What are your priorities for change in the upcoming year? We asked 10 industry executives to name their Number 1 issue facing Canada’s property and casualty insurance industry next year — and what the industry can do about it. We present their comments as a guide to help you plan for your business success in the future.
Kent Rowe has taken over from Chris Floyd as president of the Insurance Brokers Association of Canada
An Alberta court case serves as a reminder that parties to commercial insurance contracts need to spell out their assumptions and expectations using plain and ordinary terms
Emerging tech companies are entering a new world of vicarious liability that may not be covered under traditional E&O policies
Yes, you offer your clients the best rates in addition to speedy, personalized service. But so does everyone else. Here’s one way to stand out from the crowd….
Be like Amazon, experts tell the P&C industry. But is it realistic for brokers and insurers to mimic the retailing giant’s online sales model?
Reinsurers bore a large portion of the Fort McMurray wildfire losses. Now, they want better data on Canada’s high-risk areas
The gap between those who are insured against catastrophes and those who aren’t is still noticeably wide, particularly as storms are supposed to get worse. Monica Ningen, president and CEO of Swiss Re Canada and English Caribbean, describes what can be done.
Canada’s solvency regulator and the property and casualty insurance industry are working to defuse a potentially explosive situation – one that could
see global reinsurance capital fleeing from Canada. What will be the outcome of this ticking regulatory time bomb?
In the competitive world of insurance sales, you only have one chance to hit a home run. How do you knock your business pitch out of the park?
With premiums rising and coverage shrinking, clients have wandering eyes. How do you keep your clients loyal to you when they are exploring other options?
If your brokerage generates good cash flow and has a good book of business, there’s a chance that an insurer or private equity firm will want to buy you. If they do, is your brokerage no longer independent?