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Survey finds Canadians know their insurance despite some not reading their policies

By: Luke Jones|July 30, 2019|9:56 pm

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A recent study has found around a quarter of Canadians do not read their insurance policies. According to a belairdirect survey, 23% of home insurance and 25% of auto insurance…

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IBAO broker ethics eLearning course has been a hit

By: Luke Jones|July 30, 2019|6:47 pm

Online-Insurance

While students around the country take their summer break, brokers in Ontario will be embarking on a new eLearning course. The Insurance Brokers Association of Ontario (IBAO) have announced a…

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Critics clam government involvement in MPI online insurance negotiations with brokers

By: Luke Jones|July 29, 2019|3:20 pm

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Controversy continues to surround the decision to include private insurance brokers in plans to move Manitoba Public Insurance (MPI) transactions online. A week after saying the government is considering making…

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Study finds being online should now be a requirement for Canadian brokers

By: Luke Jones|July 29, 2019|7:23 am

PC-1.jpg

As insurance companies in Canada continue to make the migration to digital, one key area of importance is the company website. A strong online presence helps insurance companies create deeper…

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Cyber is putting insurance executive reputations on the line

By: Luke Jones|July 29, 2019|7:09 am

Digital

Insurance is built on risk, but often that risk is projected outwards to the customer/insurer relationship. However, new emerging risks within the industry means now reputations are firmly on the…

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Insurance companies drive progress on climate adaptation and national flood program

By: Luke Jones|July 29, 2019|6:57 am

B.C.20insurance20premiums20climate-23.jpg

Progress is finally being made on issues surrounding climate change and the introduction of a national program for floods. P&C insurers are finally seeing a breakthrough with federal and provincial…

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Expert warns insurers to focus on customer care before and during natural disasters

By: Luke Jones|July 27, 2019|11:19 pm

Dollarphotoclub_87924730-21.jpg

Climate change is having a significant impact on businesses, residents, governments, and insurance companies. Natural disasters such as floods and wildfires are increasing in frequency and severity. Insurance companies are…

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Creating an unfair advantage can be important for elite brokers

By: Luke Jones|July 27, 2019|7:29 pm

Insurance-Policy-18.jpg

Brokers have been at the centre of the Canadian insurance market for much of the industry’s history. Over time, the broker network has become an ultra-competitive environment where standing out…

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Aviva Canada and Highline Beta announce new road safety accelerator program

By: Luke Jones|July 25, 2019|6:52 pm

Aviva20Canada-35.jpg

Aviva Canada has announced a collaboration with venture capital firm Highline Beta that will see the launch of a new insurtech solution. The focus of the partnership will be the…

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Why travel insurance is vital for business travellers

By: Luke Jones|July 25, 2019|6:36 pm

Plane-Pixabay

When people think of travel insurance, they evoke images of themselves on vacation. It is a similar situation for insurance companies who are consistently ignoring travel insurance for business. However,…

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Survey finds Canadians know their insurance despite some not reading their policies

By: Luke Jones|July 30, 2019|9:56 pm

Insurance-Policy-18.jpg

A recent study has found around a quarter of Canadians do not read their insurance policies. According to a belairdirect survey, 23% of home insurance and 25% of auto insurance…

Read More

Categories:

IBAO broker ethics eLearning course has been a hit

By: Luke Jones|July 30, 2019|6:47 pm

Online-Insurance

While students around the country take their summer break, brokers in Ontario will be embarking on a new eLearning course. The Insurance Brokers Association of Ontario (IBAO) have announced a…

Read More

Categories:

Critics clam government involvement in MPI online insurance negotiations with brokers

By: Luke Jones|July 29, 2019|3:20 pm

Dollarphotoclub_48281250-32.jpg

Controversy continues to surround the decision to include private insurance brokers in plans to move Manitoba Public Insurance (MPI) transactions online. A week after saying the government is considering making…

Read More

Categories:

