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Assuris - Protecting your life insurance

Assuris is the not for profit organization that protects Canadian policyholders if their life insurance company should fail.

Our role is to protect policyholders by minimizing the loss of benefits and ensuring a quick transfer of their policies to a solvent company, where their protected benefits will continue.

Every life insurance company authorized to sell insurance policies in Canada is required, by the federal, provincial and territorial regulators, to become a member of Assuris.
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Assuris was founded in 1990. Assuris is designated by the federal Minister of Finance under the Insurance Companies Act of Canada, and specified in the Quebec Règlement d'application de la Loi sur les assurances.

Find out more about Assuris’ protection in the event of the insolvency of a life insurance company: