Jim Leech, outgoing president and CEO of the C$129.5 billion (US$125.8 billion) Ontario Teachers' Pension Plan, Toronto, was named chancellor of Queen's University, Kingston, Ontario,...
October 21, 2013 | 12:32 pm
Halifax Herald Ltd. retained CIBC Mellon as global custodian for its C$68 million (US$66 million) defined benefit pension plan.
October 17, 2013 | 03:00 pm
Prince Edward Island's two public pension funds could be revamped under a proposal to be introduced in the province's legislature this fall, with changes including increased employer and employee...
October 17, 2013 | 04:12 pm
An offer by Canada Pension Plan Investment Board, Toronto, and DEXUS Property Group to acquire Australian office REIT Commonwealth Property Office Fund was rejected by the board of the fund's manager.
October 14, 2013 | 12:50 pm
Canada Pension Plan Investment Board, Toronto, and DEXUS Property Group made a non-binding bid for Commonwealth Property Office Fund, a REIT than owns Australian office buildings with a total book...
October 11, 2013 | 02:57 pm
Alain Bergeron was named senior vice president, investment management, at Mackenzie Investments.
October 11, 2013 | 03:01 pm
Michael Sabia will remain president and CEO of the Caisse de Depot et Placement du Quebec, Montreal, through 2019.
October 10, 2013 | 12:49 pm
Paul G. Desmarais, former chairman and CEO of Putnam Investments parent Power Corp. of Canada, died Tuesday night at his estate in Sagard, Quebec, according to separate news releases from Power and...
October 09, 2013 | 03:30 pm
Eric Hasenauer was named senior vice president and head of U.S. institutional sales at Connor, Clark & Lunn Financial Group, and Gary Simonette was named vice...
October 02, 2013 | 03:09 pm
Jim Orlando and Kevin Kimsa were named managing directors at OMERS Ventures, the venture capital unit of the C$61 billion (US$59.1 billion) Ontario Municipal...
October 02, 2013 | 03:03 pm
University of Toronto on Tuesday issued an RFP for an external auditor for its C$2.5 billion (US$2.4 billion) pension fund as well as the university's overall financial services.
October 02, 2013 | 01:50 pm
Funding of Canadian defined benefit plans improved in the third quarter, according to separate reports issued Tuesday by Aon Hewitt and Mercer.
October 01, 2013 | 01:59 pm
British Columbia Investment Management Corp., Victoria, hired Korn/Ferry International to help in its search for a new CEO/chief investment officer.
September 30, 2013 | 02:34 pm
CI Financial agreed to acquire a majority interest in credit bond manager Marret Asset Management.
September 26, 2013 | 04:16 pm
BlackBerry Ltd. on Monday announced it had signed a letter of intent to be acquired for US$4.7 billion by a consortium led by Fairfax Financial Holdings, which would take the smartphone manufacturer...