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NFP’s Canadian offices partner with U.K. insurtech Loadsure

November 22, 2021 Canadian Underwriter Staff

Broker and consultant NFP’s Canadian-based offices formed an exclusive partnership with U.K.-based Loadsure to obtain instant- and on-demand cargo and shippers’ coverage to NFP’s Canadian logistics clients shipping cargo globally. The agreement includes inland transit. NFP has over 800 employees

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NFP acquires Western Canadian brokerage Foster Park

November 9, 2021 by Greg Meckbach

Edmonton-based Foster Park Brokers Inc. has been acquired by New York City-based NFP Corp., the property and casualty insurance brokerages announced Tuesday. Foster Park places surety bonds, as well as P&C coverage for a variety of industries including oil and

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NFP partnership aims to support aerospace clients in Canada

July 28, 2021 by Jason Contant

Large brokerage NFP Corp. has joined forces with Piiq Risk Partners to form an exclusive Canadian partnership. With a strategic focus on the aerospace and aviation industries, the collaboration will provide solutions and services to the Canadian operations of global

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Big Moves: The P&C industry’s recent executive shuffles

May 17, 2021 by Jason Contant

Intact Financial Corporation, Trisura Guarantee Insurance Company, and brokerages NFP and Westland Insurance Group all announced changes at the senior executive level over the past week. Patrick Barbeau, Intact Patrick Barbeau will become Intact Financial Corporation’s executive vice president and

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NFP in Canada welcomes new president

March 1, 2021 by Jason Contant

John Haas is the new president of the brokerage NFP in Canada. He will oversee all strategic and operational aspects of NFP’s business in Canada, collaborating closely with the current leadership team. He will lead the expansion of NFP’s footprint

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The latest in brokerage deal-making

January 20, 2021 by Jason Contant

Brokerage NFP has expanded its property and casualty brokerage presence in Ontario with the acquisition of EdgeHill Insurance Brokers Ltd. The deal is the latest mergers and acquisitions news in the Canadian P&C space. Also in the news, Canadian Broker

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The latest M&A news from BFL, NFP and Hub

December 11, 2020 by Jason Contant

A year-and-a-half after large commercial brokerage BFL Canada acquired Summit Insurance Brokers, the smaller British Columbia-based brokerage has officially been rebranded to BFL Canada Insurance Services Inc. “As of now, all the operations led in Central and Northern British Columbia

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How COVID-19 is changing marine cargo insurance

July 23, 2020 by Greg Meckbach

Marine cargo policies that were drafted before the COVID-19 pandemic may need a second look because of the way business disruptions and lockdowns are affecting the global supply chain. “We are starting to see insurers already change or apply endorsements

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These Canadian brokerages are re-branding to NFP

February 26, 2020 by Greg Meckbach

Dalton Timmis Insurance Group Inc. and McLean Hallmark Insurance Group Ltd. are among the Canadian brokerages who are now adopting the NFP brand name, New York City-based NFP announced Tuesday. NFP closed its acquisition of Toronto-based McLean Hallmark this past

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NFP Canadian executive reveals future M&A strategy

January 10, 2020 by Jason Contant

NFP Corp. has concentrated almost exclusively in Ontario since it first entered into the Canadian property and casualty insurance space about two years ago, but expect that to change in the future. NFP is looking to have “a bigger presence

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The story behind NFP’s foray into the Canadian P&C space

January 9, 2020 by Jason Contant

NFP Corp. has been busy in the approximately two years since the U.S.-based brokerage acquired Dalton Timmis Insurance Group in 2017, its first Canadian P&C acquisition. Since that time, it has acquired a number of Canadian brokerages, including Mass Insurance

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NFP announces leadership changes for Canada

January 6, 2020 by Jason Contant

NFP, an insurance brokerage and consultant that provides property and casualty, employee benefits, retirement and individual solutions, recently announced leadership changes throughout Canada to support its rapid growth in the region. NFP has grown its Canadian team to 750 employees