Pension risk transfers surge in Canada

A record year in 2021 contrasts sharply with the decline in 2020 and confirms insurers’ risk-taking capacity.

INVESTMENT | July 19 2022 10:59AM
Sun Life spells out its appetite for longevity risk

The insurer sees Canada as a fertile ground in this area.

LIFE INSURANCE | June 23 2021 10:20AM
The General Motors longevity risk deal was one year in the making

Two of the key players took Insurance Portal behind the scenes of the deal, which was announced earlier this month.

LIFE INSURANCE | April 29 2021 01:07PM
Sun Life leads group announcing $1.8-billion annuity buy-out

A group of institutions will complete a group annuity buy-out for General Motors.

LIFE INSURANCE | April 08 2021 09:47AM
General Motors makes inroads into the insurance business

General Motors is rolling out insurance through a subsidiary.

P&C | November 27 2020 01:33PM
Tina Tehranchian featured in new book about women leaders

So how does a Toronto-based financial advisor get to be in a book along with the likes of Mary Barra, Oprah Winfrey and …

INVESTMENT | June 26 2019 01:30PM
Canadian Taxpayers Federation Calls for Legislated Debt Repayments

The Canadian Taxpayers Federation recommends that the federal government introduce legislation to require a portion of t…

INVESTMENT | April 10 2015 10:28AM