Canadian Life and Health Insurance Association news

  • Year in Review by Nicolas Heffernan

    We’re wrapping up the year with a look back during the holiday season. To start things off, we take a look at the some of the big news makers from March, through to June.

  • CLHIA slams province over ORPPs by Nicolas Heffernan

    The CLHIA is coming out swinging at the provincial government over what the Liberals will consider comparable in its proposed retirement pension plan.

  • CLHIA joins chorus calling for ORPP caution by

    Life and health association is hoping the provincial government will take a cautious approach to implementing the ORPP.

  • Insurers hit by tax increases in Quebec by Nicolas Heffernan

    Advisors are bracing themselves for tough conversations with clients about increased premiums stemming from the Quebec government’s decision to raise taxes for life and health insurers.

  • Drug pooling initiative showing its worth by

    The Canadian Drug Insurance Pooling Corporation (CDIPC) is already proving its value, thanks to the skyrocketing cost of prescription drug claims.

  • Canadian insurers welcome South Korean free trade agreement by

    The recently announced free-trade agreement between Canada and South Korea has received kudos from Canadian life insurers. But why?