Insurance A subcategory of Financial Services & Investing-specific stories, this section offers news and announcements related to insurance companies and insurance sector topics, including product and service launches, consumer-oriented features, and corporate reports, among others.

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10:45 ET New five-week Employment Insurance parental sharing benefit one month away

MARKHAM, ON, Feb. 18, 2019 /CNW/ - Supporting parents and young families has always been a priority for the Government of Canada. That is why the...


Feb 15, 2019, 17:53 ET Co-operators General Insurance Company Declares Quarterly Dividend On: Class E, Series C Preference Shares

GUELPH, ON, Feb. 15, 2019 /CNW/ - The Board of Directors of Co-operators General Insurance Company ("Co-operators General") today announced a...


Feb 15, 2019, 09:01 ET CPPIB signs partnership with La Française and its shareholder CMNE to develop Grand Paris investment vehicle

PARIS, Feb. 15, 2019 /CNW/ - La Française and Canada Pension Plan Investment Board (CPPIB) announce the signing of a strategic partnership for the...


Feb 14, 2019, 17:56 ET Echelon Financial Holdings Inc. Reports Fourth Quarter 2018 Results

TORONTO, Feb. 14, 2019 /CNW/ - Echelon Financial Holdings Inc. ("EFH" or "the Company") (TSX: EFH), which operates in the property and casualty...


Feb 14, 2019, 16:11 ET Co-operators General Insurance Company Reports 2018 Fourth Quarter and Year End Results

GUELPH, ON, Feb. 14, 2019 /CNW/ - Co-operators General Insurance Company ("Co-operators General") today announced its consolidated financial results...


Feb 14, 2019, 08:47 ET iA Financial Corporation Inc. Announces the Payment of a Dividend on Its Common Shares and Industrial Alliance Insurance and Financial Services Inc. Announces the Payment of a Dividend on Its Preferred Shares

QUEBEC CITY, Feb. 14, 2019 /CNW Telbec/ - The Board of Directors of iA Financial Corporation Inc. (TSX: IAG) announced today the payment of the first ...


Feb 14, 2019, 08:43 ET iA Financial Group Reports Fourth Quarter and 2018 Results

Strong delivery on objectives for the quarter and the full year Q4/2018 Highlights Reported EPS of $1.36 (+10% YoY) Core EPS1 of $1.39 (+9% YoY)...


Feb 14, 2019, 08:05 ET J.D. Power ranks The Co-operators highest for customer satisfaction in auto insurance in the Alberta, Ontario and the Atlantic regions

GUELPH, ON, Feb. 14, 2019 /CNW/ - The Co-operators has been awarded the 2019 J.D. Power awards for Canada Auto Insurance Customer Satisfaction in all ...


Feb 13, 2019, 17:56 ET Manulife files 2018 Audited Annual Financial Statements and Related MD&A

C$ unless otherwise stated TSX/NYSE/PSE: MFC SEHK: 945 TORONTO, Feb. 13, 2019 /CNW/ - Manulife Financial Corporation has filed its 2018 audited...


Feb 13, 2019, 17:17 ET Manulife Announces Intention to Amend Normal Course Issuer Bid to Repurchase for Cancellation up to an Additional 59 Million of its Common Shares

C$ unless otherwise stated TSX/NYSE/PSE: MFC SEHK: 945 TORONTO, Feb. 13, 2019 /CNW/ - Manulife Financial Corporation ("Manulife") announced today...


Feb 13, 2019, 17:05 ET Sun Life Financial declares dividends on Common and Preferred Shares payable in Q1 2019

TORONTO, Feb. 13, 2019 /CNW/ - The Board of Directors (the "Board") of Sun Life Financial Inc. (the "Company") (TSX: SLF) (NYSE: SLF) today announced ...


Feb 13, 2019, 17:03 ET Manulife Financial Corporation Declares Preferred Share Dividends

C$ unless otherwise stated TSX/NYSE/PSE: MFC SEHK: 945 TORONTO, Feb. 13, 2019 /CNW/ - Manulife Financial Corporation's Board of Directors today...


