Our goal is simple: to support advisers at every stage of their journey, help them maximise the value of their business and drive exceptional financial planning experiences and outcomes for clients.Our proprietary solutions are at our heart. We support the full end-to-end financial planning process, delivering measurable advantages through integrated practice management, regulatory support, client portal and investment platform with its own discretionary permissions.Administering £18bn of assets, we work with over 1600 advisers to achieve the “Benchmark advantage”; the value created through superior productivity and experience, by providing invaluable guidance and helping them through their lifecycle; starting a business, running more effectively, accelerating growth through to exiting.And our approach is different: we bring together quality advisers, deliver the digital tools they need to excel, provide a choice of leading investment solutions, and remove inefficiencies so they can deliver great service and achieve better client outcomes.
At Canada Life, we provide retirement, investment and protection solutions to individuals, families and companies. We have 3.4 million customers, 470,000 pension annuities in force, and manage more than £38.3 billion of equities, fixed income and property, as well as a comprehensive multi-asset range through our investments division. We sell products to individuals and corporate entities located in the UK through financial advisers. We are a UK-based subsidiary of the Great-West Lifeco group of companies, which has operations in Canada, the United States, Ireland and Germany. We’ve been operating in the UK since 1903 and currently have over 1,200 employees here. Our strategy is to be a leader in our chosen markets: retirement, investment and protection. Where traditionally we focused on targeting a specific segment of financial advisers, our footprint and proposition now increasingly covers a wider range of advisers. We promote a range of wealth management related products to financial advisers, corporate advisers and employee benefit consultants including onshore bonds and retirement income solutions. We also participate in the bulk annuity market. We specialise in Group Life Insurance products for employers which are targeted at corporate advisers and employee benefit consultants. As part of the wider Canada Life proposition, offshore bond and estate planning solutions are marketed to financial advisers by Canada Life International. In November 2013, Canada Life Investments launched five risk-rated multi-asset portfolios for the UK retail market. On 3 October 2018, we became the brand name for Retirement Advantage’s entire product range. Integrating Retirement Advantage with Canada Life is helping us strengthen our protection, wealth management and retirement markets, plus develop new products.
With over 40 years’ experience, Dentons Pensions has gained a reputation as a professional, knowledgeable and efficient self invested pension administrator. Renowned for its technical expertise and award winning customer service.Since 2012, Dentons Pensions has achieved a 5 star rating in the Financial Adviser Service Awards, recognising the importance of quality service – the only specialist SIPP and SSAS provider to receive this award nine times in recent years.Dentons Pensions administers over 7,800 SIPPs, approaching 1,400 SSASs and over 3,000 commercial properties with assets under administration exceeding £7.3 billion (September 2021).
HSBC Life (UK) Limited is part of the HSBC Group, one of the world’s largest banking and financial services organisations. HSBC Group serve more than 40 million customers worldwide through a network that covers 64 countries and territories in its geographical regions: Europe, Asia, North America, Latin America, and Middle East and North Africa. We aim to be present where the growth is, enabling businesses to thrive and economies to prosper, and, ultimately, helping people to fulfil their hopes and realise their ambitions. HSBC Life (UK) is a subsidiary of HSBC Bank plc and was founded in the UK in 1970. HSBC Life (UK) Limited offers a range of insurance services to meet protection and wealth management needs and help clients to manage, protect and grow their wealth. Our services and solution are available through HSBC banking channels and selected third-parties, including financial advisers and aggregators.
For more information on HSBC Life (UK) range of services go to https://www.life.hsbc.co.uk/ and for more information on HSBC please go to https://www.hsbc.com