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Sun Life earnings beat estimates on fewer U.S. health claims, investment impact

07 Aug 2020

TORONTO Sun Life Financial Inc beat analyst estimates for second-quarter core earnings on Thursday, helped by lower claims on some health plans, particularly in the United States, and the positive impact of investing activity.

UPDATE 1-Sun Life earnings beat estimates on fewer U.S. health claims, investment impact

07 Aug 2020

TORONTO, Aug 6 Sun Life Financial Inc beat analyst estimates for second-quarter core earnings on Thursday, helped by lower claims on some health plans, particularly in the United States, and the positive impact of investing activity.

UPDATE 1-Manulife says cost containment to be key driver of targeted 10%-12% core earnings growth

06 Aug 2020

TORONTO, Aug 6 Manulife Financial Corp's focus on containing costs will be a key driver of its target of 10% to 12% growth in core earnings per share next year and beyond, its chief executive said on Thursday.

Canada's Manulife core profit beats expectations, rises on fewer payouts and markets

06 Aug 2020

TORONTO Manulife Financial Corp on Wednesday comfortably beat analyst estimates for second-quarter core profit, which rose from a year earlier due in part to favorable policyholder experience and market impacts.

UPDATE 1-Canada's Manulife core profit beats expectations, rises on fewer payouts and markets

06 Aug 2020

TORONTO, Aug 5 Manulife Financial Corp on Wednesday comfortably beat analyst estimates for second-quarter core profit, which rose from a year earlier due in part to favorable policyholder experience and market impacts.

Royal Bank of Canada to let most staff work from home into 2021 -memo

30 Jul 2020

TORONTO, July 30 Royal Bank of Canada will allow most employees to keep working from home into 2021, although a "very small number" of staff in the greater Toronto area may return to workplaces in mid- to late- September, according to an internal memo seen by Reuters on Thursday.

Canadian insurers set for double-digit quarterly profit drop amid COVID-19

30 Jul 2020

TORONTO Canadian life insurers are set to see double-digit earnings decreases in the second quarter as the pandemic-induced economic slowdown has ushered in decade-low interest rates and weighed on sales.

UPDATE 1-Canadian insurers set for double-digit quarterly profit drop amid COVID-19

30 Jul 2020

TORONTO, July 30 Canadian life insurers are set to see double-digit earnings decreases in the second quarter as the pandemic-induced economic slowdown has ushered in decade-low interest rates and weighed on sales.

REFILE-PREVIEW-Canadian insurers set for double-digit drop in quarterly profits amid COVID-19

30 Jul 2020

TORONTO, July 30 Canadian life insurers are set to see double-digit earnings decreases in the second quarter as the pandemic-induced economic slowdown ushered in decade-low interest rates and weighed on sales.

Bank of Canada governor's promise of low rates could spur housing speculators

17 Jul 2020

TORONTO Bank of Canada Governor Tiff Macklem's reassurance that interest rates will remain low for at least two years could unleash a wave of speculative demand in the country's hottest housing markets, realtors and mortgage brokers warned.

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