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Dec 16, 2010, 13:12 ET Innovative approach will increase availability of pension plans for employees
in small business sector

WINNIPEG, Dec. 16 /CNW/ - The Great-West Life Assurance Company supports the proposed framework for Pooled Registered Pension Plans (PRPP) developed by the federal government for consultation with...


Nov 24, 2010, 16:04 ET Canada Life Financial Corporation announces Redemption of Series B Preferred
Shares

WINNIPEG, Nov. 24, 2010 /CNW/ - Canada Life Financial Corporation (CLFC) today announced that it intends to redeem all 6,000,000 of its Series B Preferred Shares on December 31, 2010. A formal notice ...


Oct 01, 2010, 22:55 ET The Great-West Life Assurance Company:

Great-West Lifeco today issued the following release: Great-West Lifeco statement on a decision released October 1 by the Ontario Superior Court of Justice TSX:GWO WINNIPEG, Oct. 1, 2010 /CNW/ - The...


Sep 23, 2010, 10:00 ET Great-West Life signs agreement with Evolution Benefits(R) to offer the first
Visa(R) payment card for healthcare spending accounts in Canada

WINNIPEG, Sept. 23, 2010 /CNW/ -Great-West Life, a leading group benefits provider in Canada, announced today that the company has signed an agreement with U.S.-based Evolution Benefits(R), Inc. to...


Sep 03, 2010, 12:22 ET Great-West Life Announces Redemption of 5.55% Series O Preferred Shares

WINNIPEG, Sept. 3, 2010 /CNW/ - The Great-West Life Assurance Company today announced that it intends to redeem all of its outstanding 5.55% Series O Preferred Shares (GWL.PR.O) on October 31, 2010....


Mar 22, 2010, 12:47 ET Using smartphones to help save for retirement: New online calculator shows
group retirement savings plan members how a small increase in contributions
builds income in retirement

LONDON, ON, March 22, 2010 /CNW/ - The Great-West Life Assurance Company today launched an innovative online calculator to help group retirement savings plan members see how even a small increase in...


Mar 02, 2010, 10:17 ET Benchmark Report: Despite economy, Canadian employers contributing more, and
more employees contributing the maximum, to their group retirement plans

WINNIPEG, March 2, 2010 /CNW/ - Canadian employers are increasing contributions to their group retirement plans and more employees are maximizing their contributions to get full employer matching...


Feb 05, 2010, 10:00 ET Great-West Life signs agreement with TELUS Health Solutions to offer the
first national eClaims exchange service for extended healthcare providers

WINNIPEG, Feb. 5, 2010 /CNW/ - Great-West Life, a leading group benefits provider in Canada, announced today that the Company has signed an agreement with TELUS Health Solutions for the development...


Dec 14, 2009, 15:07 ET Great-West Life releases Pension reform position paper: Proposes practical,
'made in Canada' solution

WINNIPEG, Dec. 14, 2009 /CNW/ - The Great-West Life Assurance Company today released a position paper on pension reform, adding an important perspective to the debate that will take place on this...