Designed for Savings is packed with plan data, trends and analysis – and continues to provide the most comprehensive look at capital accumulation plans in Canada.
Designed for Savings 2017: Industry Reports gains its insights and significance from the robust data on which our analysis is based. There's nothing else like it in Canada, with each report drawing on information from the largest database of plans and plan member behaviour in the country – nearly 5,000 plans representing more than 1.3 million plan members with more than $82 billion in assets under management.
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- Academic Institutions
- Associations & Affiliations (Incl. First Nations)
- Consumer Discretionary Firms
- Consumer Staples Firms
- Energy Firms
- Financial Firms
- Healthcare Services Firms
- Industrial Firms
- Materials Firms
- Professional Services Firms
- Small Business Firms
- Technology Firms
This sector includes universities, colleges, private schools, school boards, and libraries.
The Associations & Affiliations sector includes clubs, associations, churches, religious groups, First Nations, and non-profit organizations.
This sector includes industries covering automobiles, automobile components, distributors, specialty retail, media, hotels, restaurants and leisure.
This sector includes industries covering food products, household products, personal products, beverages, food and staples retail.
This sector includes oil and gas extraction businesses as well as other types of energy companies (electrical, batteries, wind, etc.), and also includes related employers who support the industry through transportation, maintenance, service, etc.
This sector includes industries covering banking, diversified financial services, insurance, distributors of financial products and services and real estate management and development.
This sector includes firms covering biotechnology, healthcare providers and services, healthcare equipment and supplies and pharmaceuticals.
The sector includes industries covering aerospace and defense, air freight and logistics, airlines, building products, commercial services and supplies, construction and engineering, electrical equipment, machinery, marine, road and rail, trading companies and distributors, as well as transportation infrastructure firms.
This sector includes industries covering chemicals, construction materials, containers and packaging, metals and mining, paper and forest products.
This sector includes industries primarily covering consulting, accounting and law firms.
In this report, we provide results from our universe that are specific to employers with less than 200 plan members.
This sector includes industries covering communications equipment, computers and peripherals, electronic equipment and instruments, internet software and services, IT services and software.