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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Jul 01, 2019, 07:30 ET Genworth MI Canada Inc. acknowledges announcement of potential disposition by Genworth Financial, Inc. of its interests in the Company

TORONTO, July 1, 2019 /CNW/ - Genworth MI Canada Inc. (the "Company") (TSX: MIC) acknowledges the announcement today by Genworth Financial, Inc....


Jul 01, 2019, 03:00 ET Aon, Oxfam, and Etherisc launch first blockchain-based agricultural insurance policies for smallholder farmers in Sri Lanka

Aon plc, the leading global professional services firm providing a broad range of risk, retirement and health solutions; Oxfam in Sri Lanka, the...


Jun 27, 2019, 13:25 ET IBC Applauds Investment in Flood Mitigation in Kootenay Boundary

VANCOUVER, June 27, 2019 /CNW/ - Insurance Bureau of Canada (IBC) commends the Government of British Columbia, along with the federal government and...


Jun 27, 2019, 12:51 ET Infosys McCamish Partners With Pan-American Life Insurance Group

Infosys McCamish, a US based subsidiary of Infosys BPM and a leading developer of solutions and services in the insurance and financial services...


Jun 27, 2019, 08:00 ET Aviva Canada Encourages Canadians to Take Back Our Roads in the launch of its New Social Impact Platform Focused on Road Safety

Aviva is investing in data-driven solutions and strategic collaborations to make safer roads a reality for all TORONTO, June 27, 2019 /CNW/ - Today,...


Jun 26, 2019, 17:00 ET Old Age Security to increase on July 1

HAMILTON, ON, June 26, 2019 /CNW/ - Today, the Honourable Filomena Tassi, Minister of Seniors, reaffirmed the Government of Canada's commitment to...


Jun 26, 2019, 11:25 ET Ronald McDonald House Charities Canada and RBC Insurance help families stay close to each other when they need it the most

RBC Insurance announces a commitment that will enable 2,016 nights of family stays at Ronald McDonald House Charities across Canada TORONTO, June 26, ...


Jun 25, 2019, 15:00 ET La Capitale partnering with Breathe Life, an emerging insurtech

QUEBEC, June 25, 2019 /CNW Telbec/ - La Capitale Insurance and Financial Services has signed a partnership agreement with Breathe Life, a Quebec...


Jun 25, 2019, 13:48 ET Northbridge's Silvy Wright elected Chair of the Board of Directors for Insurance Bureau of Canada

TORONTO, June 25, 2019 /CNW/ - Insurance Bureau of Canada (IBC) is pleased to announce that its Board of Directors has elected Silvy Wright to serve...


Jun 25, 2019, 11:03 ET Most Canadians leave their families exposed when it comes to travel insurance, national survey reveals

Misconceptions of assumed coverages still widespread TORONTO, June 25, 2019 /CNW/ - While 72 per cent of Canadians had some form of travel or medical ...


Jun 25, 2019, 09:00 ET Payment Delays in North America's Biggest Economies Expected to Surge in H2 2019, Atradius Survey Reveals

33% of suppliers interviewed in the USA, 34% in Canada and 40% in Mexico expect an increase in the number of customers who delay payment more than 90 ...


Jun 25, 2019, 07:00 ET Manulife Investment Management's Global Intelligence Report Sees Opportunity Despite Uncertainty Over the Next 12 Months

Room for expansion in the credit cycle and notable investment potential in private infrastructure and select emerging markets amid market muddle...


Jun 24, 2019, 10:00 ET League Introduces Category-Defining Health Benefits Experience, HBX™, Empowering Employers To Transform Their Employee Experience

League Inc., North America's leading Health Benefits Experience platform, today introduced HBX™, a next-generation digital platform designed to...


Jun 20, 2019, 11:15 ET Equisoft Acquires Grendel Recognized for its Premier Wealth Management CRM Platform

PHILADELPHIA, June 20, 2019 /CNW Telbec/ - Global business-driven solution provider Equisoft is pleased to announce the acquisition of Grendel, a...


Jun 20, 2019, 07:30 ET Harvest ETFs June 2019 Distributions

OAKVILLE, ON, June 20, 2019 /CNW/ - Harvest Portfolios Group Inc. ("Harvest") announces the following distributions for Harvest ETF's for the month...


Jun 20, 2019, 07:30 ET Manulife Investment Management Announces Cash Distributions for Manulife Exchange Traded Funds

C$ unless otherwise stated TSX/NYSE/PSE: MFC SEHK: 945 TORONTO, June 20, 2019 /CNW/ - Manulife Investment Management today announced the June 2019...


Jun 20, 2019, 07:30 ET Harvest Declares Big Pharma Split Corp. June 2019 Distributions

OAKVILLE, ON, June 20, 2019 /CNW/ - Harvest Portfolios Group Inc. ("Harvest") declares the monthly cash distribution payable for Big Pharma Split...


Jun 19, 2019, 17:30 ET Kingsway Files Current Report on Form 8-K

ITASCA, IL, June 19, 2019 /CNW/ - (NYSE: KFS) Kingsway Financial Services Inc. ("Kingsway" or the "Company") today announced that it has filed a...


Jun 19, 2019, 12:32 ET Manulife Investment Management Closed-End Funds Announce Monthly Fund Distributions

TSX/NYSE/PSE: MFC SEHK: 945 C$ unless otherwise stated TORONTO, June 19, 2019 /CNW/ - Manulife Investment Management today announced distributions...


Jun 19, 2019, 08:17 ET Robert Dumas Named Chair of Centraide of Greater Montreal's Board of Directors

MONTREAL, June 19, 2019 /CNW/ - Centraide of Greater Montreal announced that Robert Dumas has been appointed Chair of its Board of Directors. Robert...


Jun 19, 2019, 07:00 ET Medical reasons make up one-third of Canadians' travel claims: RBC Insurance

Poll also uncovers travel pet peeves, most important items to insure, claims barriers Twitter: Medical reasons make up one-third of Canadians' travel ...


Jun 18, 2019, 09:00 ET Canadians Surveyed with Credit Protection Insurance Say it is a Convenient, Effective, and Affordable Form of Financial Protection for Mortgages and Loans

Consumer expectations for claims payouts are being met by the industry TORONTO, June 18, 2019 /CNW/ - The experience of Canadians with Credit...


Jun 18, 2019, 08:30 ET SSQ Insurance launches new innovative investment products combining smart beta and active management strategies

QUEBEC CITY, June 18, 2019 /CNW Telbec/ - SSQ Insurance is pleased to announce that it has added a new family of turnkey funds, Smart Beta Plus...


Jun 18, 2019, 08:07 ET Sun Life Announces Establishment of SLC Management

Sun Life to combine certain affiliates into SLC Management, creating a new Top 100 Global Asset Management Firm1 TORONTO and NEW YORK CITY, June 18,...


Jun 18, 2019, 08:00 ET Options for managing the flood costs of Canada's highest risk residential properties

OTTAWA, June 18, 2019 /CNW/ - Today, Insurance Bureau of Canada (IBC) publicly released a paper, Options for Managing the Flood Costs of Canada's...