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MSCI Inc. has signed a licensing agreement with the Hong Kong Futures Exchange Ltd. to introduce 37 futures and options contracts in Hong Kong based on a suite of indexes in Asia and emerging markets. The agreement expands on MSCI’s relationship with the Hong Kong Exchanges and Clearing Ltd., or HKEX, the owner of the […]

  • By: Staff
  • May 29, 2020 December 6, 2020
  • 08:57

While many organizations are grappling with how to incorporate artificial intelligence into their investment or back-office processes, the Alberta Investment Management Corp. has found a way to do it that’s scalable and has potential for commercialization. The AIMCo started down this journey because it realized that if it didn’t adopt AI and machine learning, it […]

  • By: Avery Page
  • March 20, 2020 December 13, 2020
  • 09:17

By looking at what went wrong with financial innovations of the past, investors can learn how to protect themselves and look for opportunities going forward, said James Weatherall, professor of logic and the philosophy of science at the University of California, Irvine, speaking at Canadian Investment Review‘s 2019 Investment Innovation Conference in November. As an […]


The Canadian Association of Pension Supervisory Authorities has released an update on pension plans using leverage. “What makes it of particular interest to pension regulators now, is that it is being used more commonly and more intensively by pension plans, principally as a component of investment strategies aimed at achieving better asset-liability matching (through higher […]

How a derivatives overlay helped Newfoundland and Labrador

OSFI Releases Draft Guidelines for Pensions Using Derivatives

Best practices for federally-regulated pension funds.

Heeding the Call

Actively managed buy-write strategies take covered calls to the next level

How to Beat the Rising Cost of Swaps

Institutions look to ETFs as a workaround.

  • December 3, 2014 September 13, 2019
  • 17:13
Can Derivatives Solve the Pension Crisis?

New research shows they can indeed improve returns.

  • February 12, 2014 September 13, 2019
  • 11:27
Canada: No London Whale Here

New AIMA Handbook touts virtues of Canada's hedge funds.

  • June 5, 2012 September 13, 2019
  • 12:35