Large Canadian pension funds are rethinking asset allocation with the onset of the COVID-19 pandemic and plan to move more assets in-house.
Tim Patterson, senior managing director and head of health-care investing at OMERS Private Equity, is leaving at the end of the month.
Edwin Cass was named chief investment officer at Canada Pension Plan Investment Board, making him the fund's first-ever dedicated CIO.
Ontario Teachers' Pension Plan reported assets of C$207.4 billion for the first half the year, a 0.4% loss.
Judy Wade joined the Canada Pension Plan Investment Board as a managing director to support the fund's growth in the U.S. market.
Caisse de Depot has frozen leaders' salaries and established a $2.8 billion pool to support Quebec companies affected by the coronavirus.
An OMERS' managing director on the pension fund's investment tax team, Adam Mendes, is leaving the pension fund next month.
Ontario Municipal Employees' Retirement System reported a net return of 11.9% in 2019, outperforming its custom benchmark's 7.5%.
Blake Hutcheson was named the new CEO of Ontario Municipal Employees' Retirement System, replacing the retiring Michael Latimer.
Canada Pension Plan Investment Board and Ontario Teachers' Pension Plan have expanded investments in infrastructure projects in Mexico.
Canadian defined benefit plans recording a median 1.6% return in the third quarter, data show.
North Dakota State Investment Board made an additional commitment of $65 million to private equity manager Adams Street Partners.
Ontario Teachers plans to double its investment staff in Asia, while CPPIB will put up to one-third of its fund in emerging markets by 2025.
Canada Pension Plan Investment Board will buy a stake in a private toll road operator in Indonesia as its first infrastructure investment.
Small and midsize Canadian plans weigh teaming up to take advantage of private infrastructure investment opportunities.
Jo Taylor has been named the new president and CEO of the Ontario Teachers’ Pension Plan, effective Jan. 1, to succeed Ronald Mock.
The retirement investment board for Fairfield, Conn., has terminated Mellon Investments as manager of a $22 million equity strategy.
Ontario Municipal Employees' Retirement System returned a net of 2.3% on its investments in 2018, below its custom benchmark's 7.3%.
Kentucky Retirement Systems named Rich Robben chief investment officer and Andy Kiehl deputy CIO.
Caisse de Depot et Placement du Quebec returned a net 4.2% on its investments in 2018 and reported net assets of C$309.5 billion.
A new public pensions working group is tackling the funding issues plaguing Kentucky's pension system through a bipartisan effort.
Kentucky Attorney General Andy Beshear urged lawmakers to expand legal gaming as a dedicated revenue source for the state's pension plans.