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Canlife Brewin Dolphin Portfolios

Canlife Brewin Dolphin Portfolios

Canada Life has partnered with Brewin Dolphin to provide exclusive access to 14 insured multi-asset pension funds within The Retirement Account. These funds are closely aligned to the award-winning Brewin Dolphin Managed Portfolio Service.

The Canlife Brewin Dolphin Managed Portfolios are diversified across a wide range of different investments that are reviewed and rebalanced monthly to ensure they always match your risk appetite and investment goals.

Seven risk approaches

There are seven risk-mapped profiles, and each has an actively managed fund or a passive focused portfolio to choose from. The profiles are: Cautious, Cautious Higher Equity, Income, Income Higher Equity, Balanced, Growth, Global Equity.

Independently profiled

Each fund is assessed using well known industry profilers such as Defaqto, Distribution Technology, EValue, Morningstar, Finametrica and Synaptic. These operate as an independent check to make sure the funds are performing in line with the agreed and published risk ratings.


We understand the impact costs can have on long-term investment returns so we’ve priced our portfolios competitively.

Portfolio Governance

Brewin Dolphin have a rigorous portfolio governance process. At the same time, you benefit from additional oversight from the Canada Life Investment Committee and Canada Life Board.


Financial advisers have been using the Brewin Dolphin Managed Portfolios since 2008 because they are renowned for their investment know-how, meticulous research, and impressive performance track record. The portfolios have over £4.5 billion funds under management, an indication of their appeal.

You can find detailed information for all of our funds in our Fund Research Centre.

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The Core Range

A range of simple, low-cost, multi-asset funds

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The Governed Range

Wider range of ‘best in class’ funds from established investment firms

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The Extended Range

Ultimate investment flexibility and choice

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