In Canada, GWL operates through three primary life insurance brands: The Great-West Life Assurance Company, The Canada Life Assurance Company, and London Life. Our total assets under administration exceed $1.2 trillion, with total balance sheet assets over $401 billion.
Our commercial mortgages, public bond and private placement investments provide opportunities for businesses and governments to help create employment, fund research and development, and support infrastructure, healthcare and renewable energy projects.
Our Canadian fixed income investment portfolio exceeds $65 billion. Private Debt group manages close to $8.7 billion of which $7.4 billion are infrastructure investments including green energy projects, airports, port terminals, hospitals, transit, highways, utilities, schools and universities. In 2017 alone, our Private Debt group invested $1.5 billion in new private placements of which close to $1.2 billion were in infrastructure-related transactions.