British Columbia’s Environment Minister Mary Polak has called the Canadian Coast Guard’s review of the M/V Marathassa spill in English Bay a few months ago “a very good first step towards ensuring our coast is better protected...
Aug 4, 2015 4:10PM
United States’ President Barack Obama has announced the Clean Power Plan, carbon pollution standards for power plants that the White House calls a “historic step” in the fight against climate change.
Aug 4, 2015 3:13PM
American International Group, Inc. (AIG) has reported net income attributable to the company at US$1.8 billion for the second quarter of 2015 ending June 30, compared to US$3.1 billion in the same quarter of 2014. After-tax operating income was...
Aug 4, 2015 2:20PM
PartnerRe Ltd. and Axis Capital Holdings Ltd., which write reinsurance and commercial primary insurance worldwide, announced Monday they have terminated a merger agreement now that PartnerRe said has "reached a definitive agreement" to be...
Aug 4, 2015 1:05PM
TEVIOTDALE, Ont. - Weather experts say a tornado ripped through a southwestern Ontario community Sunday night, tearing the roof from a bungalow and damaging several police cars.
Aug 4, 2015 11:31AM
The Allstate Corporation has reported US$8.98 billion in revenues for the second quarter of 2015, reflecting a 4.7% increase in insurance premiums from the prior year quarter, while net income was US$326 million for the quarter and US$974...
Aug 4, 2015 10:49AM
XL Group plc posted operating net income of US$245.8 million in 2015 Q2, down US$33.8 million from 2014 Q2, but company CEO Mike McGavick reports that he is pleased with progress made to date for combined XL Catlin.
Aug 4, 2015 10:32AM
Nearly two-thirds (63%) of C-suite executives report that their companies experience “significant” cyberattacks daily or weekly, but only 25% of them say their organization always incorporate measures in the design of their...
Jul 31, 2015 4:03PM
Commercial insurance brokerage Aon plc released Friday its financial results for the three months ending June 30, reporting a 6% drop, year-over-year, in Q2 revenue from risk solutions and a 41% drop in net income.
Jul 31, 2015 3:29PM
Saskatchewan Government Insurance (SGI), the province’s self-sustaining auto insurance fund, said on Friday that traffic enforcement in August will focus on commercial drivers.
Jul 31, 2015 2:46PM