Study finds being online should now be a requirement for Canadian brokers

By: Luke Jones|July 29, 2019|7:23 am

PC-1.jpg

As insurance companies in Canada continue to make the migration to digital, one key area of importance is the company website. A strong online presence helps insurance companies create deeper…

Read More

Categories:

Cyber is putting insurance executive reputations on the line

By: Luke Jones|July 29, 2019|7:09 am

Digital

Insurance is built on risk, but often that risk is projected outwards to the customer/insurer relationship. However, new emerging risks within the industry means now reputations are firmly on the…

Read More

Categories:

Insurance companies drive progress on climate adaptation and national flood program

By: Luke Jones|July 29, 2019|6:57 am

B.C.20insurance20premiums20climate-23.jpg

Progress is finally being made on issues surrounding climate change and the introduction of a national program for floods. P&C insurers are finally seeing a breakthrough with federal and provincial…

Read More

Categories:

Expert warns insurers to focus on customer care before and during natural disasters

By: Luke Jones|July 27, 2019|11:19 pm

Dollarphotoclub_87924730-21.jpg

Climate change is having a significant impact on businesses, residents, governments, and insurance companies. Natural disasters such as floods and wildfires are increasing in frequency and severity. Insurance companies are…

Read More

Categories:

Creating an unfair advantage can be important for elite brokers

By: Luke Jones|July 27, 2019|7:29 pm

Insurance-Policy-18.jpg

Brokers have been at the centre of the Canadian insurance market for much of the industry’s history. Over time, the broker network has become an ultra-competitive environment where standing out…

Read More

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Aviva Canada and Highline Beta announce new road safety accelerator program

By: Luke Jones|July 25, 2019|6:52 pm

Aviva20Canada-35.jpg

Aviva Canada has announced a collaboration with venture capital firm Highline Beta that will see the launch of a new insurtech solution. The focus of the partnership will be the…

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Why travel insurance is vital for business travellers

By: Luke Jones|July 25, 2019|6:36 pm

Plane-Pixabay

When people think of travel insurance, they evoke images of themselves on vacation. It is a similar situation for insurance companies who are consistently ignoring travel insurance for business. However,…

Read More

Categories:

Survey finds Canadians know their insurance despite some not reading their policies

By: Luke Jones|July 30, 2019|9:56 pm

Insurance-Policy-18.jpg

A recent study has found around a quarter of Canadians do not read their insurance policies. According to a belairdirect survey, 23% of home insurance and 25% of auto insurance…

Read More

Categories:

IBAO broker ethics eLearning course has been a hit

By: Luke Jones|July 30, 2019|6:47 pm

Online-Insurance

While students around the country take their summer break, brokers in Ontario will be embarking on a new eLearning course. The Insurance Brokers Association of Ontario (IBAO) have announced a…

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Categories:

Critics clam government involvement in MPI online insurance negotiations with brokers

By: Luke Jones|July 29, 2019|3:20 pm

Dollarphotoclub_48281250-32.jpg

Controversy continues to surround the decision to include private insurance brokers in plans to move Manitoba Public Insurance (MPI) transactions online. A week after saying the government is considering making…

Read More

Categories:

Study finds being online should now be a requirement for Canadian brokers

By: Luke Jones|July 29, 2019|7:23 am

PC-1.jpg

As insurance companies in Canada continue to make the migration to digital, one key area of importance is the company website. A strong online presence helps insurance companies create deeper…

Read More

Categories:

Cyber is putting insurance executive reputations on the line

By: Luke Jones|July 29, 2019|7:09 am

Digital

Insurance is built on risk, but often that risk is projected outwards to the customer/insurer relationship. However, new emerging risks within the industry means now reputations are firmly on the…

Read More

Categories:

Insurance companies drive progress on climate adaptation and national flood program

