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Personal auto premiums for Q3 up 5% for Intact, personal property premiums up by 8%

November 2, 2016 by Canadian Underwriter

Intact Financial Corporation (IFC) has reported that personal auto premiums for the third quarter of 2016 ending Sept. 30 grew by 5%, while personal property premiums grew by 8% from the prior-year quarter. IFC said in its financial results released

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Allied World reports net income of US$68.6 million in Q3 2016 compared to net loss of US$51.6 million in Q3 2015

November 1, 2016 by Canadian Underwriter

Allied World Assurance Company Holdings, AG has reported a net income of US$68.6 million for the third quarter of 2016, compared to a net loss of US$51.6 million for the same quarter in 2015. The Zug, Switzerland-based company – a

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CNA Financial posts net income of US$343 million in 2016 Q3

November 1, 2016 by Canadian Underwriter

CNA Financial Corporation saw net income jump US$165 million to US$343 million in 2016 Q3 over the prior-year quarter, driven by the performance of its Property & Casualty Operations, higher net investment income and stable catastrophe losses. Net income for

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Non-life premiums down 4% at PartnerRe

October 28, 2016 by Canadian Underwriter

PartnerRe Ltd., which writes commercial insurance and reinsurance worldwide, reported this week a 4% drop in Q3 non-life premiums while the combined ratio was essentially unchanged at 82.7% PartnerRe, which is based in Pembroke, Bermuda and has a Toronto office,

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The Co-operators General Insurance Company reports net income of $16.3 million in 2016 Q3 compared to loss in 2015 Q3

October 28, 2016 by Canadian Underwriter

The Co-operators General Insurance Company posted $16.3 million in consolidated net income for 2016 Q3 compared to a net loss of $21.4 million in the prior-year quarter. “During the quarter, there were no material changes to the company’s estimated net

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Combined ratio down 4 points at Axis Capital

October 27, 2016 by Canadian Underwriter

Axis Capital Holdings Ltd. released Wednesday its financial results for the period ending Sept. 30, reporting a 2% overall increase in Q3 net premiums earned while underwriting income was up 46%. Pembroke, Bermuda-based Axis Capital reported net premiums earned of

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Combined ratio improves 2.7 points at Arch

October 27, 2016 by Canadian Underwriter

Arch Capital Group Ltd. of Hamilton, Bermuda, reporting a 7.5% overall increase in net premiums written, a 2.1-point improvement in loss ratio and a drop in reinsurance premiums partly due to a decline in casualty, marine and aviation lines premiums.

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Everest Re’s combined ratio improves five points to 85.6% in Q3 2016

October 27, 2016 by Canadian Underwriter

Hamilton, Bermuda-based Everest Re Group, Ltd. has reported a combined ratio for the third quarter of this year of 85.6%, a five-point improvement from 90.6% in the same quarter of 2015. Excluding catastrophe losses, reinstatement premiums and prior period loss

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Aspen Insurance reports a combined ratio of 93.8% for the third quarter of 2016

October 27, 2016 by Canadian Underwriter

Hamilton, Bermuda-based Aspen Insurance Holdings Limited has reported a combined ratio of 93.8% for the third quarter of 2016, up slightly from 93.4% in the third quarter of 2015. Aspen Insurance released its financial results on Wednesday, reporting a net

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Nat-cats contribute to decrease in net income at SCOR for first three quarters of 2016 compared to prior-year period

October 27, 2016 by Canadian Underwriter

The Group net income for SCOR for the first nine months of 2016 took a hit, partly as a result of the impact of natural catastrophes, falling 11.0% to 438 million euros compared to 492 million euros for the first

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Chubb reports P&C combined ratio of 86% for Q3

October 26, 2016 by Canadian Underwriter

Chubb Limited has reported a property and casualty combined ratio of 86% for the third quarter of 2016 ending Sept. 30, virtually unchanged from 85.9% in the prior-year quarter. For Global P&C (excluding agriculture), the combined ratio was 85.7% for

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Canadian P&C industry combined ratio improves to 96% in 2015 from 99% in 2014

October 7, 2016 by Canadian Underwriter

The property and casualty insurance industry in Canada reported an aggregated combined ratio of 96% in 2015, a three-point improvement from 99% in the previous year, driven by fewer severe weather and catastrophe events, the Office of the Superintendent of