These posts are related to the topic of this conference

Geopolitics ranked top risk for pension funds: survey

|

Pension funds view geopolitical risk as the top risk to the financial system, followed by economic risk and climate risk, according to the Global Risk ...

What lies ahead for pension funds in 2020?

|

Institutional investors are grappling with historic levels of geopolitical tension, with multiple pain points contributing to a shifting macroeconomic landscape. But amid the whooshing sounds of ...

Coronavirus poses tough challenge for economic policymakers

|

The fast-moving coronavirus isn’t just confounding health officials. It’s also bedevilling policymakers and central bankers who are struggling to assess the economic damage from an ...

Despite bull market, CAP income replacement levels dropped in past decade: report

|

The gross income replacement levels for a typical capital accumulation plan have decreased by more than 10 per cent during the past 11-year bull market, according to ...

PRI reporting deadline: A race to the finish line in 2020

|

There is nothing like a deadline to focus the mind. Asset owners and managers who are signatories of the United Nations-supported Principles for Responsible Investments have ...

BBB-rated corporate bonds representing larger part of Canadian market

|

BBB-rated corporate bonds are becoming a bigger part of the Canadian market, according to an analysis by FTSE Russell. In particular, at the end of January ...

Ontario Teachers’ Pension Plan signs US$300M investment deal with New Gold

|

The Ontario Teachers’ Pension Plan has signed a US$300-million deal investment deal with New Gold Inc. Under the agreement, the pension fund will acquire a 46 per ...

Laying the foundation for real estate investing

|

As alternative asset classes continue to be a major area of interest for institutional investors, considering the benefits and drawbacks of real estate as an ...

Caisse provides subordinated private debt financing to Meridian

|

The Caisse de dépôt et placement du Québec is closing a $125 million financing deal with Canadian credit union, Meridian. The investment takes the form of subordinated private debt, with ...

Caisse completes purchase of B.C. docks

|

The Caisse de dépôt et placement du Québec World, through its investment in DP World, has completed the purchase of Fraser Surrey Docks. The closing of the ...

Contex Group Inc.