Ontario Teachers Pension Plan Board, Toronto, has shifted assets to its inflation-hedge portfolio from its fixed-income portfolio. The C$68 billion (U.S.$46 billion) defined benefit plans research and economics department recommended increasing the inflation hedge by five percentage points to 15% of total assets, said Lee Fullerton, spokeswoman. The fixed-income portfolio will be reduced to 20%. The plans exposure to equity will remain steady at 65%. The equity portfolio mix is: 47% Canadian; 33% non-North American; and 20% United States.