The Pension Administration Office is open for members who wish to drop off forms and/or ask general questions in person. Our office is open Monday to Friday from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Our Member Services team is available by phone and email as well. We will continue to offer meetings online via ZOOM video […]
An election process will be held for two Board members, to be elected by and from the membership of the UBC Faculty Pension Plan (FPP), to serve on the Board of Trustees for a four-year period from January 1, 2022 to December 31, 2025. UBC Elections has been tasked with the duty of holding the […]
The pervasive capital market chatter thus far in 2021 has centered on inflation. The debate is not whether inflation exists – it certainly does – but rather the expected duration of these official 3% to 4% annualized Consumer Price Index prints. “Transitory” is the buzz word for one camp, whereas others see rising prices as […]
The Plan held its annual Pension Forum on May 5, 2021. The presentation included updates on the 2020 Board initiatives and projects, financial and membership statistics, and investment reviews for 2020 and the first quarter of 2021. The presentation was then followed by a question period. If you weren’t able to attend, you may view […]
In his 2004 book, The Misbehavior of Markets, mathematician and inventor of fractal geometry Benoit Mandelbrot succinctly illustrates how market crashes happen more frequently than modern portfolio theory would suggest. We expect volatility from the equity market, but some of the precipitous declines experienced by investors over the past three decades are just not supposed […]
The UBC Faculty Pension Plan’s 2020 Annual Report is now online. This report includes plan highlights, membership and financial statistics, fund and investment managers’ rates of return, and an investment commentary. The Plan’s audited Financial statements as at December 31, 2020 are also available online. View the 2020 UBC FPP Annual Report
Members are invited to participate in the UBC Faculty Pension Plan (FPP) Forum at 10:00 a.m. on Wednesday, May 5, 2021. In keeping with current provincial event guidelines, the Forum will take place online, via Zoom. Join us to hear the latest news regarding your pension plan, and to ask questions of the Board trustees […]
The UBC Faculty Pension Plan (FPP) is one of Canada’s largest defined contribution pension plans and it is among the most valued benefits offered by the University. The Plan is designed to help you save and invest for your future.