By Chelsey Maher on April 25, 2019
The UBC Faculty Pension Plan’s annual report is now available online. The 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, 2018 are also available online. Read More
By Chelsey Maher on October 26, 2018
The UBC Staff Pension Plan (SPP) Election for two Pension Board members is now under way. Your vote is important in determining who will sit on the pension board and represent the interests of Plan members.
Election packages were mailed to Plan members on Tuesday, October 23, 2018. Follow the link below for candidate information and to vote online:
Voting closes at 4:00 p.m. on Monday, November 19, 2018. The results of the election will be posted on the SPP website on Monday, December 3, 2018.
UBC Elections has been tasked with the duty of conducting the election on behalf of the Plan. If you have any questions regarding this election, please email email@example.com or call 604.827.0003.
By Chelsey Maher on May 24, 2018
The Staff Pension Plan 2017 Annual Report is available online.
The report includes a Message from the Chair and Executive Director, highlights for the Plan, membership and administration statistics, a review of the Plan’s funds and investment performance, FAQs, and information about how to access your pension information online. View the 2017 Annual Report.
By Chelsey Maher on April 19, 2018
The UBC Faculty Pension Plan’s annual report, 2017 Year in Review, is now available online. The report celebrates the Plan’s 50th anniversary with plan highlights, membership and financial statistics, fund and investment managers’ rates of return, and a market commentary. The Plan’s audited Financial statements will be available by the end of April 2018.
By Chelsey Maher on May 25, 2017
The SPP Pension Fair takes place on Wednesday, June 21 from 11:30 a.m. to 1:15 p.m. The fair will be held in the Robert H. Lee Alumni Centre [map]. This is a drop-in event; no RSVP is required.
The Pension Fair is a great opportunity for members to learn more about their pension plan and increase their pension knowledge. We are also pleased to have the following groups in attendance:
- UBC Retirement and Survivor Benefits
- UBC Employee and Family Assistance Program
- UBC Investment Management Trust (IMANT) Inc.
- CARP (Canadian Association for Retired Persons)
Visit the SPP Pension Fair event website for more details.
By Chelsey Maher on April 13, 2017
On Wednesday, May 10, the UBC Faculty Pension Plan (FPP) will host its Pension Forum. This annual event is a great opportunity for members to hear the latest news about their pension plan and to meet the Plan’s trustees, management and staff. There will be a presentation on the Plan’s 2016 investment performance and a review of the 2016/17 initiatives.
This year, we are offering a live webcast of the presentation for members who are unable to attend the event in person. Webcast details will be emailed to members in early May. The webcast link will also be posted on the Plan’s website at faculty.pensions.ubc.ca/pensionforum. Members are encouraged to make sure their email address is up-to-date.
Date: Wednesday, May 10, 2017
Time: 10:30 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. (doors open at 10 a.m.)
Location: Commons Block, Marine Drive Residence, 2205 Lower Mall, Vancouver Campus [map]
Visit the following link for event details and registration: faculty.pensions.ubc.ca/pensionforum
By Chelsey Maher on May 4, 2015
The Staff Pension Plan Fair takes place on Wednesday, June 3 from 11:30 a.m. to 1:15 p.m. The fair will be held in the Great Hall at the UBC First Nations Longhouse [map]. No RSVP is required.
This is a great opportunity for members to learn more about their pension plan and Plan benefits. We are also pleased to have the following groups in attendance:
- UBC Retirement and Survivor Benefits
- Shepell (UBC’s new Employee and Family Assistance Provider)
- Service Canada
- UBC Investment Management Trust Inc.
- UBC Continuing Studies (Seniors and Community Programs)
- CARP (A New Vision of Aging for Canada)
See the SPP Pension Fair invitation for event details.
By Chelsey Maher on April 2, 2015
On Wednesday, May 20, the Faculty Pension Plan will host its Pension Forum. This is a great opportunity for members to hear the latest news regarding their pension plan, and to meet the FPP trustees, management and staff. There will be a presentation from the FPP management and trustees, as well as a presentation of the mysunlife.ca FPP member website from Sun Life Financial. Please see the Pension Forum Registration page for event details.
Date: Wednesday, May 20, 2015
Time: 10:30 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.
Location: Commons Block, Marine Drive Residence [map]
If you wish to attend, please Register by May 13 via our Pension Forum Registration page.