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Ontario Teachers’ Pension Plan closes transaction to increase stake in Bristol International Airport

December 21, 2009 — TORONTO - The Ontario Teachers' Pension Plan (Teachers') has completed the transaction to increase its stake in Bristol International Airport, Britain's ninth busiest airport, and to sell its minority stake in Copenhagen Airports.

Time and money better spent (abolish 30% rule)

December 16, 2009 — Poonam Puri argues against the so-called “30 per cent rule” that precludes pension plans such as ours from holding more than 30 per cent of the director voting shares in a company anywhere in the world - including Canada (It's Time To Abolish The...

Toronto as global retirement financing solutions hub

November 18, 2009 — Toronto has the potential to be a world hub of retirement financing solutions - a position that Ontario Teachers’ Pension Plan CEO Jim Leech has endorsed supporting a new action plan for the Toronto Financial Services Working Group.

Ontario Teachers’ investment positive for Bristol International

November 5, 2009 — Bristol International Airport (BIA) has welcomed today's announcement that Ontario Teachers' Pension Plan (Teachers') will increase its shareholding in BIA, after entering an agreement to acquire the interest currently held by Macquarie...

Canada Pension Plan Investment Board and Ontario Teachers’ Pension Plan confirm indicative proposal to acquire Transurban

November 5, 2009 — Further to the announcement made by Transurban today, Canada Pension Plan Investment Board (“CPPIB”) and Ontario Teachers’ Pension Plan (“Teachers’”) confirm that on 27 October 2009 they submitted an indicative proposal to acquire 100% of Transurban...

Simmons announces restructuring plan

September 25, 2009 — ATLANTA - Simmons Company ("Simmons") and its indirect subsidiary Simmons Bedding Company ("Simmons Bedding"), a leading manufacturer of premium-branded bedding products, today announced that their Boards of Directors have approved...

Teachers’ to purchase CTVglobemedia stake in Maple Leaf Sports & Entertainment

August 20, 2009 — TORONTO - Erol Uzumeri, Senior Vice-President, Teachers’ Private Capital (TPC), the private investment department of the Ontario Teachers’ Pension Plan, today announced Teachers’ agreement with CTVglobemedia Inc. to purchase the multimedia company’s...

Teachers’ confirms Maple Leaf Foods’ disclosure, notes formal shareholder agreement with McCain Capital Corp. no longer needed

July 29, 2009 — TORONTO - The Ontario Teachers' Pension Plan (Teachers') has confirmed Maple Leaf Foods Inc.'s (MFI) disclosure of earlier today that Teachers' has delivered notice to McCain Capital Corporation (MCC) to terminate, effective June...

Teachers' Statement Re: Group PLC

July 23, 2009 — TORONTO: At the request of the UK Takeover Panel, Teachers' confirms that it made a preliminary approach, through Teachers' private investment arm Teachers' Private Capital, to Simon Nixon,'s majority...

Teachers’ speaks to fellow Chesapeake Energy shareholders: We intend to withhold votes for conflicted directors, and support shareholder proposals

June 8, 2009 — TORONTO - The Ontario Teachers' Pension Plan has delivered a message to fellow Chesapeake Energy shareholders: it intends to withhold upcoming annual general meeting proxy votes for conflicted directors and vote in favour of shareholder proposals...

Teachers’ 13F confirms 3.3% holding of Petro-Canada shares

February 5, 2009 — TORONTO - The Ontario Teachers’ Pension Plan (Teachers’) filed a Form 13F with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission after market close today. The form notes that Teachers’ held approximately 16 million common shares of Petro-Canada, representing...

Eileen Mercier re-appointed as Board Chair

January 5, 2009 — TORONTO - Education Minister Kathleen Wynne and George (Joe) Lamoureux, President of the Ontario Teachers’ Federation, today announced the re-appointment of Eileen A. Mercier to a second two-year term as Chair of the Ontario Teachers’ Pension Plan...

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