AIMCo announces former CEO of CPP Investment Board to chair its board of directors

The Alberta Investment Management Corporation (AIMCo) announced Friday that a corporate executive who once served as president and CEO of the Canadian Pension Plan Investment Board has been appointed to chair its board of directors. The entity that manages Alberta’s…

AIMCo CEO responds to concerns about potential impact of oil price crash on public pensions

The CEO of the entity that manages Alberta’s public pensions delivered a message Thursday to those concerned about their retirement investments and said he wants to assure them they are not at risk. “As CEO of AIMCo (Alberta Investment Management…

Business groups cautious about idea to create Alberta provincial pension plan

By Staff The Canadian Press Posted November 14, 2019 4:17 pm Updated November 14, 2019 4:18 pm Smaller font Descrease article font size –A Larger font Increase article font size A+ An executive with the Retail Council of Canada says…

Should Alberta opt out of CPP? Jason Kenney looking at options amid Wexit sentiments

Alberta Premier Jason Kenney says there’s a “compelling case” to be made for his province to exit the half-century-old Canada Pension Plan — an idea sure to face increasing scrutiny over the coming months. With growing frustrations in his province…

Government contemplates changes to management of more than 400,000 Alberta workers’ pension plans

The board managing nearly 82,000 current and retired Alberta teachers’ pensions has “deep concerns” about a government plan to pluck away control of investments and hand it to a Crown corporation, says a letter to the finance minister. Alberta Finance…