New Zealand Superannuation

Are central banks running out of tools in their toolbox?    

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Central banks’ actions have gone too far and they’re running out of tools in their toolbox, according to Erik Weisman, chief economist at MFS Investment ...

Coastal GasLink pipeline investor AIMCo committed to closing deal despite protests

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The Alberta Investment Management Corp., an investment firm buying a stake in the Coastal GasLink pipeline, says it remains “committed” to the deal despite protester ...

CPPIB assets reach more than $420 billion in fiscal Q3

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The Canada Pension Plan Investment Board generated a net income of $14.5 billion for its third fiscal quarter, rounding out a 7.1 per cent return for ...

China virus outbreak chilling recovery for Asian economies

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The virus outbreak in China has put South Korea’s economy into an “emergency situation,” its president says. Japan is on the brink of recession and ...

Caisse investing further in Cirque de Soleil, becoming Alstom’s largest shareholder and selling part of stake in IT firm

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The Caisse de dépôt et placement du Québec is boosting its current investment in the Cirque du Soleil Entertainment Group. The investment will see the Caisse buy ...

OPTrust focuses on certainty in an uncertain environment

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Against a backdrop of uncertainty, the OPSEU Pension Trust is guided by an investment strategy with certainty at its core. In 2015, the plan introduced what ...

Has the value premium disappeared?

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Since the value premium was originally outlined by Eugene Fama and Kenneth French in the early 1990s, has it declined or disappeared in the U.S. ...

UTAM joins institutional investors calling on aviation sector to address climate change

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The University of Toronto Asset Management Corp. is teaming up with more than 120 institutional investors to call on the aviation sector to confront the ...

401(k)s hit records as workers sock away more, stocks jump

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The average 401(k) balance rose 17 per cent last year to $112,300 from the end of 2018, according to a review of 17.3 million accounts ...

BCI enters credit agreement, CPPIB ups allocation to U.S. logistics partnership

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The British Columbia Investment Management Corp. is entering a credit agreement with Knightsbridge Capital Group, a Vancouver asset-based lender. “We are very excited to have found a significant local ...

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