News BriefsCFOs pension concerns linger • Professor shortage looming • Man. comp system in transition • Top court to review B.C. labour law • Telus-union battle heats upBy 05/09/2005|Canadian HR Reporter|Last Updated: 05/09/2005 CFOs pension concerns lingerToronto — Many Canadian chief financial officers fear their pension headaches will not be cured anytime soon. The survey of 77 CFOs by consulting firm Watson Wyatt revealed a more pessimistic mood than last year, with 43 per cent of respondents saying underfunding problems will continue beyond the next few years. Just 20 per cent felt that way last year. “Although solvency levels are moving in the right direction, the improvement is largely due to the extra contributions that many plan sponsors have been making toward their pension deficits,” said Ian Markham of Watson Wyatt. Professor shortage loomingToronto To Read the Full Story, Subscribe or Sign In Remember Me Forgot Password If you are a current Subscriber, please click here to set-up or update your login information.