Canadian Benefit PlansGP0|#2c81d528-8196-48a2-b882-cf58a9d5454e;L0|#02c81d528-8196-48a2-b882-cf58a9d5454e|Corporate;GTSet|#12d788d7-94f8-4469-a309-465ed8c37fbf;GP0|#0b4ee807-e3b0-4a66-a8a3-f8cc3a75cae2;L0|#00b4ee807-e3b0-4a66-a8a3-f8cc3a75cae2|Canada;GP0|#15cd74bc-29b5-4996-a1db-d394214a3ac6;L0|#015cd74bc-29b5-4996-a1db-d394214a3ac6|United States2014-10-27T16:30:00Z2014-10-30T03:00:00ZVancouver, BCProgListingCertificate

October 23-26, 2014
Halifax, Nova Scotia​
Industry News

 Health Regulatory News

 

 

ERISA Advisory Council Teleconference Meeting Scheduled for September 29, 2014; Statements Due September 22http://www.ifebp.org/news/regulatoryupdates/Pages/ERISA-Council-Teleconf-Sept2014.aspxERISA Advisory Council Teleconference Meeting Scheduled for September 29, 2014; Statements Due September 22GP0|#2c81d528-8196-48a2-b882-cf58a9d5454e;L0|#02c81d528-8196-48a2-b882-cf58a9d5454e|Corporate;GTSet|#12d788d7-94f8-4469-a309-465ed8c37fbf;GP0|#e355822b-63e6-4274-8c43-40d600e44b85;L0|#0e355822b-63e6-4274-8c43-40d600e44b85|Multiemployer;GP0|#15cd74bc-29b5-4996-a1db-d394214a3ac6;L0|#015cd74bc-29b5-4996-a1db-d394214a3ac6|United States
IRS Webcast for Government Employers on ACA's Information Reporting of Minimum Essential Coverage Scheduled for September 9http://www.ifebp.org/news/regulatoryupdates/Pages/IRS-Webcast-Information-Reporting-Minimum-Essential-Coverage.aspxIRS Webcast for Government Employers on ACA's Information Reporting of Minimum Essential Coverage Scheduled for September 9GP0|#a0ba362a-75db-4f82-b138-fd0b36cdfbad;L0|#0a0ba362a-75db-4f82-b138-fd0b36cdfbad|Public Employee;GTSet|#12d788d7-94f8-4469-a309-465ed8c37fbf;GP0|#15cd74bc-29b5-4996-a1db-d394214a3ac6;L0|#015cd74bc-29b5-4996-a1db-d394214a3ac6|United States
HHS Issues Two Sets of Rules on Religious Exemption from Mandated Contraceptive Coverage; Comments Due October 21 and 27http://www.ifebp.org/news/regulatoryupdates/Pages/HHS-Religious-Exemption-Mandated-Contraceptive-Coverage.aspxHHS Issues Two Sets of Rules on Religious Exemption from Mandated Contraceptive Coverage; Comments Due October 21 and 27GP0|#15cd74bc-29b5-4996-a1db-d394214a3ac6;L0|#015cd74bc-29b5-4996-a1db-d394214a3ac6|United States;GTSet|#12d788d7-94f8-4469-a309-465ed8c37fbf;GP0|#2c81d528-8196-48a2-b882-cf58a9d5454e;L0|#02c81d528-8196-48a2-b882-cf58a9d5454e|Corporate;GP0|#e355822b-63e6-4274-8c43-40d600e44b85;L0|#0e355822b-63e6-4274-8c43-40d600e44b85|Multiemployer;GP0|#a0ba362a-75db-4f82-b138-fd0b36cdfbad;L0|#0a0ba362a-75db-4f82-b138-fd0b36cdfbad|Public Employee
GASB Deliberates Fiduciary Fund Disclosures and Liabilities Recognitionhttp://www.ifebp.org/news/regulatoryupdates/Pages/GASB-Deliberates-Fiduciary-Fund-Disclosures-and-Liabilities-Recognition.aspxGASB Deliberates Fiduciary Fund Disclosures and Liabilities RecognitionGP0|#a0ba362a-75db-4f82-b138-fd0b36cdfbad;L0|#0a0ba362a-75db-4f82-b138-fd0b36cdfbad|Public Employee;GTSet|#12d788d7-94f8-4469-a309-465ed8c37fbf;GP0|#15cd74bc-29b5-4996-a1db-d394214a3ac6;L0|#015cd74bc-29b5-4996-a1db-d394214a3ac6|United States
Canada Revenue Agency Updates GST and HST Treatment of Insurance Claims Guidancehttp://www.ifebp.org/news/regulatoryupdates/Pages/Canada-Revenue-Agency-Updates-GST-and-HST-Treatment-of-Insurance-Claims-Guidance.aspxCanada Revenue Agency Updates GST and HST Treatment of Insurance Claims GuidanceGP0|#0b4ee807-e3b0-4a66-a8a3-f8cc3a75cae2;L0|#00b4ee807-e3b0-4a66-a8a3-f8cc3a75cae2|Canada;GTSet|#12d788d7-94f8-4469-a309-465ed8c37fbf

