iA Financial Group improves its life cycle investment solution

QUEBEC CITY, Sept. 29, 2015 /CNW Telbec/ - iA Financial Group (Industrial Alliance Insurance and Financial Services Inc.) is pleased to announce that it has improved the ATTITUDE Portfolios, its pre-built "life cycle" investment solution for group savings and retirement plan members.

Improvements to the ATTITUDE Portfolios include:

  • Better protection against risks associated with longevity, thanks to the increased portion invested in equities
  • Increased diversification, which will lead to reduced volatility of portfolio returns

ATTITUDE Portfolios combine the member's investment horizon and investor profile. They are the ideal solution to optimize the investment strategy with complete peace of mind. They are suitable for those who prefer to have experts choose their investment funds and grow their investments based on their risk tolerance and their life cycle.

"We are proud to introduce a smart and high-performance investment solution. Our ATTITUDE Portfolios are adapted to five different investor profiles. A new portfolio path trajectory is assigned to each of the five investor profiles, which is a unique concept", stated Renée Laflamme, Executive Vice-President, Group Benefits and Retirement Solutions.

Moreover, iA Financial Group recently changed the composition of the asset allocation funds it offers its Group Savings and Retirement clients. It is also in the process of making significant changes to its investment fund lineup.

About Group Savings and Retirement
Group Savings and Retirement has been administering pension funds for over 60 years. It offers a wide range of products and services adapted to the needs of savings and retirement plan members. With regional offices across Canada, it is one of the largest group savings and retirement service providers in the country.

About iA Financial Group
iA Financial Group is a business name and trademark under which Industrial Alliance Insurance and Financial Services Inc. operates in Canada and the United States. Founded in 1892, iA Financial Group offers life and health insurance products, mutual and segregated funds, savings and retirement plans, RRSPs, securities, auto and home insurance, mortgages and car loans and other financial products and services for both individuals and groups. It is one of the four largest life and health insurance companies in Canada and one of the largest publiclytraded companies in the country. iA Financial Group stock is listed on the Toronto Stock Exchange under the ticker symbol IAG.

iA Financial Group is a business name and trademark of Industrial Alliance Insurance and Financial Services Inc.


SOURCE Industrial Alliance Insurance and Financial Services Inc.

For further information: Pierre Picard, Manager, Public Relations, Office: 418-684-5000, ext. 1-1660, Email: pierre.picard@ia.ca


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