On January 1, 2020, The Great-West Life Assurance Company, London Life Insurance Company and The Canada Life Assurance Company, and their holding companies, Canada Life Financial Corporation and London Insurance Group Inc., amalgamated into a single company – The Canada Life Assurance Company.
The Great-West Life Assurance Company, founded in Winnipeg in 1891, is a leading Canadian insurer. We offer life insurance, health insurance, investment, savings and retirement income and reinsurance, primarily in Canada and Europe.
In Canada, Great-West Life and its subsidiaries, London Life and Canada Life, offer financial and benefit plan solutions and serve the financial security needs of more than 12 million people.
Great-West Life serves individuals and families with investment, savings and retirement income plans, and annuities, as well as life, disability, critical illness and health insurance.
For large and small businesses and organizations, Great-West Life offers group benefit plan solutions with options for life, healthcare, dentalcare, critical illness, disability and wellness, international benefits plans. Great-West Life also offers group retirement and savings plans tailored to the unique needs of businesses and organizations.
In Europe, Great-West Life has operations in the United Kingdom, Isle of Man and Germany through Canada Life and in Ireland through Irish Life.
Great-West Life participates in international reinsurance markets, providing life, longevity and property and casualty reinsurance in the United States and in international markets.
Great-West Life is a subsidiary of Great-West Lifeco Inc. and a member of the Power Financial Corporation group of companies.