About OMERS

OMERS is one of Canada’s largest
defined benefit pension plans, with
$85 billion in net assets*

 

Founded in 1962, OMERS invests and administers pensions for 470,000* municipal employees and retirees throughout the province of Ontario. OMERS diversified portfolio includes investments in fixed income, inflation-linked bonds, public equities and real estate. 

Acting on behalf of OMERS, OPM (Borealis Infrastructure and OMERS Private Equity) invests globally in high-quality private equity and infrastructure assets, across various markets and geographies -- while working in partnership with strong management teams. Through the direct, disciplined and long-term approach followed by its in-house professionals, OPM seeks to generate strong returns and help deliver secure and sustainable pensions to OMERS members. OPM has offices in Toronto, New York, London and Sydney. 

 

*as at December 31, 2016

Asset Allocation
Nikki and Marsha

Nikki and Marsha, OMERS Pension Plan Members

OMERS welcomed 18,000 new members in 2015.

 

In 2015, OMERS received $3.8 billion in contributions from members, and paid $3.4 billion in benefits.

 

OMERS has a credit rating of AAA from DBRS and AA+ from Standard & Poor's.