Steady returns and stronger pension plan positioning

Defined benefit plans report modestly positive returns and higher solvency ratios.

SOCIETY | August 03 2023 10:37AM
Pension plans purchase a record number of annuities

The market for group annuities, designed to secure retirement benefits for collective pension plans, reached nearly $8-b…

LIFE INSURANCE | July 13 2023 10:59AM
Life insurance: Financial results of 25 insurers in Canada in 2022

Life insurance companies boosted their net income in 2022 compared with the previous year.

LIFE INSURANCE | June 22 2023 10:55AM
Ontario representative fined for fraudulent representations

Put policies on premium holidays to pay for new policies without client’s consent.

LIFE INSURANCE | June 21 2023 09:30AM
RBC reports a 14 per cent drop in second-quarter earnings

The financial institution has released its financial results for the quarter ended April 30, 2023.

SOCIETY | June 09 2023 10:50AM
Poll finds majority aren’t aware of the estate planning benefits of insurance

RBC Insurance survey reveals notable opportunities to discuss estate planning with clients.

SOCIETY | May 04 2023 09:55AM
Royal Bank pension data published showing defined benefit plan gains

Median return of four per cent in the first quarter follows similar gains made at the end of 2022.

INVESTMENT | May 02 2023 10:56AM