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Last C$37.24 CAD
Change Today +0.20 / 0.54%
Volume 105.4K
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Great-West Lifeco Inc., a financial services holding company, engages in life insurance, health insurance, asset management, investment and retirement savings, and reinsurance businesses in Canada, the United States, Europe, and Asia. It offers financial and benefit plan solutions for individuals, families, businesses, and organizations, as well as life, disability, and critical illness insurance products to individual and group clients; and accumulation products and annuity products. The company also provides employer-sponsored retirement savings plans; enrollment services, communication materials, investment options, and education services, as well as fund management, investment, and advisory services; retirement services and products; private-label recordkeeping and administrative services, and executive benefits products; and investment products, including equity, fixed income, absolute return, and alternative strategies. In addition, it offers protection and wealth management products; pension products; and life, annuity, and property and casualty reinsurance and retrocession products. The company provides its products and services under various brands, including the Great-West Life and Canada Life, the Freedom 55 Financial, the Irish Life, the Great-West Financial, the Empower Retirement, and the Putnam Investments and PanAgora brands. Great-West Lifeco Inc. markets its products and services through a network of brokers, advisors, consultants and financial institutions, third-party administrators and banks, wholesale and retail sales force, specialized consultants, and employee benefit consultants. The company was founded in 1891 and is based in Winnipeg, Canada.

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great-west lifeco inc (GWO) Top Compensated Officers

Chief Executive Officer, President, Director ...
Total Annual Compensation: C$964.2K
President of Europe and Chief Operating Offic...
Total Annual Compensation: C$604.8K
Member of Risk Committee, President of Canada...
Total Annual Compensation: C$549.6K
Chief Investment Officer and Executive Vice-P...
Total Annual Compensation: C$741.0K
Total Annual Compensation: C$707.8K
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2014.

great-west lifeco inc (GWO) Key Developments

Great-West Lifeco Inc. Presents at BMO Capital Markets 4th Annual Fixed Income Insurance Conference, Jun-18-2015

Great-West Lifeco Inc. Presents at BMO Capital Markets 4th Annual Fixed Income Insurance Conference, Jun-18-2015 . Venue: Toronto, Ontario, Canada. Speakers: Gordon P. Menzie, Senior Vice-President, Corporate Finance and Treasury.

Great-West Lifeco Seeks Acquisitions

Great-West Lifeco Inc. (TSX:GWO) looks to U.S. and Europe for expansion. The company says there are plenty of opportunities to build its business in developed markets such as the U.S. and Britain and has already begun to acquire businesses in these regions and plans to boost its focus on technology to attract more consumers. “We could really participate in good growth in the U.S., and we’ll look to acquisitions to bolster that,” Paul Mahon, Chief Executive of Great-West, said.

Moya Greene Joins the Board of Great-West Lifeco Inc. as Non-Executive Director

In accordance with Listing Rule 9.6.14(2), Royal Mail plc announced that it has been advised that Moya Greene has joined the Board of Great-West Lifeco Inc. as a Non-Executive Director with effect from May 7, 2015.


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