We're Back! In Bite-sized Pieces
PEPP is super excited to announce that member workshops will now be available online!
Starting in August we will be offering Your Path to Retirement workshops available wherever you are. Each workshop will be offered in modules so you can choose to attend the equivalent of an entire day, or pick and choose the module that you wish to sign up for. Click here to see a list of webinars currently available.
In-office Drop-off and Pick-up starting July 20!
We are happy to announce our office will be open for drop off and pick up only at our new reception area on the first floor on July 20. In-person meetings with our Pension Information Officers and Retirement Information Consultants will be offered starting September 1. We look forward to seeing you soon!
The Public Employees Pension Plan
PEPP is a defined contribution pension plan. Your contributions and your employer’s contributions, plus any return on investment, will be used to provide you with income based upon the account balance you have built, when you retire. Your account balance is the number of units you have in each fund multiplied by the current unit value for each fund.
Do you ever stop and wonder about what type of investments your pension plan invests in? Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) is one of the factors that goes into deciding what type of investments the Public Employees Pension Plan (PEPP) chooses to engage in.
ESG is also known as sustainable investing. It is a set of standards for a company’s operations that socially conscious investors use to screen potential investments. An investment manager looking at ESG factors of an investment could consider environmental criteria such as a company’s energy use, waste, and pollution. Social investing looks at factors of a company’s business relationships such as: does it work with suppliers that have similar values, or does the company…Read More
The Public Employees Pension Board (PEPB) is pleased to announce the appointment of Louis Martel as Chair of the PEPB as of May 1, 2020. Louis is originally from Quebec where he completed a Bachelor of Science from Laval University. He has over 25 years of experience in the pension industry as both a consultant and actuary, the majority of which was acquired in Saskatchewan.
Louis is the former Managing Director and Chief Client Strategist for TD Greystone Managed Investments Inc., and sat on the Board for the Ontario Teachers’ Pension Plan. He has enjoyed a successful career in Saskatchewan since arriving in the 1980’s as an…Read More