By: Luke Jones|July 29, 2019|6:57 am

B.C.20insurance20premiums20climate-23.jpg

Progress is finally being made on issues surrounding climate change and the introduction of a national program for floods. P&C insurers are finally seeing a breakthrough with federal and provincial…

Read More

Categories:

Expert warns insurers to focus on customer care before and during natural disasters

By: Luke Jones|July 27, 2019|11:19 pm

Dollarphotoclub_87924730-21.jpg

Climate change is having a significant impact on businesses, residents, governments, and insurance companies. Natural disasters such as floods and wildfires are increasing in frequency and severity. Insurance companies are…

Read More

Categories:

Creating an unfair advantage can be important for elite brokers

By: Luke Jones|July 27, 2019|7:29 pm

Insurance-Policy-18.jpg

Brokers have been at the centre of the Canadian insurance market for much of the industry’s history. Over time, the broker network has become an ultra-competitive environment where standing out…

Read More

Categories:

Aviva Canada and Highline Beta announce new road safety accelerator program

By: Luke Jones|July 25, 2019|6:52 pm

Aviva20Canada-35.jpg

Aviva Canada has announced a collaboration with venture capital firm Highline Beta that will see the launch of a new insurtech solution. The focus of the partnership will be the…

Read More

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Why travel insurance is vital for business travellers

By: Luke Jones|July 25, 2019|6:36 pm

Plane-Pixabay

When people think of travel insurance, they evoke images of themselves on vacation. It is a similar situation for insurance companies who are consistently ignoring travel insurance for business. However,…

Read More

Categories:

Survey finds Canadians know their insurance despite some not reading their policies

By: Luke Jones|July 30, 2019|9:56 pm

Insurance-Policy-18.jpg

A recent study has found around a quarter of Canadians do not read their insurance policies. According to a belairdirect survey, 23% of home insurance and 25% of auto insurance…

Read More

Categories:

IBAO broker ethics eLearning course has been a hit

By: Luke Jones|July 30, 2019|6:47 pm

Online-Insurance

While students around the country take their summer break, brokers in Ontario will be embarking on a new eLearning course. The Insurance Brokers Association of Ontario (IBAO) have announced a…

Read More

Categories:

Critics clam government involvement in MPI online insurance negotiations with brokers

By: Luke Jones|July 29, 2019|3:20 pm

Dollarphotoclub_48281250-32.jpg

Controversy continues to surround the decision to include private insurance brokers in plans to move Manitoba Public Insurance (MPI) transactions online. A week after saying the government is considering making…

Read More

Categories:

Study finds being online should now be a requirement for Canadian brokers

By: Luke Jones|July 29, 2019|7:23 am

PC-1.jpg

As insurance companies in Canada continue to make the migration to digital, one key area of importance is the company website. A strong online presence helps insurance companies create deeper…

Read More

Categories:

Cyber is putting insurance executive reputations on the line

By: Luke Jones|July 29, 2019|7:09 am

Digital

Insurance is built on risk, but often that risk is projected outwards to the customer/insurer relationship. However, new emerging risks within the industry means now reputations are firmly on the…

Read More

Categories:

Insurance companies drive progress on climate adaptation and national flood program

By: Luke Jones|July 29, 2019|6:57 am

B.C.20insurance20premiums20climate-23.jpg

Progress is finally being made on issues surrounding climate change and the introduction of a national program for floods. P&C insurers are finally seeing a breakthrough with federal and provincial…

Read More

Categories:

Expert warns insurers to focus on customer care before and during natural disasters

By: Luke Jones|July 27, 2019|11:19 pm

Dollarphotoclub_87924730-21.jpg

Climate change is having a significant impact on businesses, residents, governments, and insurance companies. Natural disasters such as floods and wildfires are increasing in frequency and severity. Insurance companies are…

Read More

Categories:

Creating an unfair advantage can be important for elite brokers

By: Luke Jones|July 27, 2019|7:29 pm

Insurance-Policy-18.jpg

Brokers have been at the centre of the Canadian insurance market for much of the industry’s history. Over time, the broker network has become an ultra-competitive environment where standing out…

