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Chabot will retire in 2018 after more than three decades of service

  • By: Leah Golob
  • August 31, 2017 December 19, 2017
  • 15:00

The head of IA has previously been named as the Quebec “Financial Personality of the Year” three times

  • By: Leah Golob
  • August 28, 2017 January 22, 2018
  • 16:00
Feds to consider expanded services from banks, fintechs

With the completion of the deal, IA becomes one of the largest non-bank wealth-management firms in Canada with almost $80 billion in AUA

  • By: IE Staff
  • August 8, 2017 December 19, 2017
  • 08:10

New process will no longer require medical tests for certain applicants and allow advisors to confirm policy approval for almost half of their clients instantly at the point of sale

Bourgon replaces John LeBoutillier, who has served as chairman since 2005 and has been a member of the company’s board for the past 20 years

Insurers experiencing big drop in sales this year

Sales of individual life insurance policies were considerably higher in Q4 and in 2016, overall, in advance of the new, more restrictive tax rules that kicked in on Jan. 1

HollisWealth’s business model is close to that of IA

Computershare to acquire exempt market business of Canadian Western Trust

HollisWealth will add $34 billion in AUA, 800 licensed advisors and 400,000 active clients to IA’s growing wealth-management operations

The deal, which follows BMO’s sale of its U.S. retirement services business last year, focuses in on a key area of growth for IA

One of the three seg funds, Global Diversified (Forstrong) Fund, lets investors access global growth opportunities through an actively managed portfolio of ETFs