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Is value investing still relevant?

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With a rough 2020 year-to-date, value investing’s recent poor performance follows over a decade of underperformance, leaving many to ask if it’s still relevant, according ...

Higher tax rates expected in Biden administration

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Former vice-president Joseph Biden will inherit an economy beleaguered by the battle against the coronavirus if he wins the election in November. The recession will ...

University Pension Plan names Barbara Zvan inaugural president, CEO

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The University Pension Plan’s board of trustees has named Barbara Zvan as the inaugural president and chief executive officer of the UPP. Established on Jan. 1, 2020, the ...

CPPIB appointing new board director, Caisse new head of liquid markets

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The Canada Pension Plan Investment Board is adding Boon Sim to its board of directors. Sim held senior leadership roles at Singapore-based investment house Temasek International ...

Caisse increases stake in Brazilian natural gas transport company

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The Caisse de dépôt et placement du Québec, along with French utility company Engie, is acquiring the remaining 10 per cent stake in  Transportadora Associada ...

How will coronavirus affect real estate investing long term?

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Institutional investors are grappling with the long-term implications of how the coronavirus pandemic will affect demand for various real estate sectors. Many real estate assets will remain under ...

Cirque’s adventure may end badly for Quebec institutional investors

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The purchase offer for Cirque du Soleil from its secured creditors risks eliminating Quebec’s longstanding presence as a shareholder and causing losses of tens of ...

OMERS acquiring stake in Australian electricity infrastructure company

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The Ontario Municipal Employees Retirement System is acquiring a 19.99 per cent stake in TransGrid, an Australian electricity infrastructure company. The organization’s high-voltage transmission network connects ...

ACPM calls for CAP automatic enrolment and escalation features in Ontario

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The Association of Canadian Pension Management is calling on the Ontario government to consider amending the Employment Standards Act and the Pension Benefits Act to ...

CPPIB buys shares of North American speciality food company

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Premium Brands Holdings Corp., which owns a broad range of food manufacturing and distribution businesses operating throughout the U.S. and Canada, has completed a private ...

Contex Group Inc.