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Aviva Canada targets insurance fraud in Ontario

By: Luke Jones|September 30, 2015|12:00 am

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Aviva Canada recently turned the spotlight back onto auto insurance fraud in Ontario. Canada’s most populated and economically rich province is home to by far the highest vehicle insurance premiums…

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AIG Canada CEO says cybersecurity policies will grow

By: Luke Jones|September 30, 2015|12:00 am

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The CEO of AIG Canada says that the increase in cybercrime has made Canadian companies more savvy to the dangers involved and that more of them will be seeking insurance…

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UberX debates show divide in Toronto

By: Luke Jones|September 30, 2015|12:00 am

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The Toronto City Council will vote on whether to regulate (and recognize legally) Uber and its UberX service later in the week, but today was the first time the subject…

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Telematics reducing premiums for young drivers

By: Luke Jones|September 29, 2015|12:00 am

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New statistics out of the United Kingdom show how the use of telematics technology can help young drivers get improved auto insurance premiums. Telematics are being used increasingly by insurance…

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Chubb Parent ACE Group debuts Global Cyber Facility

By: Luke Jones|September 29, 2015|12:00 am

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ACE Group, the new owner of US based Chubb Group (which will soon become the name of the combined insurance company) has announced its new Global Cyber Facility. The company…

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Travelers Canada offering auto insurance through Chieftain brand

By: Luke Jones|September 29, 2015|12:00 am

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Travelers Canada is offering auto insurance through its Chieftain Insurance subsidiary, itself a subsidiary of the Dominion Group, which itself was purchased by Travelers in 2013. Through the Chieftain Insurance…

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Ontario Chamber of Commerce urges Toronto to unlock economic potential of Uber

By: Luke Jones|September 28, 2015|12:00 am

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This week, the Toronto City Council will vote on a plan to make driver sharing company Uber legal in Canada’s busiest and most populated city. The Ontario Chamber of Commerce…

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Intact Insurance blazing a trail with upcoming Uber insurance

By: Luke Jones|September 28, 2015|12:00 am

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Intact Insurance, the biggest auto insurance provider in Canada, announced recently that it is working with driver sharing company Uber to create the first ever policy specifically for the service….

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JEVCO and Intact affirmed as stable

By: Luke Jones|September 28, 2015|12:00 am

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Moody’s Investors Services in Toronto has changed its outlook for JEVCO parent company Intact Insurance from positive to stable. The shift comes as Moody’s cemented the Baa1 senior debt rating…

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Insurance fraud in Ontario is the governments fault

By: Luke Jones|September 27, 2015|12:00 am

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Ontario drivers have to pay the highest average auto insurance premiums in Canada, with prices as much as 47% more than some other provinces in the country. Much of this…

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