Presidents say consolidation decision made with advisor independence in mind.
Group business transaction impacts 1.5-million plan members.
Canadians under 35 suffering from mental disorders feature prominently in claims data.
Chief human resources officer joins firm from Gallagher’s U.S. brokerage division.
Guidance includes interpretation of legislation governing operational risk management and resilience.
Associations calling for reforms say decision will negatively impact consumers.
Significant number of new funds launched follow responsible investing mandates.