Our mandate is to invest in the best interests of Canada Pension Plan contributors and beneficiaries and to maximize investment returns without undue risk of loss.
CPPIB invests the assets of the CPP with a singular objective – to maximize returns without undue risk of loss. Our investment strategy is designed to capitalize on our comparative advantages.
We are a professional investment management organization that invests the assets of the Canada Pension Plan not currently needed to pay pension, disability and survivor benefits. Our critical purpose is to help provide a foundation upon which 18 million Canadians build their financial security in retirement.
At CPPIB you will be part of one of the world’s largest and fastest growing institutional investors.
Working on behalf of 18 million Canadians, you’ll be part of a high-performing, collaborative team that shares a purpose and a commitment to excellence.
Our active investing strategy and innovative approach to portfolio management enable our commitment to deliver performance levels needed to help keep the CPP sustainable over many generations.
Aug 14, 2014
Aug 14, 2014
TORONTO, ON (August 14, 2014): The CPP Fund ended its first quarter of fiscal 2015 on June 30, 2014 with net assets of $226.8 billion, compared to $219.1 billion at the end of fiscal 2014. The $7.7 billion increase in assets for the quarter consisted of $3.4 billion in net investment income after operating costs and $4.3 billion in net CPP contributions. The portfolio delivered a gross investment return of 1.6% for the quarter.
“The CPP Fund remains on solid financial footing. Investment earnings of the Fund are an essential contributor to sustainability of the CPP, and this year saw very strong gross returns of 16.5%. This resulted in $30.1 billion of net investment income after operating expenses.”
Robert M. Astley, Chair