Encouraging Retirement Planning through Behavioural Insights

As part of the Ontario Securities Commission’s strategy and action plan to respond to the needs and priorities of Ontario seniors, described in OSC- Staff Notice 11-779, Seniors Strategy (the Seniors Strategy), we have published Encouraging Retirement Planning through Behavioural Insights, a research report that identifies behaviourally informed ways that government, regulators, employers, and financial institutions can encourage retirement planning. The report also includes the results of a randomized experiment that evaluated several of the approaches proposed in the report. ….[READ]