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2019 Executive Outlook | Heather Masterson, Travelers Canada

January 3, 2019 Canadian Underwriter

Canadian Underwriter approached Canadian P&C industry executives with two questions: 1) What is the single most important change the industry must make looking forward into 2019? 2) How might this change be brought about? Their answers, featured in our 2019

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2019 Executive Outlook | Ulrich Kadow, AGCS Canada

January 3, 2019 Canadian Underwriter

Canadian Underwriter approached Canadian P&C industry executives with two questions: 1) What is the single most important change the industry must make looking forward into 2019? 2) How might this change be brought about? Their answers, featured in our 2019

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New boutique construction insurance brokerage launches in Winnipeg

January 3, 2019 Apex Surety & Insurance Ltd.

WINNIPEG, MAN.,  Jan. 3, 2019/insPRESS/ – Apex Surety & Insurance Ltd. brings together five partners with over sixty years of experience in building risk management solutions for contractors. Five leading insurance professionals today formally announced the establishment of a boutique

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Asset manager closes acquisition of Sedgwick

January 3, 2019 by Jason Contant

Asset manager The Carlyle Group has closed its acquisition of a majority ownership of Sedgwick from KKR & Co. Inc. and other shareholders for an estimated $6.7 billion. Funds managed by Stone Point Capital LLC and Caisse de dépôt et

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2019 Executive Outlook | Mike George, Trisura

January 2, 2019 Canadian Underwriter

Canadian Underwriter approached Canadian P&C industry executives with two questions: 1) What is the single most important change the industry must make looking forward into 2019? 2) How might this change be brought about? Their answers, featured in our 2019

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2019 Executive Outlook | Louis Gagnon, Intact

January 2, 2019 Canadian Underwriter

Canadian Underwriter approached Canadian P&C industry executives with two questions: 1) What is the single most important change the industry must make looking forward into 2019? 2) How might this change be brought about? Their answers, featured in our 2019

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2019 Executive Outlook | Don Forgeron, IBC

January 2, 2019 Canadian Underwriter

Canadian Underwriter approached Canadian P&C industry executives with two questions: 1) What is the single most important change the industry must make looking forward into 2019? 2) How might this change be brought about? Their answers, featured in our 2019

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2019 Executive Outlook | Denis Dubois, Desjardins

January 2, 2019 Canadian Underwriter

Canadian Underwriter approached Canadian P&C industry executives with two questions: 1) What is the single most important change the industry must make looking forward into 2019? 2) How might this change be brought about? Their answers, featured in our 2019

insPRESS Insurance

The Carlyle Group completes acquisition of majority ownership of Sedgwick

January 2, 2019 by Sedgwick

MEMPHIS, Tenn./NEW YORK, NY, Dec. 31, 2018 /insPRESS/ – Sedgwick, a global provider of technology-enabled risk, benefits and integrated business solutions, today announced the closing of the previously announced acquisition by The Carlyle Group of majority ownership of Sedgwick from KKR

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CAA launches cannabis education campaign for young drivers

December 20, 2018 by Jason Contant

CAA South Central Ontario (CAA SCO) has launched a cannabis education campaign geared toward young drivers. Research from CAA shows that there is a gap in awareness of the effects of using cannabis, specifically in young men. Men aged 25

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Innovation hub for on-demand insurance products opens in Toronto

December 20, 2018 by Jason Contant

An insurance cloud platform provider has opened an “innovation hub” in downtown Toronto to “ideate, experiment, test and deploy” new on-demand insurance products. Slice Labs announced Wednesday the opening of the Slice Launch Studio for the company and its partners

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Insurance hard to obtain for this food processor

December 20, 2018 by Greg Meckbach

Product liability and recall insurance is expensive and hard to place, a large chicken processing firm reported Thursday. Sanderson Farms Inc. said its business carries several risks, including product liability claims, product recalls, property damage and injuries to people. “The