Feb 13, 2019, 17:02 ET Manulife Financial Corporation Declares Common Share Dividend

C$ unless otherwise stated TSX/NYSE/PSE: MFC SEHK: 945 TORONTO, Feb. 13, 2019 /CNW/ - Manulife Financial Corporation's Board of Directors today...


Feb 13, 2019, 17:01 ET Manulife reports 2018 net income of $4.8 billion, and core earnings of $5.6 billion with double-digit growth across all operating segments

C$ unless otherwise stated TSX/NYSE/PSE: MFC SEHK: 945 This earnings news release for Manulife Financial Corporation ("Manulife" or the "Company")...


Feb 13, 2019, 17:00 ET Sun Life Financial Reports Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2018 Results

The information in this document is based on the unaudited interim financial results of Sun Life Financial Inc. for the period ended December 31,...


Feb 13, 2019, 08:00 ET Crawford & Company's WeGoLook to Offer On-Demand Field Inspection Services for Insurance Carriers Directly Through the CoreLogic Symbility Platform

IRVINE, CA, Feb. 13, 2019 /CNW/ - CoreLogic® (NYSE: CLGX), a leading global property information, analytics, and data-enabled solutions provider, is...


Feb 13, 2019, 07:12 ET Are drivers in denial? Only 43 per cent of Ontarians admit to being distracted drivers

New research finds that highway drivers are the biggest distracted driving offenders THORNHILL, ON, Feb. 13, 2019 New research released today by CAA...


Feb 13, 2019, 05:40 ET Auto Insurers Seize Growth Opportunities by Offering Financial and Insurance Tools over Digital Platforms

The average investment in fintech by automotive original equipment manufacturers (OEMs) is forecast to grow from $16 million in 2016 to $230 million...


Feb 12, 2019, 08:00 ET Hub International Acquires The Assets Of Ontario-Based Firstbrook Pointon Benefits Incorporated

Hub International Limited (Hub), a leading global insurance brokerage, announced today that it has acquired the assets of Firstbrook Pointon Benefits ...


Feb 11, 2019, 09:30 ET Finding solutions to support families of serving and retired members of the Canadian Armed Forces and first responders suffering with post-traumatic stress (PTS)

PTS Roundtable brings together an impressive expert panel to focus on the family. OTTAWA, Feb. 11, 2019 /CNW/ - Families of military and first...


Feb 07, 2019, 12:45 ET Great-West Lifeco appoints Edmund F. Murphy III as President and CEO of Great-West Life & Annuity Insurance Company

Robert L. Reynolds named Chair of Great-West Lifeco U.S. All figures are expressed in Canadian dollars, except as noted. WINNIPEG, Feb. 7, 2019 /CNW/ ...


Feb 07, 2019, 08:00 ET Equisoft acquires AGEman Solutions - Enhancing its suite of integrated solutions for the Canadian life insurance industry

MONTREAL, Feb. 7, 2019 /CNW Telbec/ - Equisoft, a leading global provider of digital business solutions for the insurance and wealth industries has...


Feb 07, 2019, 07:50 ET Great-West Lifeco reports fourth quarter 2018 net earnings of $710 million; announces 6% dividend increase

Readers are referred to the cautionary notes regarding Forward-Looking Information and Non-IFRS Financial Measures at the end of this release. All...


Feb 07, 2019, 07:00 ET Half of Canadians Would Rather Spend on a Door Bell than a Wedding Bell

The average Canadian wedding costs about $46,000, but RateSupermarket.ca finds most Canadians would rather spend their money elsewhere. TORONTO, Feb. ...


Feb 06, 2019, 16:37 ET Media Availability: Insurance Bureau of Canada President & CEO

HALIFAX, Feb. 6, 2019 /CNW/ - Insurance Bureau of Canada (IBC) is hosting a luncheon for the home, car and business insurance industry on February 7...