CAIP WEST – Canadian Alternative Investments in Pensions


SKU: PNP13928 Category:


Report Code: PNP13928. October, 2013, Victoria, BC

Article 1: Economic Outlook: Leaning into the Headwinds

Craig Wright
Senior Vice President & Chief Economist
RBC Financial Group

Article 2: Normalizing a World Turned Upside Down: Implications of Low Interest Rates

David Goerz
EVP, Investment Strategy and
Risk Management
Alberta Investment Management Corporation

Article 3: Improving Asset Allocation in a Low Yield Environment

Danielle N. Singer, CFA
Director, Global Investment Management
UBS Global Asset Management

Article 4: Commodities & Natural Resources

Vaughn Brock
Director, Energy & Natural Resources
Teacher Retirement System of Texas

Article 5: Alternatives: For Small & Mid – Sized Plans

Dave Lawson, CFA
Chief Investment Officer
Workers Compensation Board Alberta

Article 6: HRM Pension Plan

Terri Troy
Chief Executive Officer
Halifax Regional Municipality Pension Plan

Article 7: Using Currency to Manage Risk

Luc de la Durantaye, CFA
First Vice-President, Global Asset Allocation &
Currency Management, CIBC Global Asset Management

Article 8: bcIMC Farmland Overview

Tim Works
Portfolio Manager, Global Real Estate
British Columbia Investment Management Corporation

Article 9: Building a Global ex-Canada Portfolio in Private Equity Real Estate

Kate Giordano
Head of Property Multi-Manager – Americas
Aberdeen Asset Management

Article 10: Longevity Risk Management: The Ontario Teachers’ Example

Jean-Franoçois Paquin, CFA
Senior Investment Strategist – Asset Mix & Risk
Ontario Teachers’ Pension Plan