 Retirement Regulatory News

 

 

IRS Issues Proposed Rule on Disbursements from Roth Accounts to Multiple Designations; Comments Requestedhttp://www.ifebp.org/news/regulatoryupdates/Pages/IRS-proposed-rule-Roth-allocations.aspxIRS Issues Proposed Rule on Disbursements from Roth Accounts to Multiple Designations; Comments RequestedGP0|#15cd74bc-29b5-4996-a1db-d394214a3ac6;L0|#015cd74bc-29b5-4996-a1db-d394214a3ac6|United States;GTSet|#12d788d7-94f8-4469-a309-465ed8c37fbf;GP0|#2c81d528-8196-48a2-b882-cf58a9d5454e;L0|#02c81d528-8196-48a2-b882-cf58a9d5454e|Corporate;GP0|#a0ba362a-75db-4f82-b138-fd0b36cdfbad;L0|#0a0ba362a-75db-4f82-b138-fd0b36cdfbad|Public Employee
IRS Issues Final and Proposed Regulations on Hybrid Retirement Plans; Comments Requestedhttp://www.ifebp.org/news/regulatoryupdates/Pages/Hybrid-plans-final-and-transitional-rules.aspxIRS Issues Final and Proposed Regulations on Hybrid Retirement Plans; Comments RequestedGP0|#15cd74bc-29b5-4996-a1db-d394214a3ac6;L0|#015cd74bc-29b5-4996-a1db-d394214a3ac6|United States;GTSet|#12d788d7-94f8-4469-a309-465ed8c37fbf;GP0|#2c81d528-8196-48a2-b882-cf58a9d5454e;L0|#02c81d528-8196-48a2-b882-cf58a9d5454e|Corporate;GP0|#e355822b-63e6-4274-8c43-40d600e44b85;L0|#0e355822b-63e6-4274-8c43-40d600e44b85|Multiemployer;GP0|#a0ba362a-75db-4f82-b138-fd0b36cdfbad;L0|#0a0ba362a-75db-4f82-b138-fd0b36cdfbad|Public Employee
Social Security Administration Resumes Mailing Periodic Benefit Statementshttp://www.ifebp.org/news/regulatoryupdates/Pages/SSA-Sending-Statements.aspxSocial Security Administration Resumes Mailing Periodic Benefit StatementsGP0|#15cd74bc-29b5-4996-a1db-d394214a3ac6;L0|#015cd74bc-29b5-4996-a1db-d394214a3ac6|United States;GTSet|#12d788d7-94f8-4469-a309-465ed8c37fbf;GP0|#2c81d528-8196-48a2-b882-cf58a9d5454e;L0|#02c81d528-8196-48a2-b882-cf58a9d5454e|Corporate;GP0|#e355822b-63e6-4274-8c43-40d600e44b85;L0|#0e355822b-63e6-4274-8c43-40d600e44b85|Multiemployer;GP0|#a0ba362a-75db-4f82-b138-fd0b36cdfbad;L0|#0a0ba362a-75db-4f82-b138-fd0b36cdfbad|Public Employee
IRS Guidance on Pension Funding Stabilization under HATFAhttp://www.ifebp.org/news/regulatoryupdates/Pages/IRS-Guidance-on-Pension-Funding-Stabilization-under-HATFA.aspxIRS Guidance on Pension Funding Stabilization under HATFAGP0|#2c81d528-8196-48a2-b882-cf58a9d5454e;L0|#02c81d528-8196-48a2-b882-cf58a9d5454e|Corporate;GTSet|#12d788d7-94f8-4469-a309-465ed8c37fbf;GP0|#15cd74bc-29b5-4996-a1db-d394214a3ac6;L0|#015cd74bc-29b5-4996-a1db-d394214a3ac6|United States
Statistics Canada Reports Market Value of Employer-sponsored Pension Funds Increased 5.3% in First Quarter 2014http://www.ifebp.org/news/regulatoryupdates/Pages/Statistics-Canada-Employer-Pension-Funds-Increased-5-3-First-Quarter-2014.aspxStatistics Canada Reports Market Value of Employer-sponsored Pension Funds Increased 5.3% in First Quarter 2014GP0|#0b4ee807-e3b0-4a66-a8a3-f8cc3a75cae2;L0|#00b4ee807-e3b0-4a66-a8a3-f8cc3a75cae2|Canada;GTSet|#12d788d7-94f8-4469-a309-465ed8c37fbf

