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The insightful Conference Board of Canada to join CAAT

The insightful Conference Board of Canada to join CAAT Toronto, April 27, 2021 – Canada’s largest independent applied research organization is poised to join the CAAT Pension Plan. The 150 employees...

2020 performance confirms resilience of CAAT Plan during tumultuo...

Annual return of 11.1% outperforms policy benchmark, brings 10-year annualized net rate of return to 9.9% 119% funded with funding reserves of $3.3 billion Assets of $15.8 billion Plan grows to...

St. John Ambulance brings back DB pension by joining CAAT

St. John Ambulance brings back DB pension by joining CAAT Effective date expected to be April 1, 2021 Toronto, March 15, 2021 – About 500 employees of St. John Ambulance are poised to join the CAAT...

Asif Haque appointed as CAAT Chief Investment Officer

Toronto, March 10, 2021 — CAAT Pension Plan is pleased to announce the appointment of Asif Haque as Chief Investment Officer effective May 1, 2021. Asif joined CAAT in 2010 and holds the position of...

CAAT resilient through a tumultuous year

CAAT resilient through a tumultuous year Plan funded at 119% with funding reserves of $3.3 billion Toronto, March 3, 2021—The CAAT Pension Plan stands 119% funded on a going-concern basis, with a...

The Power of Expertise, Scale and Focus

By CIBC Mellon Industry Perspectives Across industries and segments, including for-profit, government and non-profit sectors, organizations are looking to better respond to changing needs, compete...

Members of Sanofi pension plan to join CAAT

Members of Sanofi pension plan to join CAAT Effective date expected to be April 1, 2021 Toronto, February 10, 2021 — Two unions representing nearly 1,000 employees of Sanofi Canada have ratified...

Moving from pension envy to pension solutions

By Derek W. Dobson, CEO, CAAT Pension Plan January 18, 2020 Many Canadians haven’t saved nearly enough for retirement. Those without any workplace saving program have a median savings of just...

CAAT Plan’s Julie Cays awarded CIO of the year

In December 2020, Julie Cays was named CIO of the Year by the Canadian Investment Review. The award is presented to a leader in pension investing who has demonstrated significant improvements to her...

CAAT Plan named Top GTA Employer for 2021

For the second consecutive year, CAAT has been named a Top Greater Toronto Area (GTA) Employer thanks to our winning culture, community involvement, and learning and development opportunities. Read...

MBNCanada measures performance, joins DBplus

Municipal benchmarking collaborative is CAAT’s newest employer Toronto, December 7, 2020 — MBNCanada (formerly Ontario Municipal Benchmarking Initiative) has joined CAAT Pension Plan through DBplus...

Merger Update: CAAT Pension Plan members from Community Living To...

November 30, 2020 Transfer of pension assets from Community Living Toronto has been completed The transfer of $115 million in defined benefit pension assets to the CAAT Pension Plan from the Pension...

College of Physicians and Surgeons of Newfoundland and Labrador j...

CAAT welcomes new members from Canada’s most easterly province Toronto, November 18, 2020 – the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Newfoundland and Labrador (College) know a good remedy when they...

Merger Update: CAAT Pension Plan Members from the Youth Services ...

Merger Update: CAAT Pension Plan Members from the Youth Services Bureau of Ottawa (YSB) October 23, 2020 On October 15, 2020, the Financial Services Regulatory Authority (FSRA) provided its consent to...

Merger Update: CAAT Pension Plan Members from Community Living To...

Merger Update: CAAT Pension Plan Members from Community Living Toronto October 22, 2020 Asset transfer approved On October 8, 2020, the Ontario pension regulator, the Financial Services Regulatory...