Ontario’s financial regulator has released an infographic to its website warning about the insurance risks related to ride-sharing programs.
Mar 31, 2015 4:20PM
Frequent extreme weather events are a new wild card that demand acknowledgment and preparation, Gregor Robinson, senior vice president of policy and chief economist for the Insurance Bureau of Canada (IBC), suggested Tuesday during Swiss...
Mar 31, 2015 3:33PM
The recent slide in the price of oil will influence the Canadian economy over the next two years, but there may be a silver lining for the property and casualty industry in that the lower gas prices expected to follow could lead to an uptick in...
Mar 31, 2015 2:38PM
Aviva Canada announced on Tuesday that is has become the first insurance company to join as a national corporate partner of the Canadian Red Cross’ Ready When the Time Comes program, committing over $500,000 to the partnership over the...
Mar 31, 2015 1:32PM
A bill proposing to mandate specific levels of insurance for Canadian railway operators - of $1 billion in some cases - was tabled Monday in Ottawa for second reading in the House of Commons.
Mar 31, 2015 1:08PM
TORONTO - An Ontario judge ought to revisit the majority of her convictions in a case involving a deadly explosion at a Toronto propane plant nearly seven years ago, the lawyer for Sunrise Propane and its directors argued Monday.
Mar 31, 2015 10:08AM
HALIFAX - Transportation Safety Board investigators were spending most of Monday sifting through debris and documenting the site of an Air Canada flight that crashed Sunday at Halifax's airport.
Mar 30, 2015 4:24PM
Global reinsurer capital rose by 6% to $US575 billion in 2014, including a 28% increase in alternative capital to $US64 billion, according to the latest Aon Benfield Aggregate (ABA) study.
Mar 30, 2015 3:12PM
The majority of loss arising from the Germanwings plane crash in the French Alps last week will likely be absorbed by the Lloyd’s market, as well as a number of global insurers and reinsurers, suggested a briefing from ratings firm A.M...
Mar 30, 2015 2:07PM
An auto insurance group in Quebec unveiled a new online tool on Monday that explains to drivers who’ve had an accident or had their car stolen, or suffered any other loss, what they need to know step by step.
Mar 30, 2015 1:04PM