 General/HR Regulatory News

 

 

CEIC Announces EI Maximum Insurable Earnings Increases to $49,500 in 2015http://www.ifebp.org/news/regulatoryupdates/Pages/Canada-EI-2015-Maximum-Insurable-Earnings.aspxCEIC Announces EI Maximum Insurable Earnings Increases to $49,500 in 2015GP0|#0b4ee807-e3b0-4a66-a8a3-f8cc3a75cae2;L0|#00b4ee807-e3b0-4a66-a8a3-f8cc3a75cae2|Canada;GTSet|#12d788d7-94f8-4469-a309-465ed8c37fbf
ERISA Advisory Council Teleconference Meeting Scheduled for September 29, 2014; Statements Due September 22http://www.ifebp.org/news/regulatoryupdates/Pages/ERISA-Council-Teleconf-Sept2014.aspxERISA Advisory Council Teleconference Meeting Scheduled for September 29, 2014; Statements Due September 22GP0|#2c81d528-8196-48a2-b882-cf58a9d5454e;L0|#02c81d528-8196-48a2-b882-cf58a9d5454e|Corporate;GTSet|#12d788d7-94f8-4469-a309-465ed8c37fbf;GP0|#e355822b-63e6-4274-8c43-40d600e44b85;L0|#0e355822b-63e6-4274-8c43-40d600e44b85|Multiemployer;GP0|#15cd74bc-29b5-4996-a1db-d394214a3ac6;L0|#015cd74bc-29b5-4996-a1db-d394214a3ac6|United States
ERISA Advisory Council Meeting Scheduled for August 19-21, 2014; Statements Due August 12http://www.ifebp.org/news/regulatoryupdates/Pages/ERISA-CouncilMtg-Aug2014.aspxERISA Advisory Council Meeting Scheduled for August 19-21, 2014; Statements Due August 12GP0|#2c81d528-8196-48a2-b882-cf58a9d5454e;L0|#02c81d528-8196-48a2-b882-cf58a9d5454e|Corporate;GTSet|#12d788d7-94f8-4469-a309-465ed8c37fbf;GP0|#e355822b-63e6-4274-8c43-40d600e44b85;L0|#0e355822b-63e6-4274-8c43-40d600e44b85|Multiemployer;GP0|#15cd74bc-29b5-4996-a1db-d394214a3ac6;L0|#015cd74bc-29b5-4996-a1db-d394214a3ac6|United States
Joint FASB/IASB Videoconference Board Meeting Scheduled for July 23http://www.ifebp.org/news/regulatoryupdates/Pages/FASB-IASB-Videoconference-Board-Meeting-July-23.aspxJoint FASB/IASB Videoconference Board Meeting Scheduled for July 23GP0|#15cd74bc-29b5-4996-a1db-d394214a3ac6;L0|#015cd74bc-29b5-4996-a1db-d394214a3ac6|United States;GTSet|#12d788d7-94f8-4469-a309-465ed8c37fbf;GP0|#2c81d528-8196-48a2-b882-cf58a9d5454e;L0|#02c81d528-8196-48a2-b882-cf58a9d5454e|Corporate;GP0|#e355822b-63e6-4274-8c43-40d600e44b85;L0|#0e355822b-63e6-4274-8c43-40d600e44b85|Multiemployer;GP0|#a0ba362a-75db-4f82-b138-fd0b36cdfbad;L0|#0a0ba362a-75db-4f82-b138-fd0b36cdfbad|Public Employee
EEOC Updates Enforcement Guidance On Pregnancy Discriminationhttp://www.ifebp.org/news/regulatoryupdates/Pages/EEOC-Updates-Enforcement-Guidance-On-Pregnancy-Discrimination.aspxEEOC Updates Enforcement Guidance On Pregnancy DiscriminationGP0|#15cd74bc-29b5-4996-a1db-d394214a3ac6;L0|#015cd74bc-29b5-4996-a1db-d394214a3ac6|United States;GTSet|#12d788d7-94f8-4469-a309-465ed8c37fbf;GP0|#2c81d528-8196-48a2-b882-cf58a9d5454e;L0|#02c81d528-8196-48a2-b882-cf58a9d5454e|Corporate;GP0|#e355822b-63e6-4274-8c43-40d600e44b85;L0|#0e355822b-63e6-4274-8c43-40d600e44b85|Multiemployer;GP0|#a0ba362a-75db-4f82-b138-fd0b36cdfbad;L0|#0a0ba362a-75db-4f82-b138-fd0b36cdfbad|Public Employee

