Open architecture range

Access the widest choice of investment options

You can access our open architecture range through a selection of our Isle of Man and Dublin based investment linked life assurance and capital redemption products. This range gives you access to an almost unlimited selection of investment options, ranging from cash deposits to collective investment schemes and platform assets. It allows you or your investment adviser to build a portfolio that truly meets your individual circumstances and attitude to risk and reward.


Choosing the right investment

We understand that choosing the right type of investment is vital to help you meet your financial goals. Whether you want to create, grow, share or protect your wealth. The open architecture range offers you a huge range of investment options to help you reach your goals. Your financial adviser can help you choose the right investments for your individual needs and circumstances.

Your investment options

Explore cash deposits, collective investments schemes, exchange traded funds, platform assets and more in the open architecture range.

What can I invest in?

The open architecture range lets you choose from any cash deposit, fund, investment trust, exchange-traded fund or platform asset, that meets UK HMRC regulations, EU Solvency II requirements, and is acceptable to us.

How can I access the open architecture range?

You can access our open architecture range through the following products:

Canada Life International:

Premiere Account

Wealth Preservation Account

Controlled Access Account

Canada Life International Assurance Ireland DAC:

Premiere Europe Account

Wealth Preservation Europe Account 

CLI Institutional:

Elite and Prestige accounts

What are the benefits?

  • Access to an almost unlimited range of investment opportunities in multiple jurisdictions
  • Option to appoint a fund adviser and/or a discretionary fund manager
  • Link your chosen investment solution to a platform

Need an adviser?

Get a tailored quote for this product from a financial adviser. To find one, visit Unbiased.

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Fund centre

Explore all our available funds. See our price lists, fund performance, factsheets and more.

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What are the risks?

The value of your investment can go down as well as up and you may get back less than you invest. Tax rules depend on the type of investment and individual circumstances and may change.

Your investment options

Explore funds, exchange traded funds and investment trusts in the open investment range.

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You may also be interested in

Cash deposits

Invest into cash deposits.

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Discretionary fund managers

Access the expertise of an investment manager.

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Use platform functionality with your Account.

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Next steps

Need an adviser?

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Get in touch

Contact our international team

0333 015 1382

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