The Advisor

October 18, 2019

Gallagher Canada makes a mark with Canadian Trends Tour

Over the course of two weeks this fall, the Gallagher Benefit Services (GBS) Canada team travelled across the country to present the latest total...

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January 05, 2015

Preferred pricing for Remicade coming to drug plans

On January 5 Manulife and Express Scripts Canada revealed a new agreement with Janssen Inc. that will result in reduced pricing for Remicade®. The new pricing is expected to come in to effect in the Spring of 2015 to those plan members with a...

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December 15, 2014

Beech cautions against focusing only on drugs when considering the sustainability of benefit plans

This week at Mapol’s Benefits Advisors Annual Drug Plan Outlook Meeting, Accompass President Sarah Beech recommended that plan sponsors and consultants alike, keep the broader picture of benefit plan design in mind.

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December 15, 2014

Insurers who operate in Québec see an increase to taxes on insurance premiums

This past week Québec’s Minister of Finance Carlos Leitão gave an update on the province’s economic and financial situation, and revealed that one of the measures to balance the budget would be an increase on insurance premium taxes from 2% to 3% on...

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