As reported in the last FPP Update newsletter and in the Plan’s 2021 Annual Report, changes are being made to the strategic asset mix for the UBC FPP Balanced Fund to increase real assets (i.e. real estate and infrastructure). The new asset mix provides a slight reduction in the overall risk level while increasing the […]
The UBC Faculty Pension Plan (FPP) Board of Trustees regularly monitors and oversees the Plan’s seven investment options. Part of this oversight includes conducting reviews and making changes to the investment options when appropriate. Learn how the Trustees review investment strategies and managers in the new investment education article, Evaluation of Investment Options and Managers […]
As we enter the third year of the pandemic and with recent world events, the global markets continue to be affected. Read the Market Commentary for a summary of how the investment markets have responded.
One of the unique features of the UBC Faculty Pension Plan (FPP) is the flexibility to structure your retirement income and tailor it to your needs. You have the option of leaving your funds in the FPP at retirement and accessing the same investment funds that you did as an active member. You can use […]
Orla Cousineau, Executive Director, Pensions will retire in August 2022. Orla joined the UBC Pension Administration Office in 2015 and during her time with the UBC FPP has made many contributions. Orla led all activities related to the administrative operations of the Plan and supported the leadership team of the UBC Pension Administration Office. She […]
The Plan held its annual Pension Forum on May 3, 2022. The presentation included updates on the 2021 Board initiatives and projects, financial and membership statistics, and investment reviews for 2021 and the first quarter of 2022. The presentation was then followed by a question period. If you weren’t able to attend, you may view […]