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Regulator seeks feedback on public warning notices

August 14, 2023 by Jason Contant

Ontario’s financial services regulator is consulting on proposed guidance for how and when it issues public warning notices.  The guidance applies to all sectors (except pensions) regulated by the Financial Services Regulatory Authority of Ontario (FSRA), which includes property and

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When “failing fast” works, and when it doesn’t: Insurtech CEO

September 4, 2019 by Jason Contant

Failing fast on small projects and establishing a feedback loop is a critical part of the innovation journey, according to one insurtech. “You have to be able to ask your customers what’s going on – what do you like, what

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Saskatchewan Party leadership candidate proposes rolling back PST on insurance products

August 30, 2017 by Canadian Underwriter

Jeremy Harrison, a candidate for the leadership of the Saskatchewan Party and MLA for Meadow Lake, said on Tuesday that he would roll back the charging of provincial sales tax (PST) to insurance products as announced recently as part of

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Public Safety Canada launches public consultation on cybersecurity landscape

August 16, 2016 by Canadian Underwriter

Public Safety Canada (PSC) has launched a public consultation on the “evolving cybersecurity landscape.” On Tuesday, the federal government launched the Consultation on Cyber Security to help identify gaps and opportunities, bring forward new ideas to shape Canada’s renewed approach

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Ottawa seeks feedback on agriculture policy framework, including risk mitigation

August 11, 2016 by Canadian Underwriter

The federal government is looking for feedback on its “next agricultural policy framework,” which could entail promoting private-sector risk management tools. The first phase of its consultation closed July 31. In the next phase, the government is seeking feedback on