Read More

Categories:

Aviva Canada and Highline Beta announce new road safety accelerator program

By: Luke Jones|July 25, 2019|6:52 pm

Aviva20Canada-35.jpg

Aviva Canada has announced a collaboration with venture capital firm Highline Beta that will see the launch of a new insurtech solution. The focus of the partnership will be the…

Read More

Categories:

Why travel insurance is vital for business travellers

By: Luke Jones|July 25, 2019|6:36 pm

Plane-Pixabay

When people think of travel insurance, they evoke images of themselves on vacation. It is a similar situation for insurance companies who are consistently ignoring travel insurance for business. However,…

Read More

Categories:

Survey finds Canadians know their insurance despite some not reading their policies

By: Luke Jones|July 30, 2019|9:56 pm

Insurance-Policy-18.jpg

A recent study has found around a quarter of Canadians do not read their insurance policies. According to a belairdirect survey, 23% of home insurance and 25% of auto insurance…

Read More

Categories:

IBAO broker ethics eLearning course has been a hit

By: Luke Jones|July 30, 2019|6:47 pm

Online-Insurance

While students around the country take their summer break, brokers in Ontario will be embarking on a new eLearning course. The Insurance Brokers Association of Ontario (IBAO) have announced a…

Read More

Categories:

Critics clam government involvement in MPI online insurance negotiations with brokers

By: Luke Jones|July 29, 2019|3:20 pm

Dollarphotoclub_48281250-32.jpg

Controversy continues to surround the decision to include private insurance brokers in plans to move Manitoba Public Insurance (MPI) transactions online. A week after saying the government is considering making…

Read More

Categories:

Study finds being online should now be a requirement for Canadian brokers

By: Luke Jones|July 29, 2019|7:23 am

PC-1.jpg

As insurance companies in Canada continue to make the migration to digital, one key area of importance is the company website. A strong online presence helps insurance companies create deeper…

Read More

Categories:

Cyber is putting insurance executive reputations on the line

By: Luke Jones|July 29, 2019|7:09 am

Digital

Insurance is built on risk, but often that risk is projected outwards to the customer/insurer relationship. However, new emerging risks within the industry means now reputations are firmly on the…

Read More

Categories:

Insurance companies drive progress on climate adaptation and national flood program

By: Luke Jones|July 29, 2019|6:57 am

B.C.20insurance20premiums20climate-23.jpg

Progress is finally being made on issues surrounding climate change and the introduction of a national program for floods. P&C insurers are finally seeing a breakthrough with federal and provincial…

Read More

Categories:

Expert warns insurers to focus on customer care before and during natural disasters

By: Luke Jones|July 27, 2019|11:19 pm

Dollarphotoclub_87924730-21.jpg

Climate change is having a significant impact on businesses, residents, governments, and insurance companies. Natural disasters such as floods and wildfires are increasing in frequency and severity. Insurance companies are…

Read More

Categories:

Creating an unfair advantage can be important for elite brokers

By: Luke Jones|July 27, 2019|7:29 pm

Insurance-Policy-18.jpg

Brokers have been at the centre of the Canadian insurance market for much of the industry’s history. Over time, the broker network has become an ultra-competitive environment where standing out…

Read More

Categories:

Aviva Canada and Highline Beta announce new road safety accelerator program

By: Luke Jones|July 25, 2019|6:52 pm

Aviva20Canada-35.jpg

Aviva Canada has announced a collaboration with venture capital firm Highline Beta that will see the launch of a new insurtech solution. The focus of the partnership will be the…

Read More

Categories:

Why travel insurance is vital for business travellers

By: Luke Jones|July 25, 2019|6:36 pm

Plane-Pixabay

When people think of travel insurance, they evoke images of themselves on vacation. It is a similar situation for insurance companies who are consistently ignoring travel insurance for business. However,…

