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U.S. telematics, UBI face market limits, value-added services may be key to growth: Novarica

July 13, 2016 by Canadian Underwriter

A focus on services-based programs, and not discounts, will be a crucial differentiator for telematics and usage-based insurance (UBI) in the United States as insurers look to increase customer adoption and market growth, research and advisory firm Novarica said in

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Insurance telematics policies in force in North America expected to grow from 6.3 million in Q4 2015 to 42.1 million in 2020: report

June 21, 2016 by Canadian Underwriter

The number of insurance telematics policies in force in North America is expected to grow at a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 45.8% from 6.3 million in the fourth quarter of 2015 to 42.1 million in 2020, according to

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Pembridge Insurance Company launches first telematics program through broker channel in Alberta

May 16, 2016 by Canadian Underwriter

Markham, Ont.-based Pembridge Insurance Company announced on Monday that they have launched My_BRIDGE, what they are calling the first telematics program offered through the broker channel in Alberta. Pembridge said in a press release that the usage-based insurance (UBI) offering

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Allstate rolls out telematics auto insurance in Alberta

April 5, 2016 by Canadian Underwriter

Allstate Insurance Company of Canada announced Tuesday it is using telematics to provide usage-based insurance to personal lines customers in Alberta. Allstate went live April 1 with Drivewise, using technology from Huntington Beach, Calif.-based Modus Group LLC. “In Ontario, (Drivewise)