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Does hiring sub-advisors abroad improve international mutual fund performance? Last Thursday night, a paper seeking to answer this question was awarded the CFA Society Toronto and ...

Ontario’s new DB funding rules should base PfAD on plan’s asset mix: ACPM

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In Ontario’s new defined benefit plan funding rules, the provisions for adverse deviation should be based on the plan’s asset mix, and a riskier asset ...

Alberta’s Local Authorities Pension Plan gains independence

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On March 1, 2019, Alberta’s Local Authorities Pension Plan gained independence from the government by becoming a jointly sponsored pension plan. “The history of LAPP is ...

MSCI increasing weight of China A-shares in indexes

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MSCI Inc. will be increasing the weight of China A-shares in its indexes by upping the inclusion factor from five to 20 per cent in ...

Lessons in measuring carbon risk and opportunities in public equities

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Since publicly listed equities usually make up the largest portion of institutional investor portfolios, it’s critical they aren’t left out of impact investing, said Deirdre Cooper, portfolio ...

Navistar Canada buys group annuity contracts

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In a move protecting its defined benefit pension promise for the long haul, commercial vehicle manufacturer Navistar Canada is purchasing more than $300 million in group ...

Impact investing in public equities on the rise in Canada: report

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From the end of 2015 to the end of 2017, impact investing in Canada has grown by 81 per cent, representing $14.75 billion, according to a new ...

Canada lagging behind on ‘say on pay’

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While more shareholders have been putting their foot down on excessive chief executive officer pay, not enough progress has been made, according to a new ...

University staff, founders’ members vote in favour of new university pension plan

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Staff at Queen’s University, the University of Guelph, the University of Toronto and members of the United Steelworkers union have voted in favour of setting ...

Institutional ETF themes to watch in 2019

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While the bull market may not be over, more headwinds are on the way for U.S. equity markets over the next year — one of ...

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