 Canadian Regulatory News

 

 

CEIC Announces EI Maximum Insurable Earnings Increases to $49,500 in 2015http://www.ifebp.org/news/regulatoryupdates/Pages/Canada-EI-2015-Maximum-Insurable-Earnings.aspxCEIC Announces EI Maximum Insurable Earnings Increases to $49,500 in 2015GP0|#0b4ee807-e3b0-4a66-a8a3-f8cc3a75cae2;L0|#00b4ee807-e3b0-4a66-a8a3-f8cc3a75cae2|Canada;GTSet|#12d788d7-94f8-4469-a309-465ed8c37fbf
Statistics Canada Reports Market Value of Employer-sponsored Pension Funds Increased 5.3% in First Quarter 2014http://www.ifebp.org/news/regulatoryupdates/Pages/Statistics-Canada-Employer-Pension-Funds-Increased-5-3-First-Quarter-2014.aspxStatistics Canada Reports Market Value of Employer-sponsored Pension Funds Increased 5.3% in First Quarter 2014GP0|#0b4ee807-e3b0-4a66-a8a3-f8cc3a75cae2;L0|#00b4ee807-e3b0-4a66-a8a3-f8cc3a75cae2|Canada;GTSet|#12d788d7-94f8-4469-a309-465ed8c37fbf
Department of Finance Consults on Draft Tax Legislation; Comments Due September 28http://www.ifebp.org/news/regulatoryupdates/Pages/DeptFin-TaxConsult-Sep2014.aspxDepartment of Finance Consults on Draft Tax Legislation; Comments Due September 28GP0|#0b4ee807-e3b0-4a66-a8a3-f8cc3a75cae2;L0|#00b4ee807-e3b0-4a66-a8a3-f8cc3a75cae2|Canada;GTSet|#12d788d7-94f8-4469-a309-465ed8c37fbf
Statistics Canada Releases Report on Registered Pension Plans for 2012http://www.ifebp.org/news/regulatoryupdates/Pages/Statistics-Canada-Pension-plans-2012.aspxStatistics Canada Releases Report on Registered Pension Plans for 2012GP0|#0b4ee807-e3b0-4a66-a8a3-f8cc3a75cae2;L0|#00b4ee807-e3b0-4a66-a8a3-f8cc3a75cae2|Canada;GTSet|#12d788d7-94f8-4469-a309-465ed8c37fbf
OFSI Releases Actuarial Report on the Old Age Security Program http://www.ifebp.org/news/regulatoryupdates/Pages/OFSI-Releases-Actuarial-Report-on-the-Old-Age-Security-Program-.aspxOFSI Releases Actuarial Report on the Old Age Security Program GP0|#0b4ee807-e3b0-4a66-a8a3-f8cc3a75cae2;L0|#00b4ee807-e3b0-4a66-a8a3-f8cc3a75cae2|Canada;GTSet|#12d788d7-94f8-4469-a309-465ed8c37fbf

