pensions

ILPA introduces deal-by-deal agreement template for private equity industry

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The Institutional Limited Partners Association is publishing a deal-by-deal model limited partnership agreement and term sheet to serve as a template for the industry. “We are ...

Survey: Business economists sketch a more hopeful outlook

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The economic outlook of U.S. business economists has improved over the past three months, though their sunnier view may be jeopardized by the resurgence of ...

Canadian DB pensions holding about equal weight in stocks, fixed income: report

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Canadian defined benefit plan sponsors are holding an almost equal amount of fixed income and equity in their portfolios, according to the Pension Investment Association ...

CPPIB Credit shedding shares of Canadian gold mine developer

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CPPIB Credit Investments Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of the Canada Pension Plan Investment Board, is selling 10 million shares in Battle North Gold Corp. The shares ...

Strong Q2 for pension managers’ pooled funds: report

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Diversified pooled fund managers had a positive second quarter of 2020, posting a median return of 11 per cent before management fees, according to the ...

BCI’s QuadReal closes inaugural green bond senior note offering

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QuadReal Property Group, the real estate investment arm of the British Columbia Investment Management Corp., has issued $350 million of 1.747 per cent series-2 senior notes maturing July 24, ...

Mercer Canada appointing wealth business leader

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Mercer Canada is appointing Teresa Palandra as leader of its wealth business. Palandra will be in charge of investment, wealth management and retirement services and solutions for ...

Canadian pensions sign pledge to tackle anti-Black systemic racism

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Several prominent players in Canada’s pension industry have signed onto the BlackNorth Initiative, pledging to take specific actions within their organizations to tackle anti-Black systemic ...

June inflation rate turns positive amid early stages of economic reopening

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The country’s inflation barometer turned positive last month after two months of deflation as the consumer price index increased by 0.7 per cent in June compared ...

CPPIB updates sustainable investing policy

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The Canada Pension Plan Investment Board is updating its policy on sustainable investing to reflect its increased conviction in the importance of considering environmental, social and governance ...

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