Great-West Life & Annuity Insurance Company, founded in 1907, operates in the United States using the marketing name Great-West Financial®.
Under the Great-West Financial brand, the firm provides life insurance, annuities and executive benefits products. Its Great-West Investments unit offers fund management, investment and advisory services.
The company’s Empower Retirement division is the second-largest U.S. retirement services provider by participants. Empower serves all segments of the employer-sponsored retirement plan market – small, mid-size and large corporate clients, government plans, non-profit entities and private-label record-keeping clients – and offers individual retirement accounts.