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Foundations of Trust Management Standards (FTMS™)http://www.ifebp.org/education/certificateprograms/foundationsfortrustees/Pages/14f2.aspxFoundations of Trust Management Standards (FTMS™)GP0|#e355822b-63e6-4274-8c43-40d600e44b85;L0|#0e355822b-63e6-4274-8c43-40d600e44b85|Multiemployer;GTSet|#12d788d7-94f8-4469-a309-465ed8c37fbf;GP0|#a0ba362a-75db-4f82-b138-fd0b36cdfbad;L0|#0a0ba362a-75db-4f82-b138-fd0b36cdfbad|Public Employee;GP0|#0b4ee807-e3b0-4a66-a8a3-f8cc3a75cae2;L0|#00b4ee807-e3b0-4a66-a8a3-f8cc3a75cae2|Canada2014-10-23T16:30:00Z2014-10-26T03:00:00ZHalifax, NSProgListingCertificate
ATMS™ - Advanced Trust Management Standards - Full Programhttp://www.ifebp.org/education/certificateprograms/atms/schedule/Pages/1492atms.aspxATMS™ - Advanced Trust Management Standards - Full ProgramGP0|#0b4ee807-e3b0-4a66-a8a3-f8cc3a75cae2;L0|#00b4ee807-e3b0-4a66-a8a3-f8cc3a75cae2|Canada;GTSet|#12d788d7-94f8-4469-a309-465ed8c37fbf;GP0|#e355822b-63e6-4274-8c43-40d600e44b85;L0|#0e355822b-63e6-4274-8c43-40d600e44b85|Multiemployer;GP0|#a0ba362a-75db-4f82-b138-fd0b36cdfbad;L0|#0a0ba362a-75db-4f82-b138-fd0b36cdfbad|Public Employee2014-10-23T16:30:00Z2014-10-27T03:00:00ZHalifax, NSProgListing
Certificate in Canadian Benefit Planshttp://www.ifebp.org/education/certificateprograms/canadianbenefitplansCertificate in Canadian Benefit PlansGP0|#2c81d528-8196-48a2-b882-cf58a9d5454e;L0|#02c81d528-8196-48a2-b882-cf58a9d5454e|Corporate;GTSet|#12d788d7-94f8-4469-a309-465ed8c37fbf;GP0|#0b4ee807-e3b0-4a66-a8a3-f8cc3a75cae2;L0|#00b4ee807-e3b0-4a66-a8a3-f8cc3a75cae2|Canada;GP0|#15cd74bc-29b5-4996-a1db-d394214a3ac6;L0|#015cd74bc-29b5-4996-a1db-d394214a3ac6|United States2014-10-27T16:30:00Z2014-10-30T03:00:00ZVancouver, BCProgListingCertificate

November 23-26, 2014
Phoenix, Arizona

 Multiemployer Programs

 

 