Read More

Categories:

Survey finds Canadians know their insurance despite some not reading their policies

By: Luke Jones|July 30, 2019|9:56 pm

Insurance-Policy-18.jpg

A recent study has found around a quarter of Canadians do not read their insurance policies. According to a belairdirect survey, 23% of home insurance and 25% of auto insurance…

Read More

Categories:

IBAO broker ethics eLearning course has been a hit

By: Luke Jones|July 30, 2019|6:47 pm

Online-Insurance

While students around the country take their summer break, brokers in Ontario will be embarking on a new eLearning course. The Insurance Brokers Association of Ontario (IBAO) have announced a…

Read More

Categories:

Critics clam government involvement in MPI online insurance negotiations with brokers

By: Luke Jones|July 29, 2019|3:20 pm

Dollarphotoclub_48281250-32.jpg

Controversy continues to surround the decision to include private insurance brokers in plans to move Manitoba Public Insurance (MPI) transactions online. A week after saying the government is considering making…

Read More

Categories:

Study finds being online should now be a requirement for Canadian brokers

By: Luke Jones|July 29, 2019|7:23 am

PC-1.jpg

As insurance companies in Canada continue to make the migration to digital, one key area of importance is the company website. A strong online presence helps insurance companies create deeper…

Read More

Categories:

Cyber is putting insurance executive reputations on the line

By: Luke Jones|July 29, 2019|7:09 am

Digital

Insurance is built on risk, but often that risk is projected outwards to the customer/insurer relationship. However, new emerging risks within the industry means now reputations are firmly on the…

Read More

Categories:

Insurance companies drive progress on climate adaptation and national flood program

By: Luke Jones|July 29, 2019|6:57 am

B.C.20insurance20premiums20climate-23.jpg

Progress is finally being made on issues surrounding climate change and the introduction of a national program for floods. P&C insurers are finally seeing a breakthrough with federal and provincial…

Read More

Categories:

Expert warns insurers to focus on customer care before and during natural disasters

By: Luke Jones|July 27, 2019|11:19 pm

Dollarphotoclub_87924730-21.jpg

Climate change is having a significant impact on businesses, residents, governments, and insurance companies. Natural disasters such as floods and wildfires are increasing in frequency and severity. Insurance companies are…

Read More

Categories:

Creating an unfair advantage can be important for elite brokers

By: Luke Jones|July 27, 2019|7:29 pm

Insurance-Policy-18.jpg

Brokers have been at the centre of the Canadian insurance market for much of the industry’s history. Over time, the broker network has become an ultra-competitive environment where standing out…

Read More

Categories:

Aviva Canada and Highline Beta announce new road safety accelerator program

By: Luke Jones|July 25, 2019|6:52 pm

Aviva20Canada-35.jpg

Aviva Canada has announced a collaboration with venture capital firm Highline Beta that will see the launch of a new insurtech solution. The focus of the partnership will be the…

Read More

Categories:

Why travel insurance is vital for business travellers

By: Luke Jones|July 25, 2019|6:36 pm

Plane-Pixabay

When people think of travel insurance, they evoke images of themselves on vacation. It is a similar situation for insurance companies who are consistently ignoring travel insurance for business. However,…

Read More

Categories:

Survey finds Canadians know their insurance despite some not reading their policies

By: Luke Jones|July 30, 2019|9:56 pm

Insurance-Policy-18.jpg

A recent study has found around a quarter of Canadians do not read their insurance policies. According to a belairdirect survey, 23% of home insurance and 25% of auto insurance…

Read More

Categories:

IBAO broker ethics eLearning course has been a hit

By: Luke Jones|July 30, 2019|6:47 pm

Online-Insurance

While students around the country take their summer break, brokers in Ontario will be embarking on a new eLearning course. The Insurance Brokers Association of Ontario (IBAO) have announced a…

Read More

Categories:

Critics clam government involvement in MPI online insurance negotiations with brokers

