About us

Founded in 1847, The Canada Life Assurance Company was Canada’s first domestic life insurance company.

Today, Canada Life provides insurance and wealth management products and services in Canada and internationally, primarily in the United Kingdom, Isle of Man, Ireland and Germany.

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Who we are

At Canada Life, we’re focused on improving the financial, physical and mental well-being of Canadians.

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The latest information about Canada Life and our parent company, Great-West Life.

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Join the team that helps meet the insurance, retirement and investment needs of Canadians.

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Consumer information

We are committed to treating our customers and other stakeholders in a professional and courteous manner and strive to be prompt and fair in our decisions and actions.

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At Canada Life, we believe in the importance of good corporate governance.

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Investment management

We take pride in making disciplined long-term investments that support growth in the economy while helping Canadians reach their financial goals.