• Brokers: the sky isn’t falling

    Despite the doom and gloom of Google entering the insurance market and auto coverage all but disappearing as a product, insurance is a profession worth pursuing, says one industry player.

  • Company launches sewer backup risk analysis tool

    An analytics and data services provider has announced the launch of a new tool designed to help underwriters more accurately assess the risk of sewer backup and basement flooding.

  • Brokers, B.C. is the place to be

    Leading the country in economic growth, British Columbia brokers seem to be enjoying their moment in the sun.

  • RSA UBI product, possible flood cover by end of 2015

    RSA unveiled a number of initiatives for 2015, among them being the commitment to a telematics product for auto and hints at overland flood coverage.

  • Daily Market Update

    Report highlights concentration of risk… Aviation industry at risk from cyber attack… Insurers among most targeted by cyber attackers…

  • Daily Market Update

    Canadian communications firm admits data breach… Did climate change lead to the war in Syria?... Cyber risk conference aims to break the silo mentality…

  • Global CAT losses lowest in five years

    While large swathes of North America suffer record snow falls and low temperatures, a recent report shows global CAT losses to be at record lows.

  • Daily Market Update

    Report: US faces labor shortage in next ten years… Insurance sector welcomes 14,000 new colleagues… HP publishes cyber risk report… Wal-Mart division warns of risk from climate change…

  • If the crown fits…

    We asked brokers in a recent poll what movie best describes them and the insurance industry – and a few titles struck a few chords with readers.

  • Daily Market Update

    Insurance industry gears up for claims from Cyclone Maria… 6.2-magnitude earthquake shakes Mexico’s Pacific coast… When is the right time to make a cyber breach public?... Climate change skeptic paid by fossil fuel firms…