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London Life Insurance Company

Founded in London, Ontario, in 1874, London Life Insurance Company has helped Canadians meet their financial security needs for more than 130 years and has almost two million clients.

London Life has the largest Canadian participating life insurance account, measure by assets. The company has 1.8 million* participating policies. London Life, together with Great-West Life and Canada Life, manages over $18 billion* in segregated fund assets for individual clients across Canada. A London Life subsidiary, Quadrus Investment Services Ltd. offers exclusive mutual funds under Quadrus Group of Funds.

London Life is a subsidiary of The Great-West Life Assurance Company. Together, Great-West and its subsidiaries - London Life and Canada Life - serve the financial security needs of 12 million people across Canada. London Life, Great-West and Canada Life are members of the Power Financial Corporation group of companies.

London Life has more than $49 billion* of assets under administration.

'*as at Dec. 31, 2005

Great-West Life

The Great-West Life Assurance Company was founded in Canada in 1891. With interests also in United States, it manages assets of over $52 billion. With it's sister company, London Life Insurance Company, it is part of the Power Financial Corporation group of companies, and provides insurance, investment products and employee benefits to over 10 million Canadians. Access to its market leading disability, critical illness, and employee benefits products is made available to Freedom 55 Financial through an inter-corporate agreement.

Manulife Financial

The Manufacturers Life Insurance Company was founded in Canada in 1887. With interests in Canada, U.S., and Asia, the Manulife Financial manages assets of $115 billion. Through an inter-corporate agreement with Freedom 55 Financial, they have made available a line of their competitive insurance and retirement products.

Sun Life Financial

Sun Life Financial Services of Canada is the holding company for Sun Life Assurance Company of Canada. It has been operating in Canada since 1871 and as of December 2000 has total assets under management of $329 billion worldwide. Sun Life Financial offers, among other things, a competitive line of life insurance and retirement products that are made available through an inter-corporate agreement with Freedom 55 Financial.