Brookfield RPS selected as Industrial Alliance's Appraisal Management Provider

Industrial Alliance, one of Canada's largest insurers, selects Brookfield RPS for appraisal management services

TORONTO, April 15, 2014 /CNW/ - Brookfield RPS, a leading supplier to Canadian financial institutions, announced today that Industrial Alliance, one of Canada's largest insurers, has selected the company as its appraisal management provider.

Brookfield RPS has been chosen based on the company's best-in-class appraisal management solutions for large financial institutions. As a subsidiary of Brookfield Asset Management Inc., its clients benefit from an experienced, trusted and financially stable partner with the necessary resources and infrastructure to meet increasingly demanding regulatory requirements. In addition, the company provides a superior customer experience through its dedicated Account Managers, local market experts, highly trained operational teams and commitment to service quality and excellence.

Brookfield RPS sets itself apart with an unparalleled national housing database coupled with analytics and reporting abilities, empowering its clients with meaningful business intelligence to make better and more informed decisions.  

"We are honoured to be entrusted with the Industrial Alliance appraisal business," said James MacQueen, Executive Vice President, Business Development at Brookfield RPS. "Industrial Alliance is a well respected leader in the insurance industry and their selection of Brookfield RPS is confirmation that our appraisal solutions deliver real value. We look forward to servicing Industrial Alliance's employees, brokers and customers and building a long-lasting, mutually rewarding partnership."

For more information on Brookfield RPS' appraisal management services and data and analytics, please visit www.brookfieldrps.com.

About Brookfield RPS
Brookfield RPS, a subsidiary of Brookfield Asset Management Inc., is a leading Canadian provider of outsourced appraisal management, single-source home inspections, mortgage-related services and real estate business intelligence to financial institutions, real estate professionals and consumers. The company's expertise in network management and real estate valuation, together with its innovative technologies and services, has established Brookfield RPS as the trusted source for residential real estate intelligence and analytics. For more information, please visit www.brookfieldrps.com.

About Industrial Alliance
Founded in 1892, Industrial Alliance Insurance and Financial Services Inc. is a life and health insurance company with operations in all regions of Canada as well as in the United States. The Company offers a wide range of life and health insurance products, savings and retirement plans, RRSPs, mutual and segregated funds, securities, auto and home insurance, mortgage loans and other financial products and services for both individuals and groups. The fourth largest life and health insurance company in Canada, Industrial Alliance contributes to the financial wellbeing of over three million Canadians, employs more than 4,300 people and manages and administers around $95 billion in assets. Industrial Alliance stock is listed on the Toronto Stock Exchange under the ticker symbol IAG. For more information, please visit www.inalco.com.

SOURCE Brookfield RPS

For further information: For Media Inquiries: Yvonne von Jena, Director, Innovation & Marketing, Brookfield RPS, (416) 386-4339, yvonne.vonjena@brookfieldrps.com; Pierre Picard, Manager, Public Relations, Industrial Alliance, (418) 684-5000, Extension 1660, pierre.picard@inalco.com