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January 11, 2021 by Adam Malik

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AXA XL brings in new Canadian country manager

December 16, 2020 by Greg Meckbach

Renato Rodrigues is AXA XL’s new country manager for Canada, the Paris-based insurer announced Wednesday. Rodrigues (pictured), who previously led AXA XL’s Latin American insurance business, will be moving to Toronto from Sao Paulo, Brazil, once the COVID-19 restrictions enable

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Why electric luxury SUVs may give your liability claims costs a jolt

November 11, 2019 by Adam Malik

Several car makers have announced ambitious plans to go electric in the next decade or two, but as more electric vehicles (EVs) hit the streets, there could be an increased insurance risk, according to one insurer. With the growing popularity

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Jean-Francois Blais retires as Intact Insurance president

December 14, 2017 David Gambrill, Editor-in-Chief

Jean-Francois Blais, currently president of Intact Insurance, will be retiring from Intact, the parent company Intact Financial Corporation announced on Dec. 14. Blais joined the company six years ago, through Intact’s acquisition of AXA Canada in 2011. He led AXA