• Sons, daughters learn how insurance changes lives for the better

    For these brokerage and restoration companies, Take Your Kids to Work Day is a very personal way to show how their industry is having a positive impact on people's lives.

  • Daily Market Update

    UN report says we have 86 years to save the world… Climate scientist tells risk managers – don’t treat climate change as “Doomsday”… Identity theft risk for business travellers… Smaller insurers take on the big boys online…

  • Lessons from Metrolinx on risk management

    What makes for excellent risk management? Meeting the needs of 1,500 stranded, soaking wet GO Train passengers and limiting the damage to 150 claims and about $100 worth of dry cleaning apiece.

  • Can brokers compete? Yes they can

    As major retailers continue to push their way into the insurance space, brokers need to push back to maintain market share – and accordingly to the latest IB poll, there is one route that looks promising.

  • Flood mitigation pays back five times the cost: analysis

    A recent Suncorp analysis provides ample ammunition for insurers hoping to convince governments to spend money on flood mitigation.

  • Daily Market Update

    Another retailer may have been hit by credit card data breach… Businesses increase spending on cyber security… Organizations increasing management of top risks… New report highlights El Nino flood risk…

  • Daily Market Update

    Hurricane Gonzalo hits Bermuda ... Breast cancer awareness in the workplace... Australian evacuation app takes prize in UN global challenge...

  • ORA takes aim at proposed benefits changes

    The Ontario Rehab Alliance says that a proposed regulatory amendment will create an incentive for insurers to deny benefit claims for everyone.

  • Daily Market Update

    Typhoon reminds us of the need to be prepared for weather risks… Texas governor calls for tougher screening for Ebola… Survey shows weakness in approach to compliance risk… Are self-driving cars a terrorism threat?

  • OSFI report stresses underwriting, auto targets

    The Office of the Superintendent of Financial Institutions (OSFI) released its annual report, urging the need to maintain core underwriting, and raising concerns over the mandated 15 per cent auto premium reduction target.