The McArthur Industry Pioneer Award

By Investment Management Consultants Association

2017
The Globe’s ‘#1 Knowledge Broker’ in Institutional Investing         
By Chief Investment Officer/Asset International
2014
Top Pension 40
By Institutional Investor
2013
Top 5 Knowledge Broker in Institutional Investing
By Chief Investment Officer/Asset International
2013
Top 10 Influential Academics in the Institutional Investing World
By Chief Investment Officer/Asset International  
2013
Professional Excellence
By CFA Institute for “exemplary achievement, excellence of practice, and true leadership”
2011
Lilywhite Award 
By Employee Benefits Research Institute for “extraordinary lifetime contributions to Americans’ economic security”
2010
James A. Vertin Award 
By CFA Institute for contributions “of enduring value” to investment theory and practice
2008
Outstanding Industry Contribution Award
By Investments and Pensions - Europe 
2007
University of Toronto Arbor Award for Volunteer Service
in founding the Rotman International Centre for Pension Management
2004

One of the 30 Top Difference Makers who have “literally changed pension funds and institutional investing” in the 20th century
By Pensions and Investments – USA 30th Anniversary Issue

2003

One of the 20 Most Influential People in the Canadian Pension and Benefits Industry
By Benefits Canada

1997

Graham and Dodd Scrolls for excellence in research / writing           
By Financial Analysts Journal, published by the CFA Institute

  • Can Active Management Add Value? With J.L. Farrell, Jr.
  • Pension funds: Rich or Poor? With D. Don Ezra
  • Pension Fund Asset Allocation: In Defense of a 60/40 Equity/Debt Asset Mix 
  • The Economics of Pension Fund Management

 

 

1979

1985

1987

1994 

Roger Murray Awards for best research paper                        
By Institute for Quantitative Research in Finance - USA

  • The Struggle for Pension Wealth. With Don Ezra
  • The Economics of Pension Fund Management

 

 

1983

1994