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Register for the January 18 Investment Update Presentation

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 […]

Keep your Beneficiary Information up to date

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 […]

For RRIF/LIF-Type Payment Accounts: Deadline for 2021 Non-Scheduled Withdrawals

The last date to request non-scheduled withdrawals from RRIF/LIF-Type Payment accounts for this calendar year is Friday, December 10, 2021.

2021 Pension Forum Presentation

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. A recording of the presentation is available below. 2021 Pension Forum Presentation A question period also followed the […]

Update from the UBC Faculty Pension Plan Board: Investment Priorities during the continued Coronavirus Pandemic

[Originally published on October 6, 2020] As the pandemic continues to run its course, we would like to assure you that the Management and the Board of Trustees for the UBC Faculty Pension Plan (FPP) continue to conduct ongoing due diligence of the investment options available to you. Discussions regarding the longer-term strategic positioning of […]