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Nav Canada, Goodyear Canada share experiences with LDI in low interest rate world

Despite the low interest rate environment, it still makes sense for defined benefit pension plan sponsors to adopt a liability-driven investment strategy, said Serge Lapierre, global head of LDI at Manulife Investment Management, during a webinar sponsored by the firm on Monday. LDI investing is a risk management framework, he noted. “It’s not an asset […]


Canadian pension plans have increased their demand for long corporate bonds, but high demand and low yields combined with a relatively small marketplace in Canada can pose challenges for investors, said Randall Malcolm, senior managing director and portfolio manager of Canadian public fixed income at SLC Management. “When we look at the supply side of […]

5 Questions for HOOPP’s Jim Keohane

What are the big risks in the market? And how could the Dodd-Frank rollback help pension funds?

  • March 2, 2017 September 13, 2019
  • 11:21
Inflation Risk – Why It’s Time To Hedge

And why it's not time to worry about interest rate risk.

  • March 17, 2011 September 13, 2019
  • 11:53

Managing interest rate risk exposure.

Pension Funds Look to Leverage

Burned by equity markets, plan sponsors turn to borrowing to boost returns.