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The era of predictable monetary policy and global co-operation is over. In this new epoch, defined by sweeping government intervention, geopolitical realignment and environmental catastrophe, new ideas must be embraced. At the 2023 Investment Innovation Conference at the Rancho Bernardo Inn in San Diego, Calif. on  Nov. 15-17, leading academics and industry figures provided expert summaries […]

  • January 18, 2024 January 16, 2024
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The Caisse de dépôt et placement du Québec’s subsidiary CDPQ Infra has concluded a work optimization agreement with NouvLR, the consortium building the Réseau express métropolitain, a rapid transit system underway in the greater Montreal area. The agreement is a response to challenges identified during the first 18 months of the project and reinforces the project’s delivery […]

  • December 20, 2019 November 12, 2020
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The Ontario Teachers’ Pension Plan is investing in Space Exploration Technologies Corp., more commonly known as SpaceX. The company, which was founded by Elon Musk, designs, manufactures and operates advanced rockets and spacecraft. It’s the inaugural investment of the Ontario Teachers’ late-stage venture capital and equity growth platform, the Teachers’ Innovation Platform, which was launched […]

  • June 28, 2019 November 12, 2020
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The Alberta Investment Management Corp. is partnering with machine learning company AltaML Inc., to build artificial intelligence and machine learning applications for the investment management space. This joint venture will leverage the AIMCo’s expertise in investment management and AltaML’s technological and development capabilities. The partners are working on use cases, or mini projects, in both […]

  • June 14, 2019 November 11, 2020
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As the British Columbia Investment Management Corp. released its 2018 annual responsible investing report, it also announced it made the list of the top 25 most responsible asset allocators. The 25 most responsible asset owner list was released by the New America’s Responsible Asset Allocator Initiative, which was announced at the World Bank’s annual spring […]

  • April 23, 2019 September 13, 2019
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Assets invested in Canadian exchange-traded funds have climbed 28.2 per cent in 2017, reaching a new record of US$108 billion at the end of September, according to the latest data from London-based research and consultancy firm ETFGI. All in, there are now 535 ETFs in Canada, with 659 listings on two exchanges from 25 providers. […]

  • October 12, 2017 September 13, 2019
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