The leader in the structured reinsurance market

Canada Life Re's financial strength, long reinsurance history, staff expertise, and competitive pricing qualifies us to be one of your reinsurance partners.

How can we help you?

Canada Life Reinsurance offers a wide range of solutions for our clients helping them manage their risk and capital position while enhancing return on equity.

We have a long track record in the structured reinsurance market and this experience is matched by the financial strength of Great-West Lifeco (rated AA by S&P and AA3 by Moodys). Together with the expertise of our staff, we are well placed to offer solutions which are tailor made to meet the needs of our clients.


Why do I need help?

The ever changing regulatory landscape means that insurance companies are constantly seeking new solutions to manage their capital position.  As companies review their risk appetite and aim to achieve an optimal balance of risk within their business, reinsurance solutions are an ideal solution to achieve this goal.

We have worked with a number of clients to understand their requirements, develop a solution which meets their needs and successfully execute these deals in a timely manner. These solutions range from those which release value of older blocks of business to supporting ongoing sales. Canada Life Re also has solutions to cover more remote longevity risk or lapse risk on existing business. Other solutions have involved protecting against catastrophe risk to bespoke solutions which providing various forms of capital relief.


Variety of Products Solutions

Solutions to date have been applied to a wide variety of products across life insurance, annuities, disability income and health insurance. Our solutions work on both individual and group products.

We are eager to work with our clients to develop solutions to assist them with balance sheet optimisation and capital management in a flexible and cost effective manner.

Our structured reinsurance offering evolves continuously and if you would like to discuss these in further detail please contact Eamon Loughnane (EU) This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or Lonny Meewes (US) This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

  • AA S&P Rating
  • $18.9B (USD) Canada Life Capital and Surplus
  • 40 Countries
  • $368.2B + assets under management

As of 12/31/22