By: Luke Jones|July 29, 2019|3:20 pm

Dollarphotoclub_48281250-32.jpg

Controversy continues to surround the decision to include private insurance brokers in plans to move Manitoba Public Insurance (MPI) transactions online. A week after saying the government is considering making…

Read More

Categories:

Study finds being online should now be a requirement for Canadian brokers

By: Luke Jones|July 29, 2019|7:23 am

PC-1.jpg

As insurance companies in Canada continue to make the migration to digital, one key area of importance is the company website. A strong online presence helps insurance companies create deeper…

Read More

Categories:

Cyber is putting insurance executive reputations on the line

By: Luke Jones|July 29, 2019|7:09 am

Digital

Insurance is built on risk, but often that risk is projected outwards to the customer/insurer relationship. However, new emerging risks within the industry means now reputations are firmly on the…

Read More

Categories:

Insurance companies drive progress on climate adaptation and national flood program

By: Luke Jones|July 29, 2019|6:57 am

B.C.20insurance20premiums20climate-23.jpg

Progress is finally being made on issues surrounding climate change and the introduction of a national program for floods. P&C insurers are finally seeing a breakthrough with federal and provincial…

Read More

Categories:

Expert warns insurers to focus on customer care before and during natural disasters

By: Luke Jones|July 27, 2019|11:19 pm

Dollarphotoclub_87924730-21.jpg

Climate change is having a significant impact on businesses, residents, governments, and insurance companies. Natural disasters such as floods and wildfires are increasing in frequency and severity. Insurance companies are…

Read More

Categories:

Creating an unfair advantage can be important for elite brokers

By: Luke Jones|July 27, 2019|7:29 pm

Insurance-Policy-18.jpg

Brokers have been at the centre of the Canadian insurance market for much of the industry’s history. Over time, the broker network has become an ultra-competitive environment where standing out…

Read More

Categories:

Aviva Canada and Highline Beta announce new road safety accelerator program

By: Luke Jones|July 25, 2019|6:52 pm

Aviva20Canada-35.jpg

Aviva Canada has announced a collaboration with venture capital firm Highline Beta that will see the launch of a new insurtech solution. The focus of the partnership will be the…

Read More

Categories:

Why travel insurance is vital for business travellers

By: Luke Jones|July 25, 2019|6:36 pm

Plane-Pixabay

When people think of travel insurance, they evoke images of themselves on vacation. It is a similar situation for insurance companies who are consistently ignoring travel insurance for business. However,…

Read More

Categories:

Survey finds Canadians know their insurance despite some not reading their policies

By: Luke Jones|July 30, 2019|9:56 pm

Insurance-Policy-18.jpg

A recent study has found around a quarter of Canadians do not read their insurance policies. According to a belairdirect survey, 23% of home insurance and 25% of auto insurance…

Read More

Categories:

IBAO broker ethics eLearning course has been a hit

By: Luke Jones|July 30, 2019|6:47 pm

Online-Insurance

While students around the country take their summer break, brokers in Ontario will be embarking on a new eLearning course. The Insurance Brokers Association of Ontario (IBAO) have announced a…

Read More

Categories:

Critics clam government involvement in MPI online insurance negotiations with brokers

By: Luke Jones|July 29, 2019|3:20 pm

Dollarphotoclub_48281250-32.jpg

Controversy continues to surround the decision to include private insurance brokers in plans to move Manitoba Public Insurance (MPI) transactions online. A week after saying the government is considering making…

Read More

Categories:

Study finds being online should now be a requirement for Canadian brokers

By: Luke Jones|July 29, 2019|7:23 am

PC-1.jpg

As insurance companies in Canada continue to make the migration to digital, one key area of importance is the company website. A strong online presence helps insurance companies create deeper…

Read More

Categories:

Cyber is putting insurance executive reputations on the line

By: Luke Jones|July 29, 2019|7:09 am

Digital

Insurance is built on risk, but often that risk is projected outwards to the customer/insurer relationship. However, new emerging risks within the industry means now reputations are firmly on the…

