The Pension Administration Office will be closed for the holidays from December 25, 2021 to January 3, 2021 inclusive. Our office will reopen on Tuesday, January 4, 2022. If you have an urgent pension inquiry during the holiday closure, please leave a message at 604-827-3286. These messages will be monitored over the holiday period. The […]
We would like to congratulate Dr. Joy Begley and Dr. Lorenzo Garlappi, who have been elected to serve on the UBC FPP Board of Trustees from January 1, 2022 to December 31, 2025. Thank you to all the candidates and members who participated in this election.
As of 4:00 p.m. PT today, voting has closed for the UBC Faculty Pension Plan Election. The results of the election will be posted on our website on Thursday, December 2, 2021. Thank you to all the candidates and members who participated in this election.
The November 2021 issue of the UBC Faculty Pension Plan Update newsletter is now available online. In this issue: Update on FPP Balanced Fund Changes Register for the January 18 Investment Update Presentation Vote in the FPP Election by November 22 Keep your Beneficiary Information up to date FOR RRIF/LIF-Type Payment Accounts: Deadline for 2021 […]
The UBC Faculty Pension Plan (FPP) Board of Trustees recently approved a change in the asset mix of the FPP Balanced Fund option. This change is the result of research performed earlier this year, which concluded that increasing “real” assets (i.e. real estate and infrastructure) would lead to an improvement in the expected risk/return metrics […]
Members are invited to attend an investment update presentation on Tuesday, January 18, 2022 at 1 p.m. over Zoom video conferencing. The presentation will be made by Kamila Giesbrecht, Executive Director, Investments for the UBC Faculty Pension Plan. Ms. Giesbrecht will provide an update on the Plan’s investments and review of how the funds are […]
[Originally published October 27, 2021] An election is underway to vote for two Plan members to serve as trustees on the UBC Faculty Pension Plan (FPP) Board. Every vote is important in determining who will represent the interests of FPP members. Read the Candidate Statements and Vote Online Voting closes at 4:00 p.m. on Monday, November 22, […]
It is important to regularly review your beneficiary information so that your pension benefits will be paid according to your wishes. The Plan administers pre- and post-retirement death benefits in accordance with B.C. pension legislation and the designations that we have on file at the time of your death. Pension legislation requires that your spouse […]