Sebastien Betermier

McGill MMF Information Session in Toronto


McGill University's new Masters of Management in Finance (MMF) is coming to Toronto next month. If you’re passionate about pursuing a career in Finance and would like the tools to achieve this goal...

Rethinking pensions for today

Published: 3May2019

Professor Sebastien Betermier pens a piece for American Business Magazine in which he explores why the switch over to a Defined-Contribution pension might not be the best way to go and proposes...

Desautels students take home top prize at PRMIA

Published: 16Apr2019

Congratulations to the Desautels Capital Management Team comprised of BCom students Ludovic Van den Bergen, Emilie Granger, Ian Jiang, and Roy Chen Zhang who won first place and $10,000 in prize...

Reflecting on MIPC 2018

Published: 7Dec2018

Avantages reports on the 2018 McGill International Portfolio Challenge (MIPC), which saw 90 teams from around the world compete for a $25,000 grand prize....

Students to the rescue of a U.S. pension system in peril

Published: 30Nov2018

The U.S. pension plan shortfall has the makings of a perfect storm – so who is heeding the call to help remedy a seemingly insurmountable problem?...

Retirement planning is easier than you think

Published: 27Nov2018

Planning for retirement is a daunting undertaking for many – but it does not have to be....

Students respond with answers to looming U.S. pension crisis

Published: 13Nov2018

Professor Sebastien Betermier sits down with La Presse to discuss the second annual McGill International Portfolio Challenge (MIPC), which brought forward the fresh perspectives of 25 international...

Prof. Betermier awarded funding from National Pension Hub

Published: 9Oct2018

Professor Sebastien Betermier has been awarded $70,000 over two years by the National Pension Hub (NPH), a consortium of Canada’s leading pension funds that is seeking to promote academic research...

CPPIB goes green

Published: 21Sep2018

With news that the Canada Pension Plan Investment Board (CPPIB) became the first pension fund in the world to issue a green bond, thereby facilitating investment in cleaner technologies, Professor...