Stock markets fuelled segregated fund sales in 2021

Segregated fund sales advanced, but low interest rates hindered fixed annuities in 2021.

LIFE INSURANCE | May 18 2022 08:26AM
Regulators propose enhanced disclosure framework for segregated fund contracts

The CSA and the CCIR jointly published proposals aimed at enhancing total cost reporting for both investment funds and f…

LIFE INSURANCE | April 29 2022 10:08AM
Insurance regulators agree with banning deferred sales charges

The Canadian Council of Insurance Regulators and the Canadian Insurance Services Regulatory Organizations agree there is…

LIFE INSURANCE | February 11 2022 10:43AM
RBC: Insurance and wealth management advance in 2021

The financial institution unveiled the year-end results for these two sectors.

INVESTMENT | December 13 2021 10:35AM
Canada Life expands seg fund shelf with sustainable portfolios

The three new funds aim to invest in companies that demonstrate strong environmental, social and governance (ESG) practi…

LIFE INSURANCE | November 24 2021 10:45AM
Segregated funds: a wide array of choices on the market

Most life and health insurers in the Canadian market offer segregated funds. Consumers have a wide selection to choose f…

LIFE INSURANCE | November 01 2021 10:45AM
Empire Life reports lower quarterly but higher year-to-date results

The company reported common shareholders’ net income of $33-million for the third quarter of 2021, down from $51-million…

LIFE INSURANCE | November 01 2021 10:09AM