VPFO News

August 9, 2016
Two new websites for the VP Finance Portfolio
Over the past year, Marketing and Communications and UBC-IT Web Services has been working with Finance staff from all across the portfolio to build a new Financial Services portal, which consolidates and streamlines content from supplymanagement.ubc.ca , finance.ubc.ca, and  treasury.ubc.ca into a single website at finance.ubc.ca.

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August 4, 2016
2015/16 UBC Annual Report
UBC’s Connected By Commitment Annual Report 2015-16 launched. The year is summarized through a mix of storytelling and metrics that highlight the successes of our students, faculty, staff and alumni linked to the nine commitments of the university’s strategic plan Place and Promise. The annual report can be viewed at annualreport.ubc.ca

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June 15, 2016
2016/17 Budget Update – June 15, 2016
At the April 14 board meeting, the Board of Governors provisionally approved the 2016-17 budget.  

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April 14, 2016
2016/17 Budget Update
As a follow-up to our message on March 8th, we would like to provide an update on the status of the UBC budget. The budget was presented today to the Board of Governors for review and approval.

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February 3, 2016
UBC to launch Sustainable Future Fund – giving donors a low-carbon choice
The UBC Board of Governors' Finance Committee is recommending the creation of an alternative investment fund for donors that is low carbon and meets best practices for environmental, social and governance (ESG) factors.

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