Read More

Categories:

Insurance companies drive progress on climate adaptation and national flood program

By: Luke Jones|July 29, 2019|6:57 am

B.C.20insurance20premiums20climate-23.jpg

Progress is finally being made on issues surrounding climate change and the introduction of a national program for floods. P&C insurers are finally seeing a breakthrough with federal and provincial…

Read More

Categories:

Expert warns insurers to focus on customer care before and during natural disasters

By: Luke Jones|July 27, 2019|11:19 pm

Dollarphotoclub_87924730-21.jpg

Climate change is having a significant impact on businesses, residents, governments, and insurance companies. Natural disasters such as floods and wildfires are increasing in frequency and severity. Insurance companies are…

Read More

Categories:

Creating an unfair advantage can be important for elite brokers

By: Luke Jones|July 27, 2019|7:29 pm

Insurance-Policy-18.jpg

Brokers have been at the centre of the Canadian insurance market for much of the industry’s history. Over time, the broker network has become an ultra-competitive environment where standing out…

Read More

Categories:

Aviva Canada and Highline Beta announce new road safety accelerator program

By: Luke Jones|July 25, 2019|6:52 pm

Aviva20Canada-35.jpg

Aviva Canada has announced a collaboration with venture capital firm Highline Beta that will see the launch of a new insurtech solution. The focus of the partnership will be the…

Read More

Categories:

Why travel insurance is vital for business travellers

By: Luke Jones|July 25, 2019|6:36 pm

Plane-Pixabay

When people think of travel insurance, they evoke images of themselves on vacation. It is a similar situation for insurance companies who are consistently ignoring travel insurance for business. However,…

Read More

Categories:

Survey finds Canadians know their insurance despite some not reading their policies

By: Luke Jones|July 30, 2019|9:56 pm

Insurance-Policy-18.jpg

A recent study has found around a quarter of Canadians do not read their insurance policies. According to a belairdirect survey, 23% of home insurance and 25% of auto insurance…

Read More

Categories:

IBAO broker ethics eLearning course has been a hit

By: Luke Jones|July 30, 2019|6:47 pm

Online-Insurance

While students around the country take their summer break, brokers in Ontario will be embarking on a new eLearning course. The Insurance Brokers Association of Ontario (IBAO) have announced a…

Read More

Categories:

Critics clam government involvement in MPI online insurance negotiations with brokers

By: Luke Jones|July 29, 2019|3:20 pm

Dollarphotoclub_48281250-32.jpg

Controversy continues to surround the decision to include private insurance brokers in plans to move Manitoba Public Insurance (MPI) transactions online. A week after saying the government is considering making…

Read More

Categories:

Study finds being online should now be a requirement for Canadian brokers

By: Luke Jones|July 29, 2019|7:23 am

PC-1.jpg

As insurance companies in Canada continue to make the migration to digital, one key area of importance is the company website. A strong online presence helps insurance companies create deeper…

Read More

Categories:

Cyber is putting insurance executive reputations on the line

By: Luke Jones|July 29, 2019|7:09 am

Digital

Insurance is built on risk, but often that risk is projected outwards to the customer/insurer relationship. However, new emerging risks within the industry means now reputations are firmly on the…

Read More

Categories:

Insurance companies drive progress on climate adaptation and national flood program

By: Luke Jones|July 29, 2019|6:57 am

B.C.20insurance20premiums20climate-23.jpg

Progress is finally being made on issues surrounding climate change and the introduction of a national program for floods. P&C insurers are finally seeing a breakthrough with federal and provincial…

Read More

Categories:

Expert warns insurers to focus on customer care before and during natural disasters

By: Luke Jones|July 27, 2019|11:19 pm

Dollarphotoclub_87924730-21.jpg

Climate change is having a significant impact on businesses, residents, governments, and insurance companies. Natural disasters such as floods and wildfires are increasing in frequency and severity. Insurance companies are…

