Power Corporation of Canada SWOT Analysis, USP & Competitors

Posted in Banking & Financial Services, Total Reads: 558
Advertisements

SWOT Analysis of Power Corporation of Canada with USP, Competition, STP (Segmentation, Targeting, Positioning) - Marketing Analysis

Power Corporation of Canada

Parent Company

Power Corporation of Canada

Category

Investment Services

Sector

Banking and Financial Services

Tagline/ Slogan

-

USP

To achieve value through a prudent approach to risk and responsible corporate citizenship

STP

Segment

Financial services

Target Group

Individuals and companies looking for financial solutions

Positioning

An owner with a long term perspective and a strategic vision anchored in strong core values

SWOT Analysis

Strengths

1. Important and highly respected contributor to the development of Canada
2. High credit rating by S&P and DBRS Ltd
3.Designated a Caring Company by Imagine Canada for contribution towards charity

4.Diversified holdings helping in limiting sector specific risk

5.Great-West Lifeco’s strong financial performance

6.Employee strength of 31000

Weaknesses

1.Increased risk and limited strategic facility due to complicated organizational structure and cross holdings
2.Economic fluctuations demand better hedging techniques

Opportunities

1.Growing insurance market in Canada
2.Financial markets of Canada attracting foreign based resource companies to raise capital
3.Practical and flexible regulatory environment in Canada

4.Large analyst community in Canada

Threats

1.China’s economic slowdown is a threat to Canadian economy 2.Accelerating inflation in weak growth environment poses challenge for pricing of insurance products
3.Unrest in Egypt and civil war in Syria threatens global market and increase in oil prices

Competition

Competitors

1.Berkshire Hathaway, Inc.
2.Brookfield Asset Management Inc.
3.Industrial Alliance Insurance and Financial Services Inc.

4.Manulife Financial Corporation



Advertisements



Looking for More Brands? Search BrandGuide

Edit the Brand or Add a New One : Contribute to BrandGuide

The brandnames and other brand information used in the brandguide section are properties of their respective companies. The companies are not associated with MBASkool in any way. The brand names are used purely for educational/academic purpose only.
Utmost Care has been taken in the analysis of the brands. However, if you find any ambiguity kindly help us improve.


Similar Brands in the same Sector: