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FSCO issues warning on ride-sharing programs

Ontario’s financial regulator has released an infographic to its website warning about the insurance risks related to ride-sharing programs. See More
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Extreme weather events can quickly change a good year to a bad one

Frequent extreme weather events are a new wild card that demand acknowledgment and preparation, Gregor Robinson, senior vice president of policy and chief economist for the Insurance Bureau of Canada (IBC), suggested Tuesday during Swiss... See More
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Lower oil prices may have positive effect on demand for p&c insurance products: IBC

The recent slide in the price of oil will influence the Canadian economy over the next two years, but there may be a silver lining for the property and casualty industry in that the lower gas prices expected to follow could lead to an uptick in... See More
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Aviva Canada partners with the Canadian Red Cross to support disaster preparedness and response

Aviva Canada announced on Tuesday that is has become the first insurance company to join as a national corporate partner of the Canadian Red Cross’ Ready When the Time Comes program, committing over $500,000 to the partnership over the... See More
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Bill proposing mandatory insurance coverage for railways hauling dangerous goods reaches second reading

A bill proposing to mandate specific levels of insurance for Canadian railway operators - of $1 billion in some cases - was tabled Monday in Ottawa for second reading in the House of Commons. See More
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Sunrise Propane lawyer asks court to revisit some convictions in 2008 blast

TORONTO - An Ontario judge ought to revisit the majority of her convictions in a case involving a deadly explosion at a Toronto propane plant nearly seven years ago, the lawyer for Sunrise Propane and its directors argued Monday. See More
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“Bermuda Captive 101” webinar explains island’s appeal to Canadian business

Online discussion explains Bermuda-Canada TIEA and other benefits Hamilton, Bermuda — A how-to webinar explaining the basics of setting up a captive insurance company in Bermuda aims to attract... See More
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EagleView Teams with ABC Supply to Empower Real-time Pricing

Bothell, Wash. – EagleView Technology Corporation, a leading technology provider of aerial imagery, data analytics and GIS solutions, announces the launch of the Material List program for ABC Su... See More
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Creechurch International Underwriters JOB POSTING: Assistant Vice President, Eastern Region

Creechurch International Underwriters is one of the leading underwriting management companies in Canada, offering specialized insurance to the Life Sciences and Information Technology sectors.  P... See More
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SIAdvisers Consulting & Solutions Inc. acquires Toronto based subrogation recovery firm SubroGateway Inc.

SIAdvisers, a national claims services provider, announced today that it has acquired SubroGateway Inc., a Toronto based Claims, Recovery and Subrogation firm.  The staff of SubroGateway will be ... See More
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EagleView Announces Joint Drone Research Project by Pictometry, NUAIR and NYSEARCH/Northeast Gas Association

Bothell, Wash. – EagleView Technology Corporation, a leading technology provider of aerial imagery, data analytics and GIS solutions, announced an important Unmanned Aerial Systems (UAS) researc... See More
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Investigators sifting through plane wreckage, interviewing witnesses

HALIFAX - Transportation Safety Board investigators were spending most of Monday sifting through debris and documenting the site of an Air Canada flight that crashed Sunday at Halifax's airport. See More
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Global reinsurer capital continues to build to $US575 billion: Aon Benfield

Global reinsurer capital rose by 6% to $US575 billion in 2014, including a 28% increase in alternative capital to $US64 billion, according to the latest Aon Benfield Aggregate (ABA) study. See More
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Passenger liability claims and physical damage will comprise total insurance loss from Germanwings plane crash: A.M. Best

The majority of loss arising from the Germanwings plane crash in the French Alps last week will likely be absorbed by the Lloyd’s market, as well as a number of global insurers and reinsurers, suggested a briefing from ratings firm A.M... See More
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Quebec auto insurance group launches online tool explaining steps of the claims settlement process

An auto insurance group in Quebec unveiled a new online tool on Monday that explains to drivers who’ve had an accident or had their car stolen, or suffered any other loss, what they need to know step by step. See More
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ICLR Friday Forum: Are crazy weather and climate change connected? (March 6, 2015)

On March 6, 2015, ICLR conducted a Friday Forum webinar entitled 'Rapid Arctic warming and extreme weather events in mid-latitudes: Are they connected? with ...
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Extreme weather events can quickly change a good year to a bad one

Frequent extreme weather events are a new wild card that demand acknowledgment and preparation, Gregor Robinson, senior vice president of policy and chief economist for the Insurance Bureau of Canada (IBC), suggested Tuesday during Swiss...

Lower oil prices may have positive effect on demand for p&c insurance products: IBC

The recent slide in the price of oil will influence the Canadian economy over the next two years, but there may be a silver lining for the property and casualty industry in that the lower gas prices expected to follow could lead to an uptick in...

Aviva Canada partners with the Canadian Red Cross to support disaster preparedness and response

Aviva Canada announced on Tuesday that is has become the first insurance company to join as a national corporate partner of the Canadian Red Cross’ Ready When the Time Comes program, committing over $500,000 to the partnership over the...

Bill proposing mandatory insurance coverage for railways hauling dangerous goods reaches second reading

A bill proposing to mandate specific levels of insurance for Canadian railway operators - of $1 billion in some cases - was tabled Monday in Ottawa for second reading in the House of Commons.

Sunrise Propane lawyer asks court to revisit some convictions in 2008 blast

TORONTO - An Ontario judge ought to revisit the majority of her convictions in a case involving a deadly explosion at a Toronto propane plant nearly seven years ago, the lawyer for Sunrise Propane and its directors argued Monday.

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EagleView Teams with ABC Supply to Empower Real-time Pricing

Bothell, Wash. – EagleView Technology Corporation, a leading technology provider of aerial imagery, data analytics and GIS solutions, announces the launch of the Material List program for ABC Su...

“Bermuda Captive 101” webinar explains island’s appeal to Canadian business

Online discussion explains Bermuda-Canada TIEA and other benefits Hamilton, Bermuda — A how-to webinar explaining the basics of setting up a captive insurance company in Bermuda aims to attract...

Creechurch International Underwriters JOB POSTING: Assistant Vice President, Eastern Region

Creechurch International Underwriters is one of the leading underwriting management companies in Canada, offering specialized insurance to the Life Sciences and Information Technology sectors.  P...

EagleView Announces Joint Drone Research Project by Pictometry, NUAIR and NYSEARCH/Northeast Gas Association

Bothell, Wash. – EagleView Technology Corporation, a leading technology provider of aerial imagery, data analytics and GIS solutions, announced an important Unmanned Aerial Systems (UAS) researc...

SIAdvisers Consulting & Solutions Inc. acquires Toronto based subrogation recovery firm SubroGateway Inc.

SIAdvisers, a national claims services provider, announced today that it has acquired SubroGateway Inc., a Toronto based Claims, Recovery and Subrogation firm.  The staff of SubroGateway will be ...

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