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The Canada Pension Plan Investment Board is investing US$30 million in reforestation efforts in Brazil’s Amazon region through a private venture partnership. The Amazon Reforestation Fund, managed by Mombak Gestora de Recursos, will also receive an equity transfer of US$500,000 from the CPPIB. It’s the first time the CPPIB is investing in Brazilian reforestation. In […]

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  • August 24, 2023 August 23, 2023
  • 10:00

A group that includes the Investment Management Corp. of Ontario, the Public Sector Pension Investment Board and private investment firm Sandbrook Capital is acquiring a German renewable energy company that specializes in acquiring and repowering onshore wind farms. As part of the transaction, the IMCO, PSP Investments and Sandbrook will commit up to US$750 million […]

  • By: Staff
  • August 17, 2023 August 16, 2023
  • 11:00

A renewable energy company owned by the Investment Management Corp. of Ontario is securing a £175 million credit facility. Pulse Clean Energy, which was formerly known as Green Frog Power, will use the three-year facility to fund the expansion of its battery storage capacity in the U.K. The battery storage facilities are used to store […]

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  • May 30, 2023 May 30, 2023
  • 12:30
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The Investment Management Corp. of Ontario is entering into a new fund that owns a British fibre optic business. The fund was launched as part of a broader effort to recapitalize the EuNetworks Group, an internet infrastructure and network operator in which the IMCO holds a minority stake. The company, which manages 17 fibre internet […]

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  • May 11, 2023 May 11, 2023
  • 12:30

The Ontario Pension Board is announcing its plans for managing the coming departures of two of its top executives — Mark Fuller, president and chief executive officer, and Peter Shena, executive vice-president and chief pension officer. Shena (pictured right) will be stepping down from his role at the end of 2023, while Fuller (pictured left) […]

The Investment Management Corp. of Ontario is reporting that the weighted average net return of its clients’ portfolios was negative 8.1 per cent for the year ended Dec. 31, 2022, which narrowly beat its consolidated benchmark return of negative 8.4 per cent. Over the three years since assets have been managed according to the IMCO’s strategies, the annualized return […]

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  • April 13, 2023 April 13, 2023
  • 12:00

In the wake of Russia’s invasion of Ukraine, institutional investors are increasingly factoring geopolitical risks into portfolio construction, according to John Bai, senior vice-president and chief investment officer at NEI Investments, during a 2023 economic outlook seminar hosted by the Canadian Pension and Benefits Institute on Wednesday. “All of a sudden, geopolitical risks went from […]

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The Caisse de dépôt et placement du Québec received the highest mark in a report card grading the climate strategies of the 11 largest public pension investment organizations in Canada. The Caisse’s strategy, which received a B+ from Shift Action for Pension Wealth and Planet Health, was praised for including provisions to divest its portfolio […]

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  • January 19, 2023 January 19, 2023
  • 12:30
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The world is entering an unpredictable period defined by increasing fiscal policy use, decreasing global trade and higher inflation and interest rates, according to a new research paper by the Investment Management Corp. of Ontario. “At IMCO, we believe that these global trends are leading us towards a new era of investing, one where it […]

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  • January 17, 2023 January 17, 2023
  • 12:00
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The Investment Management Corp. of Ontario is revealing interim carbon reduction targets for 2030. The investment organization is planning to halve its $79 billion portfolio’s scope 1 and scope 2 emissions from 2019 levels by 2030. It’s also aiming for investments in climate solutions to account for 20 per cent of its assets by the […]

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  • November 24, 2022 November 22, 2022
  • 09:00