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What U.S. citizens should know before purchasing Canadian life insurance

These steps can prevent tax surprises

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The perils of owning U.S. life insurance

These tax-advantaged savings vehicles can result in a tremendous tax headache

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Donation of life insurance policies isn’t trafficking, B.C. regulator says

Advisors receive some clarity on anti-trafficking legislation

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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

Canada Life launches sustainable target date funds

The seg funds look to invest in companies with strong ESG practices

  • By: Staff
  • December 7, 2021 December 7, 2021
  • 13:45

Manulife streamlines universal life product

The goal is to simplify the firm's offering to its customers and advisors

Great-West Lifeco raising quarterly dividend to shareholders by 12%

Fellow life insurers Manulife and Sun Life also announced dividend hikes this month

Sun Life buying U.S. dental benefits company DentaQuest for $3.1 billion

The acquisition will more than double the size of Sun Life's U.S. employee benefits business by revenue

Canada’s warming may hurt access to insurance: DBRS

Increasingly severe weather may lead to pullback in coverage as losses rise

Outlook for reinsurers improves post-pandemic

Rising prices, economic recovery support sector’s earnings

  • By: Staff
  • September 7, 2021 September 7, 2021
  • 14:44