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2012 rankings for financial services and management companies


RankCompany (Year End)Revenue ($000)% Change Revenue
1Royal Bank of Canada(Oc11)35,750,0007
2Toronto-Dominion Bank(Oc11)27,222,0007
3Bank of Nova Scotia(Oc11)26,730,00012
4Bank of Montreal(Oc11)17,554,00014
6National Bank of Canada(Oc11)6,016,00014
7HSBC Bank Canada(De11)3,397,000-1
8ING Bank of Canada(De11)1,299,82431
9Laurentian Bank of Canada(Oc11)1,211,8562
10Amex Bank of Canada(De11)1,033,7491

Investment Dealers

RankCompany (Year End)Revenue ($000)% Change Revenue
1RBC Capital Markets(Oc11)5,931,0001
2BMO Nestbitt Burns(Oc11)3,341,0002
3Scotia Capital(Oc11)2,960,000-7
4TD Securities(Oc11)2,502,000-13
5CIBC World Markets(Oc11)1,875,0009
6National Bank Financial & Co.(Oc11)1,420,0005
7Canaccord Financial(Ma11)803,63139
8Optimum Group(De11)435,1116
9GMP Capital(De11)301,843-33

Life Insurance

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RankCompany (Year End)Revenue ($000)% Change Revenue
1Manulife Financial(De11)50,983,00036
2Manufacturers Life Insurance(De11)49,753,00035
3Great-West Lifeco(De11)30,019,000-1
4Great-West Life Assurance(De11)23,993,0001
5Sun Life Financial(De11)22,979,000-9
6Sun Life Assurance of Canada(De11)18,332,000-12
7Canada Life Assurance Co.(De11)10,660,0001
8Canada Life Financial(De11)10,608,0002
9London Life Insurance(De11)8,189,000-3
10Industrial Alliance Insurance(De11)8,037,00011

Management Companies

RankCompany (Year End)Revenue ($000)% Change Revenue
1Power Corp. of Canada(De11)32,912,0000
2Onex Corp.(De11) 124,674,00019
3Brookfield Asset Management(De11) 119,273,00021
4TransCanada Corp.(De11)9,195,00013
5Jim Pattison Group(De11)7,300,0001
6ATCO Ltd.(De11)4,008,00014
7Emera Inc.(De11)2,150,60029
8Avenex Energy(De11)1,026,87761
9Tuckamore Capital Management(De11)638,88040
10Canada Development Investment(De11)480,793-47

Notes: For ranking purposes, results of companies that report in foreign currencies have been converted to Canadian dollars and partial-year results have been annualized. Foreign currencies are converted at the average rate for the relevant period.

  1. Company reports in U.S. dollars.
  2. Company reports in U.K. pounds.
  3. Figures have been annualized in latest year.
  4. Figures have been annualized in previous year.
  5. Figures have been annualized in previous three through five years.

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