Canadian Underwriter

Keyword
Chubb

News Insurance

Why this marine cargo claim ended up in Canadian court

November 6, 2018 by Greg Meckbach

Can a marine cargo policy cover damage to goods when they are transported thousands of kilometres by truck? This question will likely be considered by the Ontario Superior Court of Justice. A disputed claim – under a marine cargo policy

News InsuranceMarkets / Coverages

Insurer CEO explains why Lloyd’s model must adapt

October 29, 2018 by Greg Meckbach

If the Lloyd’s insurance business model is going to survive, it needs to adapt to today’s digitized world, suggests the chief executive officer of a large global insurer. “The Lloyd’s marketplace is important to the industry but it has longer

News InsuranceLegalMarkets / Coverages

Why this insurer is ‘shrinking’ its D&O liability business

October 26, 2018 by Greg Meckbach

Lawsuits arising from corporate mergers and acquisitions and “creative theories of liability” are reducing Chubb Limited’s appetite to insure directors’ and officers’ liability. Since 2016, there has been an increase in the frequency of lawsuits against directors and officers, said

News Appointments

New Allianz head of global liability has Canadian roots

October 10, 2018 by Greg Meckbach

Ciara Brady, who previously worked in Toronto for both Swiss Re and Chubb, becomes head of global liability for Allianz Global Corporate and Specialty effective Jan. 1, AGCS announced Tuesday. Brady will work out of Zurich and succeed Michael Hohmann

News Earnings / RatingsInsurance

Chubb takes stand on sacrificing market share to maintain underwriting profit

April 7, 2018 by Greg Meckbach

Chubb Ltd. is willing to lose customers if they are not willing to pay higher prices for insurance. “We sacrifice market share (though not happily) in order to maintain an underwriting profit,” Evan Greenberg, chairman and CEO of Chubb Ltd.,

News ClaimsInsuranceMarkets / CoveragesTechnology

For how long will a ransomware attack knock out your client’s operations?

March 5, 2018 by Jason Contant

Companies in Canada and the United States can expect one week of downtime as a result of a ransomware attack, speakers said at NetDiligence’s recent Cyber Risk Summit in Toronto. “A decryption effort, even in the best case scenario, is

News InsuranceMarkets / CoveragesTechnology

Insurer launches new Cyber Alert app

November 14, 2017 by Canadian Underwriter

Chubb announced on Tuesday the launch of its Cyber Alert mobile app, designed to offer Canadian and U.S. commercial cyber customers “rapid incident response options and resources in the event of a cyber incident.” The Cyber Alert app provides policyholders

News Earnings / RatingsInsuranceMarkets / Coverages

Chubb reports P&C combined ratio of 110.8% for third quarter of 2017

October 30, 2017 by Canadian Underwriter

Chubb Limited has reported a P&C combined ratio of 110.8% for the third quarter of 2017, up 24.8 points from the same quarter last year and “driven by significant catastrophe losses.” “While it was a tough quarter for cats, it’s

News InsuranceMarkets / CoveragesMergers and AqcuisitionsProductsTechnology

Chubb broadens cyber enterprise risk management solutions for Canadian and American clients

August 30, 2017 by Canadian Underwriter

Chubb announced on Wednesday that it has broadened its enterprise risk management solutions for Chubb commercial cyber policyholders in the United States and Canada. Two new policy forms, Cyber Enterprise Risk Management and DigiTech Enterprise Risk Management, combine cyber insurance

Photos

Chubb Charity Challenge Golf Tournaments

July 31, 2017 by Canadian Underwriter

For the 18th consecutive summer, Chubb held its Charity Challenge golf tournaments across North America. The three-city Canadian contingent raised a combined $67,500 for various charities. Congratulations to the winning broker foursomes, who represented Lussier Dale Parizeau Inc. (Montreal), Jones

News Earnings / RatingsInsuranceMergers and Aqcuisitions

Chubb reports P&C combined ratio of 88% for Q2 2017

July 26, 2017 by Canadian Underwriter

Chubb Limited has reported a P&C combined ratio of 88% for the second quarter of 2017 ending June 30, down 3.2 points from 91.2% in the same quarter last year. Chubb released its financial results on Tuesday. The insurer reported

News ConstructionInsuranceLegislation / RegulationMarkets / CoveragesMergers and AqcuisitionsTechnology

Chubb’s multi-line practice to focus on large transportation clients in U.S. and Canada, help address wide range of risks

July 20, 2017 by Canadian Underwriter

Chubb’s newly launched multi-line industry practice will focus on providing insurance products, service and risk management solutions for best-in-class large risk transportation clients in both the United States and Canada. The formalization of the practice, within the insurer’s Major Accounts