Sun Life makes $560 million buy-in group annuity deal with Rio Tinto subsidiary

In a deal that organizers are calling the largest same-day transaction in the Canadian market to be placed with a single

INVESTMENT | January 17 2020 11:30AM
Defined contribution pension plan sales soar in Q3 2019

New deposits to defined contribution (DC) plans in Canada grew by 26% between Q3 2018 and 2019, a report by the LIMRA Se

INVESTMENT | January 17 2020 10:15AM
Retirement, not as advertised

A new survey of retirees, conducted every other year by RBC Royal Bank, shows there are significant gaps between a pre-r

INVESTMENT | January 16 2020 12:15PM
Pension plans end 2019 in strong financial health

Rising bond yields and a stock market rally at year-end propelled the solvency level of defined benefits plans to histor

INVESTMENT | January 13 2020 03:01PM
Retirement for millennials: Housing costs threaten retirement savings

The financial future for millennials is vastly different from that of previous generations, and many fear their retireme

SOCIETY | December 12 2019 01:50PM
FSRA slaps pensions, insurers with surprise invoices

Unlike its predecessor organization which previously issued non-regulatory scheduled invoices at the end of their fiscal

LIFE INSURANCE | December 11 2019 03:01PM
Sun Life assumes responsibility for Domtar DB plan

Domtar Corporation announced it has purchased a group annuity buy-out contract from Sun Life Financial, thereby transfer

INVESTMENT | December 06 2019 12:27PM