We are happy to announce our office will be open for in-person meetings with our Pension Information Officers and Retirement Information Consultants. We look forward to seeing you soon! When coming into our office for an in-person meeting, masks are strongly encouraged for the health and safety of our members and our staff. Whenever possible, over the phone meetings are still available by calling 306-787-2992.
We are now offering online workshops and presentations. We’d love to “see” you - virtually, that is. Register for one of our workshops to learn about your pension plan, retirement planning for any stage of life, and so much more! Click here to see a list of webinars currently available.
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