OTTAWA - There is a soft market in reinsurance, but a significant amount of risk in the world still remains uninsured, speakers suggested Monday at the National Insurance Conference of Canada.
Sep 22, 2014 8:00PM
OTTAWA - As technology such as telematics and driverless vehicles become more widely commercially-available, brokers will come under increased pressure to provide value, or else watch their profession diminish, according to a panel of experts...
Sep 22, 2014 7:54PM
OTTAWA - Combining property and casualty insurance with other financial products helps improve both customer retention and margins, speakers suggested Monday at the National Insurance Conference of Canada in Ottawa.
Sep 22, 2014 7:33PM
The Canadian Independent Adjusters’ Association (CIAA) has announced that Albert Poon, CIP, most recently CIAA’s 1st vice president, has assumed the role of CIAA national president, effective immediately.
Sep 22, 2014 5:25PM
An organization of civil engineers is calling for a national strategy for mitigating flood risks, saying the U.S. has not fully heeded lessons from Hurricane Katrina and Superstorm Sandy.
Sep 22, 2014 4:54PM
The Insurance Brokers Association of Canada (IBAC) announced Monday that Rodney Hancock, CEO of McFarlan Rowlands Insurance Brokers in London, Ontario, is the recipient of the inaugural Dale Rempel Award of Excellence.
Sep 22, 2014 2:27PM
Canada is lagging behind on the issue of overland flooding, necessitating that measures be taken to ensure greater resiliency and to guard against associated losses, suggests a new report issued Monday.
Sep 22, 2014 1:18PM
There may be a larger number of data breaches attributable to employee errors, but those caused by malware or spyware are most expensive, note survey findings released by San Francisco-based Beazley Insurances Services.
Sep 22, 2014 1:11PM
ST. JOHN'S, N.L. – A judge in Newfoundland and Labrador has dismissed a class-action lawsuit that claimed the provincial government was negligent by failing to do enough to protect drivers from moose-vehicle collisions.
Sep 20, 2014 10:56AM
MEXICO CITY - Mexican authorities are still struggling to restore services and calm residents five days after Hurricane Odile knocked out power, water and phone service, sparking widespread looting.
Sep 19, 2014 3:19PM