Comprehensive Investment Management for UBC's Investment Funds

UBC Staff Pension Plan

The Staff Pension Plan is a target benefit plan with fixed contributions from both the University and Plan members.

The Plan is invested in a variety of asset classes through external investment managers (PDF).

Asset Mix

Updated to December 2017

Asset Classes Actual Mix Long Term Policy Mix
Fixed Income
Cash 1.6% 1.0%
Canadian Long Term Fixed Income 29.3% 29.0%
Canadian Real Return Bonds 4.0% 5.0%
Infrastructure Debt 9.7% 10.0%
44.5% 45.0%
Public Equities
Canadian Equities 9.9% 10.0%
Global Equities 16.1% 10.0%
Emerging Market Equities 4.6% 5.0%
30.7% 25.0%
Alternatives
Private Equity 2.4% 5.0%
Real Estate 10.8% 12.5%
Infrastructure Equity 11.6% 12.5%
Absolute Return Strategies 0.0% 0.0%
24.8% 30.0%
Total 100.0% 100.0%

Investment Returns (Net) to December 31, 2017

1 Year 4 Year 10 Year
Staff Pension Plan 8.4% 8.8% 5.5%