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AIMCo enters partnership to build AI, machine learning applications for investment management

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The Alberta Investment Management Corp. is partnering with machine learning company AltaML Inc., to build artificial intelligence and machine learning applications for the investment management ...

Investors call on General Motors for transparency on lobbying

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Almost a third of General Motors Inc. investors with nearly $2 trillion in total assets under management voted in favour of a shareholder resolution last ...

PSP posts 7.1% return for fiscal 2019

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The Public Sector Pension Investment Board reported a net return of 7.1 per cent at the end of its last fiscal year, ending March 31, 2019. The ...

Active management paying off at CPPIB, not as much at PSP

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While taking an active approach to investment management is paying off for the Canada Pension Plan Investment Board, the Public Sector Pension Investment Board’s actively ...

Ontario launches new pension, financial services regulator

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The Ontario government is combining two agencies to create one pension and financial services regulator aside from securities. As of June 8, the Financial Services Regulatory ...

Are you overlooking culture as a competitive edge?

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Although culture is a differentiator in determining successful investment management firms of the future, only a few asset managers measure and actively manage their culture, ...

Using cheap stimulus to increase investor sentiment in China

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With just a modest boost to credit, the Chinese government succeeded in strengthening investor sentiment and stabilizing real economic activity during the first quarter of ...

Market value of pension assets declined in Q4 2018: StatsCan

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The market value of Canadian trusteed pension fund assets decreased by 1.3 per cent in Q4 2018 compared to the previous quarter, landing at $1.87 ...

Can Canadian farmland be a hedge on climate change?

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Canadian farmland can be a hedge on climate change, says Bernice Miedzinski, president of StarBridge Capital Ltd. To support this, she notes many crops need water ...

LSEG acquires Beyond Ratings

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The London Stock Exchange Group has acquired Beyond Ratings to add to its information services business, including FTSE Russell. As a provider of environmental, social and governance data ...

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