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Members of the Pension Investment Association of Canada saw their managed assets grow by 7.4 per cent in 2020, according to a new report. In its defined benefit asset mix report covering 2020, the PIAC found its members’ DB pensions grew by 7.4 per cent, from $2.286 trillion to $2.454 trillion, over the course of […]

  • By: Staff
  • July 15, 2021 July 15, 2021
  • 09:00

A report from the U.K.-based watchdog group Hong Kong Watch is criticizing three major Canadian pension funds for investing in Chinese businesses involved in human rights violations. The report says the Canadian Pension Plan Investment Board, the British Columbia Investment Management Corp. and the Ontario Teachers’ Pension Plan have invested more than $12 billion in companies reported […]

If you needed any evidence that cryptocurrency investments are having a mainstream moment, look no further than last weekend’s episode of Saturday Night Live. In the week leading up to Tesla co-founder and cryptocurrency enthusiast Elon Musk’s May 8 appearance as host of the long-running comedy sketch show, Dogecoin hit an all-time high of around US$0.73, […]

Institutional investors consider alternative indexes

Northern Trust survey finds investors open to new options.

  • By: Staff
  • April 26, 2013 September 13, 2019
  • 12:47
Sovereigns Seeding Managers

Big institutions on the lookout for rising stars.

  • November 10, 2011 September 13, 2019
  • 09:01
Economic Turmoil, Capital Scarcity Leads to Outsized Private Equity Returns

Stuart Waugh discusses private equity at Alternative Investment Conference