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Caisse taking stake in fighter pilot training company, CPPIB in Latin American fitness chain

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Alongside other investors, the Caisse de dépôt et placement du Québec is investing in Top Aces Inc., an airborne training services provider. The Quebec-based company, which was founded in ...

Global investors cite interest rates as key portfolio risk: survey

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About three-quarters (73 per cent) of global institutional investors ranked interest rates as a key portfolio risk, according to a new survey by Natixis Investment ...

Who benefits and who suffers from the SEC’s proposed proxy-advisory rules?

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The debate surrounding how institutional investors use proxy voting is heating up. The contention hinges on guidance the Securities and Exchange Commission released earlier this year on ...

CPPIB leaders honoured at WXN awards

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The Women’s Executive Network, or WXN, has announced Canada’s most powerful women top 100 award winners and Patrice Walsh-Watson of the Canada Pension Plan Investment ...

OCIO market showing signs of maturity: study

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The outsourced chief investment officer market could be reaching its natural maturity, according to a new survey by Cerulli Associates Inc. Globally, OCIO assets under management ...

AIMCo appoints new board member

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The Alberta Investment Management Corporation has appointed Roger Renaud to its board of directors. Most recently, Renaud was president for Canada and global chief operating officer ...

OMERS-led consortium buys French fibre wholesale operator

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A joint-venture formed in 2019 by the Ontario Municipal Employees Retirement System, along with Altice, Allianz Capital Partners and AXA Investment Managers’ real assets division, is ...

CPPIB, Ontario Teachers’ increase positions in Mexican infrastructure

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The Canada Pension Plan Investment Board and the Ontario Teachers’ Pension Plan are increasing their positions in Mexican infrastructure firm Impulsora del Desarrollo y el Empleo en ...

United Way of Greater Toronto joining CAAT pension plan

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The United Way of Greater Toronto is the latest organization to join the Colleges of Applied Arts and Technology’s DBplus plan. Following a 90-day consent process, ...

MSCI makes ESG rating tool available to public

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MSCI is making its ratings on environmental, social and governance issues publicly available off the back of growing interest from numerous stakeholders. This move is part ...

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