Whole life sales drive overall premium increase in Canada

New annualized premium increased two per cent in the first quarter of 2024.

LIFE INSURANCE | June 18 2024 10:37AM
Pharmacare concerns persist

Many advisors are already fielding calls from clients about their drug plans, says head of benefits association.

HEALTH | June 14 2024 10:44AM
Banks: The solution to declining life insurance policy sales?

The combined sales figures from LIMRA and Statistics Canada show that more needs to be done to increase sales.

LIFE INSURANCE | June 13 2024 10:50AM
Emerging risks: 16 potential threats to the industry

Emerging risks are those that are new and challenging and difficult to quantify.

SOCIETY | June 13 2024 10:40AM
Reinsurer urges information sharing to combat fraud

Note for disability insurers discusses ways to combat artificial intelligence-enabled fraud.

LIFE INSURANCE | June 12 2024 10:33AM
Ratings agency says global life reinsurance market concentrated and stable

Appropriate mortality assumptions for pricing new reinsurance remain unclear.

LIFE INSURANCE | June 11 2024 04:08PM
Co-operators’ mutual fund dealer begins acquiring books of business

Acquisition of Roger Ghent Financial Services adds $36-million to the cooperative’s assets under management.

INVESTMENT | June 11 2024 10:45AM