Foundations of Trust Management Standards (FTMS™)http://www.ifebp.org/education/certificateprograms/foundationsfortrustees/Pages/14f2.aspxFoundations of Trust Management Standards (FTMS™)GP0|#e355822b-63e6-4274-8c43-40d600e44b85;L0|#0e355822b-63e6-4274-8c43-40d600e44b85|Multiemployer;GTSet|#12d788d7-94f8-4469-a309-465ed8c37fbf;GP0|#a0ba362a-75db-4f82-b138-fd0b36cdfbad;L0|#0a0ba362a-75db-4f82-b138-fd0b36cdfbad|Public Employee;GP0|#0b4ee807-e3b0-4a66-a8a3-f8cc3a75cae2;L0|#00b4ee807-e3b0-4a66-a8a3-f8cc3a75cae2|Canada2014-10-23T16:30:00Z2014-10-26T03:00:00ZHalifax, NSProgListingCertificate
ATMS™ - Advanced Trust Management Standards - Full Programhttp://www.ifebp.org/education/certificateprograms/atms/schedule/Pages/1492atms.aspxATMS™ - Advanced Trust Management Standards - Full ProgramGP0|#0b4ee807-e3b0-4a66-a8a3-f8cc3a75cae2;L0|#00b4ee807-e3b0-4a66-a8a3-f8cc3a75cae2|Canada;GTSet|#12d788d7-94f8-4469-a309-465ed8c37fbf;GP0|#e355822b-63e6-4274-8c43-40d600e44b85;L0|#0e355822b-63e6-4274-8c43-40d600e44b85|Multiemployer;GP0|#a0ba362a-75db-4f82-b138-fd0b36cdfbad;L0|#0a0ba362a-75db-4f82-b138-fd0b36cdfbad|Public Employee2014-10-23T16:30:00Z2014-10-27T03:00:00ZHalifax, NSProgListing
ATMS™ - Advanced Trust Management Standards - Session Ahttp://www.ifebp.org/education/certificateprograms/atms/schedule/Pages/1484atms.aspxATMS™ - Advanced Trust Management Standards - Session AGP0|#0b4ee807-e3b0-4a66-a8a3-f8cc3a75cae2;L0|#00b4ee807-e3b0-4a66-a8a3-f8cc3a75cae2|Canada;GTSet|#12d788d7-94f8-4469-a309-465ed8c37fbf;GP0|#e355822b-63e6-4274-8c43-40d600e44b85;L0|#0e355822b-63e6-4274-8c43-40d600e44b85|Multiemployer;GP0|#a0ba362a-75db-4f82-b138-fd0b36cdfbad;L0|#0a0ba362a-75db-4f82-b138-fd0b36cdfbad|Public Employee2014-11-22T06:00:00Z2014-11-23T06:00:00ZPhoenix, AZProgListing

October 23-26, 2014
Halifax, Nova Scotia​

 Public Employee Programs

 

 

