Focusing on innovation and consolidation

As the life insurance industry faces challenges such as implementing IFRS 17 and transitioning from legacy computer syst

LIFE INSURANCE | January 10 2020 03:00PM
Two insurance companies merge

On January 1, 2020, Wawanesa Life and Western Life merged into one life insurance company. This grouping “forms a strong

LIFE INSURANCE | January 10 2020 02:35PM
Regulator warns investors of top investment fraud risks

This week the Alberta Securities Commission (ASC) warned investors of the top six traps to look out for in 2020. The reg

INVESTMENT | January 10 2020 01:45PM
AMF investigation results in jail sentence

Repeat offender Francis Mailhot was sentenced by the Court of Québec to serve 90 days in jail and pay fines totaling $13

INVESTMENT | January 10 2020 12:34PM
Snowbird association challenges OHIP Cuts

The Canadian Snowbird Association (CSA) announced Jan. 2 that is has filed a legal challenge against the Ontario Governm

LIFE INSURANCE | January 09 2020 03:54PM
Canada resilient to trade tensions

The Bank of Canada announced on Dec. 4 that it would maintain its overnight interest rate at 1.75 per cent. This rate

INVESTMENT | January 09 2020 03:00PM
Manulife Investment Management announces US$1.5 billion in commitments to private equity fund

Manulife Investment Management announced Jan. 9 the closing of approximately US$1.5 billion in commitments to Manulife P

INVESTMENT | January 09 2020 01:57PM