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Great-West Lifeco to sell Canadian subsidiary for $175 million to Mackenzie

WINNIPEG – Great-West Lifeco Inc. says it is selling its Canadian subsidiary GLC Asset Management Group Ltd. to Mackenzie Financial Corp. for $ 175 million in cash. As part of the deal, Great-West subsidiary The Canada Life Assurance Company will acquire fund management contracts relating to the private label Quadrus Group of Funds and other…

Canadian Duvernay-Tardif becomes first player to opt out of 2020 NFL season

KANSAS CITY, MO.—Canadian offensive lineman Laurent Duvernay-Tardif won’t be helping the Kansas City Chiefs defend their Super Bowl title. The 29-year-old from Mont-Saint-Hilaire, Que., became the first player to opt out of the upcoming NFL season due to the COVID-19 pandemic Friday. The Chiefs’ starting right guard earned a medical degree from McGill University and…