The Advisor

December 10, 2018

Gallagher acquires Accompass to expand footprint in Canada

U.S.-based Arthur J. Gallagher & Co. announced today that it has acquired Accompass Inc., a leading Canadian benefits, retirement, and...

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March 19, 2015

Ontario raises its minimum wage

Ontario is raising the general minimum wage to $11.25 from $11 per hour, effective Oct. 1, 2015.

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February 26, 2015

BC announces PharmaCare deal for seven generic drugs

British Columbia has announced that its PharmaCare program has confirmed Accel Pharma, Ranbaxy Canada and Septa Pharmaceuticals will be sole suppliers for seven generic drugs beginning April 1, in an effort to get advantageous pricing.

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February 24, 2015

Faxed forms containing beneficiary info now accepted, says Manulife

This past month Manulife announced that faxes of forms with beneficiary designations are now being accepted. The original paper copy will no longer be required by the insurer at any time, including when the claim is submitted.

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