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Great-West Lifeco Inc (GWO.TO)

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GREAT-WEST LIFECO REPORTS Q4 EARNINGS PER SHARE C$0.686
Thursday, 9 Feb 2017 10:53am EST 

Great-west Lifeco Inc : GREAT-WEST LIFECO REPORTS FOURTH QUARTER 2016 RESULTS, INCREASES DIVIDEND BY 6% . Q4 EARNINGS PER SHARE C$0.686 . Q4 EARNINGS PER SHARE VIEW C$0.68 -- THOMSON REUTERS I/B/E/S . Q4 EARNINGS PER SHARE C$0.707 EXCLUDING ITEMS . INCREASES QUARTERLY DIVIDEND BY 6 PERCENT . SETS QUARTERLY DIVIDEND OF C$0.367PER SHARE .GREAT-WEST LIFECO - CONSOLIDATED ASSETS UNDER ADMINISTRATION AT DECEMBER 31, 2016 WERE OVER $1.2 TRILLION, INCREASE OF $36 BILLION FROM DECEMBER 31, 2015.  Full Article

Great-West Lifeco announces normal course issuer bid
Thursday, 5 Jan 2017 08:24am EST 

Great-West Lifeco Inc : Great-West Lifeco announces normal course issuer bid . Great-West Lifeco Inc - under renewed NCIB corporation may purchase for cancellation up to 20 million common shares over 12 month period .Great-West Lifeco -utilize renewed NCIB to acquire shares in order to mitigate dilutive effect of issuing securities under corp's stock option plan.  Full Article

Great-West Lifeco announces expense reductions at Putnam Investments
Tuesday, 15 Nov 2016 01:15pm EST 

Great-west Lifeco Inc : Great-West Lifeco announces expense reductions at Putnam Investments . Great-West Lifeco Inc - Putnam Investments will be undertaking us$65 mln in expense reductions, aligning its resources . Great-West Lifeco Inc - Putnam Investments will be undertaking us$65 mln in expense reductions . Great-west Lifeco Inc -Says small number of investment management professionals will be leaving company . Great-West Lifeco - firm will be reducing its staff by nearly eight percent (approximately 115 positions) .Great-West Lifeco - Putnam will address cost across its enterprise through reduction in staff, elimination of certain non-core business programs.  Full Article

Great-West Lifeco Q2 EPS C$0.675
Wednesday, 3 Aug 2016 06:25pm EDT 

Great-west Lifeco Inc : West lifeco reports second quarter 2016 results . Q2 earnings per share view c$0.68 -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S . Q2 earnings per share c$0.675 . West lifeco inc - lifeco sales in q2 of 2016 of $24.9 billion were up 1% compared to same quarter in 2015. . West lifeco inc says consolidated assets under administration at june 30, 2016 were approximately $1.2 trillion, a decrease of $28.7 billion from december 31, 2015 . West lifeco - total united states segment assets under administration at june 30, 2016 were $786 billion compared to $808 billion at december 31, 2015 . West lifeco inc says lifeco premiums and deposits in q2 of 2016 of $28.2 billion were up 28% from same quarter in 2015 . Says insurance & annuities sales for q2 of 2016 were $5.6 billion, compared to $3.4 billion a year ago . West lifeco inc - total canada segment assets under administration at june 30, 2016 were $171 billion compared to $166 billion at december 31, 2015 .West lifeco inc - total europe segment assets under administration at june 30, 2016 were $227 billion compared to $238 billion at december 31, 2015.  Full Article

Great-West Lifeco obtains issuer bid exemption orders
Friday, 17 Jun 2016 05:35pm EDT 

Great-West Lifeco Inc : Great-West Lifeco Inc - intends to purchase for cancellation, up to 5.8 million of its common shares . Great-West Lifeco Inc - total number of common shares which may be purchased under private agreements may not exceed 6.7 million shares .Great-West Lifeco obtains issuer bid exemption orders to permit purchases by way of private agreements.  Full Article

Great-West Lifeco Inc declares dividend
Wednesday, 5 Aug 2015 06:01pm EDT 

Great-West Lifeco Inc:Declared quarterly common dividend of $0.3260 per common share payable Sept. 30.  Full Article

Great-West Lifeco subsidiary, Canada Life, completes acquisition of Legal & General International (Ireland) Limited
Thursday, 2 Jul 2015 08:00am EDT 

Great-West Lifeco Inc:Says that its European subsidiary, Canada Life Group, has completed its previously announced acquisition of Legal & General International (Ireland) Limited (LGII).Terms of the transaction were not disclosed.  Full Article

Great-West Lifeco Inc declares dividend
Thursday, 7 May 2015 10:32am EDT 

Great-West Lifeco Inc:Declares a quarterly common dividend of $0.3260 per common share payable June 30, 2015.  Full Article

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Fitch Affirms Great-West Lifeco; Outlook Stable

(The following statement was released by the rating agency) NEW YORK, March 17 (Fitch) Fitch Ratings has affirmed the ratings of Great-West Lifeco (TSE: GWO) including the holding company's Issuer Default Rating (IDR) at 'A+' as well as the Insurer Financial Strength (IFS) ratings of all operating subsidiaries at 'AA'. The Rating Outlook is Stable. A complete list of rating actions follows at the end of this release. The ratings affirmation is based upon the company's very strong capitalizat