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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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A bachelor’s guide to the right M&A fit

January 22, 2018 by David Gambrill

Although brokers contemplating a merger and acquisition may be focused on the financial mechanics of the deal, they should remain mindful about the cultural fit between the merged brokerages, as well as the right strategic fit between the merged entity

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Brokers: If you can’t buy insurtechs, join them

January 18, 2018 by David Gambrill

If you can’t beat the insurtechs, and you can’t buy them, then you may as well join them. Partnering with insurtechs may be the best way to go for most carriers and brokers lacking the resources necessary to acquire them,

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How Trisura’s subsidiary purchase affects brokers

December 2, 2017 Jason Contant, Online Editor

Trisura Group has acquired the remaining 40% management interest in its Canadian subsidiary that holds Trisura Guarantee Insurance Company, a move intended to provide the latter entity with more access to capital. “Trisura Guarantee benefits from better and more flexible

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Trisura to form new Canadian insurance holding company

February 9, 2017 by Canadian Underwriter

Trisura Guarantee Insurance Company has announced that it is forming Trisura Group Ltd., a new Canadian insurance holding company. Trisura Guarantee is currently owned 60% by Brookfield Asset Management and 40% by Trisura employees through a holding company. Mike George,