Group insurance sales slide

Although supplemental health benefits rose sharply, total sales declined in the third quarter of 2021.

LIFE INSURANCE | January 19 2022 10:30AM
The challenges of deprescribing drugs

Overprescribing costs $2 billion a year.

HEALTH | December 01 2021 10:45AM
Travel insurance provider TuGo makes major changes to its COVID-19 coverage

TuGo will cover both vaccinated and unvaccinated Canadian travellers who wish to travel.

LIFE INSURANCE | November 30 2021 03:30PM
Report examines insurers’ sensitivity to interest rates and inflation

The insurance industry is well positioned to benefit from moderately higher interest rates, concludes a new report from …

INVESTMENT | November 17 2021 03:15PM
Medical benefit costs to outpace inflation in the coming year

Employer-provided medical benefits costs in Canada are forecast to rise seven per cent in 2022, according to a report by…

HEALTH | October 14 2021 10:19AM
Sun Life acquires leading U.S. dental benefits firm

The insurer has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire the largest provider of Medicaid dental benefits in the U…

HEALTH | October 06 2021 10:15AM
Claims paid out due to COVID-19 deaths surpassed $150 million last year

The Canadian Life and Health Insurance Association has published its annual report on the industry’s activities, includi…

LIFE INSURANCE | September 17 2021 10:45AM