Read More

Categories:

Creating an unfair advantage can be important for elite brokers

By: Luke Jones|July 27, 2019|7:29 pm

Insurance-Policy-18.jpg

Brokers have been at the centre of the Canadian insurance market for much of the industry’s history. Over time, the broker network has become an ultra-competitive environment where standing out…

Read More

Categories:

Aviva Canada and Highline Beta announce new road safety accelerator program

By: Luke Jones|July 25, 2019|6:52 pm

Aviva20Canada-35.jpg

Aviva Canada has announced a collaboration with venture capital firm Highline Beta that will see the launch of a new insurtech solution. The focus of the partnership will be the…

Read More

Categories:

Why travel insurance is vital for business travellers

By: Luke Jones|July 25, 2019|6:36 pm

Plane-Pixabay

When people think of travel insurance, they evoke images of themselves on vacation. It is a similar situation for insurance companies who are consistently ignoring travel insurance for business. However,…

Read More

Categories:

Survey finds Canadians know their insurance despite some not reading their policies

By: Luke Jones|July 30, 2019|9:56 pm

Insurance-Policy-18.jpg

A recent study has found around a quarter of Canadians do not read their insurance policies. According to a belairdirect survey, 23% of home insurance and 25% of auto insurance…

Read More

Categories:

IBAO broker ethics eLearning course has been a hit

By: Luke Jones|July 30, 2019|6:47 pm

Online-Insurance

While students around the country take their summer break, brokers in Ontario will be embarking on a new eLearning course. The Insurance Brokers Association of Ontario (IBAO) have announced a…

Read More

Categories:

Critics clam government involvement in MPI online insurance negotiations with brokers

By: Luke Jones|July 29, 2019|3:20 pm

Dollarphotoclub_48281250-32.jpg

Controversy continues to surround the decision to include private insurance brokers in plans to move Manitoba Public Insurance (MPI) transactions online. A week after saying the government is considering making…

Read More

Categories:

Study finds being online should now be a requirement for Canadian brokers

By: Luke Jones|July 29, 2019|7:23 am

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As insurance companies in Canada continue to make the migration to digital, one key area of importance is the company website. A strong online presence helps insurance companies create deeper…

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Cyber is putting insurance executive reputations on the line

By: Luke Jones|July 29, 2019|7:09 am

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Insurance is built on risk, but often that risk is projected outwards to the customer/insurer relationship. However, new emerging risks within the industry means now reputations are firmly on the…

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Insurance companies drive progress on climate adaptation and national flood program

By: Luke Jones|July 29, 2019|6:57 am

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Progress is finally being made on issues surrounding climate change and the introduction of a national program for floods. P&C insurers are finally seeing a breakthrough with federal and provincial…

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Expert warns insurers to focus on customer care before and during natural disasters

By: Luke Jones|July 27, 2019|11:19 pm

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Climate change is having a significant impact on businesses, residents, governments, and insurance companies. Natural disasters such as floods and wildfires are increasing in frequency and severity. Insurance companies are…

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Creating an unfair advantage can be important for elite brokers

By: Luke Jones|July 27, 2019|7:29 pm

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Brokers have been at the centre of the Canadian insurance market for much of the industry’s history. Over time, the broker network has become an ultra-competitive environment where standing out…

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Aviva Canada and Highline Beta announce new road safety accelerator program

By: Luke Jones|July 25, 2019|6:52 pm

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Aviva Canada has announced a collaboration with venture capital firm Highline Beta that will see the launch of a new insurtech solution. The focus of the partnership will be the…

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Why travel insurance is vital for business travellers

By: Luke Jones|July 25, 2019|6:36 pm

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When people think of travel insurance, they evoke images of themselves on vacation. It is a similar situation for insurance companies who are consistently ignoring travel insurance for business. However,…

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