Shareholder Association for Research & Education (SHARE) 10th Annual Pension Forum

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Fiona Brady Lenfesty, CUPE 3338, Vice president’s Report on the Shareholder Association for Research & Education (SHARE) 10th Annual Pension Forum held in Vancouver on Feburary 28 2014.

“In February 2014 I attended the SHARE Pension forum. This forum was also attended by Business Agent John Bannister and Juliet De Piere, Pension Trustee. This forum highlighted the many trends facing pension plans throughout the country.”

SHARE and the BC Federation of Labour held the 10th Annual BC Pension Forum, where pension trustees, advisory committee members, and pension activists came together with investment managers, public policy makers, plan sponsors, trade union representatives and leading international thinkers to discuss key issues and challenges surrounding pension plan governance, funding and investment. This year’s theme was retirement security for Canadians and the role of occupational pension plans.

For more details on this Forum see here.