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Vopak Terminals joining CAAT DBplus, OPSEU members joining OPTrust Select

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As part of a new collective agreement ratified earlier this year, employees at Vopak Terminals of Canada in Hamilton have joined the Colleges of Applied Arts ...

Caisse providing financing to Quebec-based higher education institution network

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The Caisse de dépôt et placement du Québec is providing a loan to LCI Education, a Quebec-based network of higher education institutions. The financing aims to help ...

Cadillac Fairview launches app to help shoppers

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Cadillac Fairview, the real estate investment arm of the Ontario Teachers’ Pension Plan, is launching a mobile app to help people use its shopping centres more safely and ...

Stocks preferred by retail investors outdoing hedge and mutual fund favourites

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Retail equity investors may be outperforming investors with far more expertise as markets grapple with the coronavirus fallout and recovery. A report from Goldman Sachs Group showed ...

Is the time right for pension funds to consider litigation finance?

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In the early days of litigation finance, most fund managers sold a concept and their own capabilities, but not much else. And risky strategies ...

Bâtirente grows AUM, pension membership in 2019

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Quebec-based pension fund Bâtirente reached $764.3 million in assets under management as of Dec. 31, 2019, an increase of 15.6 per cent on the previous ...

Caisse leveraging technology for investment, risk management

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The Caisse de dépôt et placement du Québec is introducing a new structure to maximize its impact in technology. The integrated approach aims to leverage technology for performance, ...

Bank of Canada has no immediate intentions to raise interest rates, Macklem says

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Canada’s new top central banker says the Bank of Canada has no intention to raise interest rates given the current economic circumstances created by the coronavirus ...

Charles Emond, Jean Raby to co-chair Investor Leadership Network’s CEO council

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The Investor Leadership Network is appointing Charles Emond, president and chief executive officer of the Caisse de dépôt et placement du Québec, and Jean Raby, CEO of Natixis ...

How will technology change investment landscape going forward?

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While technological change is accelerating at a rapid rate, the financial system isn’t keeping pace, says Campbell Harvey, professor of finance at Duke University’s Fuqua ...

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