Aircastle announces joint venture with Teachers' and closing of first JV investment

December 19, 2013 — Aircastle Limited (the “Company” or “Aircastle”) (NYSE: AYR) announced today that it has formed a joint venture to invest in leased aircraft (the “Joint Venture”) with an affiliate of Ontario Teachers’ Pension Plan (“Teachers’”), the largest...

Ontario Teachers’ Pension Plan agrees to acquire Burton’s Biscuits

November 18, 2013 — Ontario Teachers' Pension Plan (Teachers') today announced an agreement to acquire Burton's Biscuit Company (Burton's), a major player in the UK biscuit market. Closing is expected prior to the end of November.

Ontario Teachers’ Pension Plan acquires Busy Bees Nursery Group

October 31, 2013 — Ontario Teachers' Pension Plan (Teachers') today announced the acquisition of Busy Bees Nursery Group (Busy Bees), the largest childcare provider in the United Kingdom.

Ares Management and Ontario Teachers’ Pension Plan Announce Closing of CPG International Inc.

October 1, 2013 — Ares Management LLC and Ontario Teachers' Pension Plan announced today the completion of the acquisition of CPG International Inc. The transaction, which closed approximately six weeks after the Ares Private Equity Group and Teachers' agreed...

Teachers’ supports plans for co-operative capital markets regulatory system

September 19, 2013 — Ontario Teachers' Pension Plan (Teachers') today voiced its support for federal Finance Minister Flaherty's plan to set up a co-operative securities regulator and encourages other provinces and territories to join British Columbia and...

Teachers’ strengthens investments division senior leadership team, positions organization for continued global growth, innovation

September 9, 2013 — Jim Leech, President and Chief Executive Officer, Ontario Teachers' Pension Plan (Teachers'), today announced senior leadership changes within the investment division.

Teachers’ celebrates opening of Asia office in Hong Kong

September 5, 2013 — Ontario Teachers' Pension Plan is preparing to celebrate the Hong Kong office opening of subsidiary Ontario Teachers' Pension Plan (Asia) Limited.

Teachers’ sells 20% stake in Glass Lewis to AIMCo

August 28, 2013 — Ontario Teachers' Pension Plan (Teachers') today announced the sale of 20% of its ownership in proxy advisory firm Glass, Lewis & Co. (Glass Lewis) to Alberta Investment Management Corporation (AIMCo). Terms of the transaction are not...

Ares Management & Ontario Teachers’ Pension Plan to Acquire CPG International

August 19, 2013 — LOS ANGELES & TORONTO - CPG International Inc. announced today that it has entered into a definitive agreement to be acquired by funds managed by Ares Management LLC and Ontario Teachers' Pension Plan.

Article: Seeing the big picture

August 15, 2013 — Hedge Funds Review: There is no denying it is a bold move. A former hedge fund manager will soon take over as the head of one of Canada's largest pension plans.

Hudson's Bay Company to Acquire Saks Incorporated for US$16 per Share, Bringing Together Three Iconic Retail Brands

July 29, 2013 — Hudson's Bay Company (TSX: HBC) ("HBC" or the "Company") and Saks Incorporated (NYSE: SKS) ("Saks") announced today that they have entered into a definitive merger agreement whereby HBC will acquire Saks for US$16.00...

Teachers’ completes acquisition of majority stake in Australian telecom companies

June 28, 2013 — TORONTO — Ontario Teachers' Pension Plan (Teachers') today announced it has completed the acquisition of approximately 70% of three Australian telecommunications companies from Leighton Holdings Limited (Leighton).

Article: The greening of Bay Street’s modernist masterpiece

June 25, 2013 — The Globe and Mail: When construction began on the Toronto-Dominion Centre – the modernist office complex in the heart of Toronto's downtown financial district – architecture critics hailed it as a shining example of the...

Commentary – Proxy Season Review

June 10, 2013 — As proxy voting season winds down, the Public Equities team at the Ontario Teachers' Pension Plan reports that it voted at 61% more meetings this year than last.

Canada’s top ten pension funds help drive national prosperity, landmark study finds

June 6, 2013 — Canada's ten largest public pension funds, dubbed "the Top Ten," provide Canadians with one of the strongest retirement income systems in the world and also contribute significantly to national prosperity, a new study concludes.

Ontario Teachers’ Pension Plan completes acquisition of SeaCube Container Leasing Ltd.

April 24, 2013 — Ontario Teachers' Pension Plan (Teachers') today announced it has completed the acquisition of SeaCube Container Leasing Ltd. (SeaCube) following approval of the transaction by shareholders of SeaCube at a special general meeting held on...

Institutions oppose Barrick Gold co-Chairman compensation

April 19, 2013 — Montréal - The undersigned institutional investors who collectively steward assets of $916 billion, are concerned by the decision of Barrick Gold Corporation to award an $11.9-million bonus payment to their co-Chairman, John L. Thornton, appointed in...

Commentary: TPC supports disclosure framework for ESG factors

April 4, 2013 — Teachers' Private Capital (TPC) is part of a group of major international private equity investors that recently established a framework to guide disclosure of environmental, social and governance (ESG) factors between funds and clients.

Ontario Teachers’ Pension Plan achieves 13% return for 2012

April 2, 2013 — The Ontario Teachers' Pension Plan (Teachers') today announced a 13.0% rate of return for the year ended December 31, 2012, which drove up net assets to $129.5 billion, compared to $117.1 billion at the end of 2011.

Teachers’ agrees to acquire majority stake in Australian telecom companies

March 27, 2013 — Ontario Teachers' Pension Plan (Teachers') today announced an agreement to acquire 70% of three Australian telecommunications companies from Leighton Holdings Limited (Leighton).

Teachers’ completes sale of Express-Platte Pipeline System stake

March 14, 2013 — Ontario Teachers’ Pension Plan (Teachers’) today announced that it has completed the previously announced sale of its one-third interest in Express-Platte Pipeline System (Express-Platte Pipeline) to Spectra Energy Corp (Spectra Energy) for...

Teachers' Natural Resources Group completes first energy asset transaction

March 14, 2013 — Ontario Teachers’ Pension Plan (Teachers’) announced today that its recently formed Natural Resources Group (NRG) has completed the purchase of a working interest in the Weyburn Unit, a Saskatchewan oil asset, for $153.4 million.

Governance Comment: Teachers' annual review of emerging issues

February 11, 2013 — In its annual review of governance issues distributed to 664 major public companies worldwide, Teachers' this year highlights board diversity and the use of loyalty shares to address "short-termism" amongst shareholders. As usual, the...

Ontario Teachers’ Pension Plan to acquire SeaCube Container Leasing Ltd.

January 18, 2013 — Ontario Teachers’ Pension Plan (Teachers’) and SeaCube Container Leasing Ltd. (SeaCube) (NYSE: BOX), today announced they have entered into an agreement by which Teachers’ will acquire 100% of the shares of SeaCube, one of the world’s largest container...

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