Too many homeowners don’t fully appreciate the risks involved with undertaking renovations to their homes, notes a new whitepaper out of the United States from ACE Private Risk Services.
Sep 29, 2014 2:58PM
Aviva Canada has launched its sixth Aviva Community Fund competition, which provides $1 million to "encourage Canadians to create positive change across the country through community initiatives."
Sep 29, 2014 1:42PM
WASHINGTON - Scientists looking at 16 cases of wild weather around the world last year see the fingerprints of man-made global warming on more than half of them.
Sep 29, 2014 12:31PM
The clean-up costs alone of major spills in certain areas – such as British Columbia or Alberta – could be in the tens of millions of dollars, demanding that the mining companies have in place appropriate coverages, suggests a...
Sep 29, 2014 11:42AM
A recent catastrophe bond transaction between Willis Capital Markets & Advisory (WCMA) and State Compensation Insurance Fund (SCIF) illustrates how investors are welcoming well-structured deals in the changing insurance-linked securities...
Sep 29, 2014 9:42AM
The Office of the Superintendent of Financial Institutions (OSFI) has released a revised Minimum Capital Test Guideline for property and casualty insurers, which comes into force Jan. 1, 2015.
Sep 26, 2014 3:43PM
CALGARY - The province has announced new measures to clear up claims from last year's catastrophic floods in southern Alberta.
Sep 26, 2014 3:00PM
The Insurance Institute of Canada recently announced a certificate program designed to give "deeper" technical knowledge to workers who already have IIC's Chartered Insurance Professional (CIP) designation, as well as a one-day program intended...
Sep 26, 2014 1:52PM
There is a need to shift focus by resetting the balance between preventing the worst impacts of a disaster in Australia and paying increasing bills for recovery and rebuilding, suggests the Productivity Commission’s draft report into...
Sep 26, 2014 11:54AM
VERMILION, Alta. - Canadian National Railway freight train cars have derailed in east central Alberta.
Sep 26, 2014 10:57AM