MONTREAL, Feb. 19, 2013 /CNW Telbec/ - Great-West Lifeco Inc., a
subsidiary of Power Corporation of Canada, issued a news release today
entitled "Great-West Lifeco announces acquisition of Irish Life Group
for $1.75 billion (€1.3 billion) and $1.25 billion subscription
receipts offering for common stock", which is available on Lifeco's
website at www.greatwestlifeco.com.
Power Financial Corporation, a subsidiary of Power Corporation of
Canada, also issued a news release today entitled "Power Financial
Corporation - Investment in Great-West Lifeco", which is available on
Power Financial's website at www.powerfinancial.com.
Power Corporation of Canada (TSX: POW) is a diversified international
management and holding company with interests in companies in the
financial services, communications and other business sectors in North
America, Europe and Asia.
Not for distribution to U.S. news wire services or dissemination in the
SOURCE: Power Corporation of Canada
For further information:
Mr. Stéphane Lemay
General Counsel and Secretary