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 March 2018

Asset Classes Actual Mix Long Term Policy Mix
Fixed Income
Cash 2.1% 1.0%
Canadian Long Term Fixed Income 28.6% 29.0%
Canadian Real Return Bonds 3.9% 5.0%
Infrastructure Debt 9.6% 10.0%
44.3% 45.0%
Public Equities
Canadian Equities 9.4% 10.0%
Global Equities 15.1% 10.0%
Emerging Market Equities 4.7% 5.0%
29.2% 25.0%
Alternatives
Private Equity 2.4% 5.0%
Real Estate 10.9% 12.5%
Infrastructure Equity 13.2% 12.5%
Absolute Return Strategies 0.0% 0.0%
26.5% 30.0%
Total 100.0% 100.0%

Investment Returns (Net) to March 31, 2018

1 Year 4 Year 10 Year
Staff Pension Plan 7.1% 7.9% 5.9%