News & Events

The Plan offers several ways you can stay current on the latest news about the Plan, including the UBC FPP Update newsletter, the Latest News section below, and your My Message Centre within your member account at

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Plan Newsletters

The Plan’s newsletter, UBC Faculty Pension Plan Update, is emailed to members a few times a year.

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Upcoming Pension Seminars

The Faculty Pension Plan offers a number of seminars designed to help you understand your pension options.

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Latest News & Events

UBC Faculty Pension Plan Election: Call for Nominations

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, 2020 to December 31, 2023. Dr. Robert L. Heinkel’s and Mr. Vijay Verma’s terms will end […]

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Latest Market Commentary

Market Commentary – Second Quarter 2019

Markets were generally higher in the second quarter and the U.S. S&P 500 index closed the first half of 2019 at an all-time high. Stock markets produced the strongest first half-year gains in over twenty years since 1997. However, the bond market seemed to be sending conflicting signals as U.S. interest rates have dropped back […]

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