Insurance regulators publish consultation paper on seg fund compensation

Upfront commissions and deferred sales charges discussed in regulatory call for comments.

INVESTMENT | September 12 2022 10:45AM
Equitable Life adds a dozen new seg funds

New seg funds meant to better withstand market volatility, inflation and economic uncertainty.

INVESTMENT | August 30 2022 09:43AM
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