Foundations of Trust Management Standards (FTMS™)http://www.ifebp.org/education/certificateprograms/foundationsfortrustees/Pages/14f2.aspxFoundations of Trust Management Standards (FTMS™)GP0|#e355822b-63e6-4274-8c43-40d600e44b85;L0|#0e355822b-63e6-4274-8c43-40d600e44b85|Multiemployer;GTSet|#12d788d7-94f8-4469-a309-465ed8c37fbf;GP0|#a0ba362a-75db-4f82-b138-fd0b36cdfbad;L0|#0a0ba362a-75db-4f82-b138-fd0b36cdfbad|Public Employee;GP0|#0b4ee807-e3b0-4a66-a8a3-f8cc3a75cae2;L0|#00b4ee807-e3b0-4a66-a8a3-f8cc3a75cae2|Canada2014-10-23T16:30:00Z2014-10-26T03:00:00ZHalifax, NSProgListingCertificate
ATMS™ - Advanced Trust Management Standards - Full Programhttp://www.ifebp.org/education/certificateprograms/atms/schedule/Pages/1492atms.aspxATMS™ - Advanced Trust Management Standards - Full ProgramGP0|#0b4ee807-e3b0-4a66-a8a3-f8cc3a75cae2;L0|#00b4ee807-e3b0-4a66-a8a3-f8cc3a75cae2|Canada;GTSet|#12d788d7-94f8-4469-a309-465ed8c37fbf;GP0|#e355822b-63e6-4274-8c43-40d600e44b85;L0|#0e355822b-63e6-4274-8c43-40d600e44b85|Multiemployer;GP0|#a0ba362a-75db-4f82-b138-fd0b36cdfbad;L0|#0a0ba362a-75db-4f82-b138-fd0b36cdfbad|Public Employee2014-10-23T16:30:00Z2014-10-27T03:00:00ZHalifax, NSProgListing
ATMS™ - Advanced Trust Management Standards - Session Ahttp://www.ifebp.org/education/certificateprograms/atms/schedule/Pages/1484atms.aspxATMS™ - Advanced Trust Management Standards - Session AGP0|#0b4ee807-e3b0-4a66-a8a3-f8cc3a75cae2;L0|#00b4ee807-e3b0-4a66-a8a3-f8cc3a75cae2|Canada;GTSet|#12d788d7-94f8-4469-a309-465ed8c37fbf;GP0|#e355822b-63e6-4274-8c43-40d600e44b85;L0|#0e355822b-63e6-4274-8c43-40d600e44b85|Multiemployer;GP0|#a0ba362a-75db-4f82-b138-fd0b36cdfbad;L0|#0a0ba362a-75db-4f82-b138-fd0b36cdfbad|Public Employee2014-11-22T06:00:00Z2014-11-23T06:00:00ZPhoenix, AZProgListing

November 23-26, 2014
Phoenix, Arizona

 Corporate Programs

 

 

Certificate in Canadian Benefit Planshttp://www.ifebp.org/education/certificateprograms/canadianbenefitplansCertificate in Canadian Benefit PlansGP0|#2c81d528-8196-48a2-b882-cf58a9d5454e;L0|#02c81d528-8196-48a2-b882-cf58a9d5454e|Corporate;GTSet|#12d788d7-94f8-4469-a309-465ed8c37fbf;GP0|#0b4ee807-e3b0-4a66-a8a3-f8cc3a75cae2;L0|#00b4ee807-e3b0-4a66-a8a3-f8cc3a75cae2|Canada;GP0|#15cd74bc-29b5-4996-a1db-d394214a3ac6;L0|#015cd74bc-29b5-4996-a1db-d394214a3ac6|United States2014-10-27T16:30:00Z2014-10-30T03:00:00ZVancouver, BCProgListingCertificate
Canadian Health and Wellness Innovations Conferencehttp://www.ifebp.org/education/schedule/Pages/1503canHWinnovations.aspxCanadian Health and Wellness Innovations ConferenceGP0|#2c81d528-8196-48a2-b882-cf58a9d5454e;L0|#02c81d528-8196-48a2-b882-cf58a9d5454e|Corporate;GTSet|#12d788d7-94f8-4469-a309-465ed8c37fbf;GP0|#e355822b-63e6-4274-8c43-40d600e44b85;L0|#0e355822b-63e6-4274-8c43-40d600e44b85|Multiemployer;GP0|#a0ba362a-75db-4f82-b138-fd0b36cdfbad;L0|#0a0ba362a-75db-4f82-b138-fd0b36cdfbad|Public Employee;GP0|#0b4ee807-e3b0-4a66-a8a3-f8cc3a75cae2;L0|#00b4ee807-e3b0-4a66-a8a3-f8cc3a75cae2|Canada;GP0|#15cd74bc-29b5-4996-a1db-d394214a3ac6;L0|#015cd74bc-29b5-4996-a1db-d394214a3ac6|United States2015-02-22T06:00:00Z2015-02-25T06:00:00ZVictoria, BCProgListing
Portfolio Concepts and Managementhttp://www.ifebp.org/education/certificateprograms/wharton/portfolioconceptsPortfolio Concepts and ManagementGP0|#2c81d528-8196-48a2-b882-cf58a9d5454e;L0|#02c81d528-8196-48a2-b882-cf58a9d5454e|Corporate;GTSet|#12d788d7-94f8-4469-a309-465ed8c37fbf;GP0|#e355822b-63e6-4274-8c43-40d600e44b85;L0|#0e355822b-63e6-4274-8c43-40d600e44b85|Multiemployer;GP0|#a0ba362a-75db-4f82-b138-fd0b36cdfbad;L0|#0a0ba362a-75db-4f82-b138-fd0b36cdfbad|Public Employee;GP0|#0b4ee807-e3b0-4a66-a8a3-f8cc3a75cae2;L0|#00b4ee807-e3b0-4a66-a8a3-f8cc3a75cae2|Canada;GP0|#15cd74bc-29b5-4996-a1db-d394214a3ac6;L0|#015cd74bc-29b5-4996-a1db-d394214a3ac6|United States2015-04-27T05:00:00Z2015-04-30T05:00:00ZPhiladelphia, PAProgListingCertificate

