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Final Report of the Expert Panel on Sustainable Finance – Mobilizing Finance for Sustainable Growth

Executive Summary The right finance and investment structures can help fight climate change and build the low carbon economy. We’ve set up an expert panel to engage with business experts about investments that benefit the environment. Canada has a strong, diversified and resource-rich economy; a world-leading financial sector; and excellent capacity for innovation. By harnessing… View Article

How Career Prospects are Looking in Risk Management

“There is a shortage of supply [of risk managers], so if anybody is looking for a fast way to move up the organization today, it’s probably risk management.” – Sonia Baxendale, President and CEO of the Global Risk Institute, said Tuesday during a panel discussion at the Payments Canada Summit.   “It’s a place that… View Article

Leverage is the Key to Meeting Canada’s Pension Promise

Contributed to The Globe and Mail: Alex LaPlante, Managing Director, Research, GRI & Serguei Zernov, Special Advisor, GRI According to Statistics Canada, almost 5,000 baby boomers are retiring every week. Providing pensions for this cohort has many pension managers using leverage to improve investment performance. As the bull market enters its 10th year, people are… View Article