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Canada Protection Plan streamlines applications, introduces CI products

E-policies are also now available across the firm's lineup

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How life insurers are responding to the pandemic

Digital capabilities and flexible underwriting help support sales

Keeping up with insurance innovations

Data and personalization are changing the business. Where does the advisor fit in?

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Manulife CEO’s compensation increases in 2019

The multinational firm's chief executive earned more than $14M in compensation

  • By: Staff
  • March 20, 2020 March 20, 2020
  • 18:02

Coronavirus threat to insurers: higher claims, lower gains

A Moody's report breaks the potential impact

  • March 2, 2020 March 2, 2020
  • 12:05

ALDAs: to buy or not to buy

A breakdown of who benefits from the federal government’s proposed annuity

  • By: Jim Otar
  • February 7, 2020 May 12, 2020
  • 09:30

Advance death benefits evolve

More clients with short life expectancies may be able to qualify

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Disputing when critical illness insurance is payable

Former cabinet minister John Manley lost a case contesting a policy's "triggering event"

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Snowbirds file legal challenge against OHIP cuts

As of Jan. 1, 2020, Ontarians no longer have out-of-country health insurance from the province

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CLHIA calls on feds to allow annuities within TFSAs

The industry trade group wants access to the savings vehicles expanded

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Canada Life amalgamation receives government approval

Company exec says the change will simplify “how advisors choose products”

  • By: Staff
  • November 25, 2019 November 25, 2019
  • 13:42
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Great-West Lifeco beats Q3 expectations as profits rise 6%

Sales grew by 22% to $41.9 billion, driven by growth in the U.S. and Canada

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Managing expectations when clients have older whole life plans

Prepare clients for the impact of low rates and other policy variables

Insurers hop on LRCN bandwagon

More firms are expected to take advantage of new rules adopted last month, DBRS says

Ensure your client can afford policy premiums

Needs assessment is more than gathering information

Universal life policies can’t be used for unlimited deposits, appeal court rules

Hedge funds argued they should be able to make unlimited deposits for a guaranteed return

RBC Insurance introduces rider for compassionate care

The rider pays a monthly benefit to allow for time away from work

  • By: Staff
  • January 15, 2019 January 16, 2019
  • 13:58

What you should know about EI benefit changes

Parents and caregivers are affected

  • By: Staff
  • November 9, 2017 September 10, 2018
  • 15:08

Advise clients on insurance in unstable countries

Three experts weigh in

  • By: Allan Tong
  • April 13, 2017 October 26, 2018
  • 13:57