October 27-29, 2014
Vancouver, British Columbia
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Industry News

 Regulatory News

 

 

CEIC Announces EI Maximum Insurable Earnings Increases to $49,500 in 2015http://www.ifebp.org/news/regulatoryupdates/Pages/Canada-EI-2015-Maximum-Insurable-Earnings.aspxCEIC Announces EI Maximum Insurable Earnings Increases to $49,500 in 2015GP0|#0b4ee807-e3b0-4a66-a8a3-f8cc3a75cae2;L0|#00b4ee807-e3b0-4a66-a8a3-f8cc3a75cae2|Canada;GTSet|#12d788d7-94f8-4469-a309-465ed8c37fbf
Statistics Canada Reports Market Value of Employer-sponsored Pension Funds Increased 5.3% in First Quarter 2014http://www.ifebp.org/news/regulatoryupdates/Pages/Statistics-Canada-Employer-Pension-Funds-Increased-5-3-First-Quarter-2014.aspxStatistics Canada Reports Market Value of Employer-sponsored Pension Funds Increased 5.3% in First Quarter 2014GP0|#0b4ee807-e3b0-4a66-a8a3-f8cc3a75cae2;L0|#00b4ee807-e3b0-4a66-a8a3-f8cc3a75cae2|Canada;GTSet|#12d788d7-94f8-4469-a309-465ed8c37fbf
CRA Updates FAQs From Webinar on Steps to Register and Administer PRPPshttp://www.ifebp.org/news/regulatoryupdates/Pages/CRA-and-OSFI-Host-Webinar-on-Steps-to-Register-and-Administer-PRPPs-on-March-18.aspxCRA Updates FAQs From Webinar on Steps to Register and Administer PRPPsGP0|#0b4ee807-e3b0-4a66-a8a3-f8cc3a75cae2;L0|#00b4ee807-e3b0-4a66-a8a3-f8cc3a75cae2|Canada;GTSet|#12d788d7-94f8-4469-a309-465ed8c37fbf
Department of Finance Consults on Draft Tax Legislation; Comments Due September 28http://www.ifebp.org/news/regulatoryupdates/Pages/DeptFin-TaxConsult-Sep2014.aspxDepartment of Finance Consults on Draft Tax Legislation; Comments Due September 28GP0|#0b4ee807-e3b0-4a66-a8a3-f8cc3a75cae2;L0|#00b4ee807-e3b0-4a66-a8a3-f8cc3a75cae2|Canada;GTSet|#12d788d7-94f8-4469-a309-465ed8c37fbf
Statistics Canada Releases Report on Registered Pension Plans for 2012http://www.ifebp.org/news/regulatoryupdates/Pages/Statistics-Canada-Pension-plans-2012.aspxStatistics Canada Releases Report on Registered Pension Plans for 2012GP0|#0b4ee807-e3b0-4a66-a8a3-f8cc3a75cae2;L0|#00b4ee807-e3b0-4a66-a8a3-f8cc3a75cae2|Canada;GTSet|#12d788d7-94f8-4469-a309-465ed8c37fbf