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With a funded status of 118 per cent on a going-concern basis, the CAAT Pension Plan continues to build membership as new employers, including those from the private sector, consider joining the DB plan. The plan enjoys a funded reserve of $2.3 billion, based on its latest actuarial valuation as of Jan. 1 2018....

If reality tells one story but perception another, what do you do? Well, if you are Mark Machin, President and CEO of the CPPIB, and you want Canadians to know they can depend on their national pension plan, you hit the road to sell its merits. The message is clear, supported by facts and figures: the Canada Pension...

Canadian pension experts joined their American counterparts in the U.S. capital last week to discuss how Canadian successes in delivering adequate retirement income might be applied to the American system. Organized by the Brookings Institution, the event Fixing the U.S. retirement system – does Canada have the...

They are known as Maple Revolutionaries, efficient and effective providers of adequate retirement income. And the successes of these Canadian pension plans is garnering attention around the globe. Recently in Washington, American policymakers and other retirement stakeholders joined their Canadian counterparts at a...

“It’s important to think about these issues. We are a long-term investor and we want to future-proof our buildings, whether that means from increases in utility rates to climate regulations. Sustainability is about preparing our buildings for the future, which is in our best interests as an investor, and our...

“It’s important to know that these principles are drawn from UN commitments and declarations, so they have global legitimacy. The companies in the compact are asked to internalize these principles, and then to report on how they are implementing them in direct operations, supply chains, etc.” – Gavin...

Canadian defined benefit pension plans are among the best in the world, Healthcare of Ontario Pension Plan (HOOPP) President and CEO Jim Keohane said at a press conference to release the fund’s annual report, and results would support that conclusion. The plan’s funded status at the end of 2016 was 122 per cent,...