New MGA in midst of ‘slow launch’

A new Canadian managing general agency, O2 Insurance Services Inc., has been granted Lloyd’s broker status allowing it to deal directly and write business with market syndicates, its chief operating…

Farm Mutual Re rebrands

The Farm Mutual Reinsurance Plan introduced a new brand name and logo at this year’s annual meeting in Toronto. It is now operating as Farm Mutual Re, with the tagline…

Industry posts better-than-expected results

Relatively benign weather and reserve releases helped Canada’s p&c industry post better-than-expected overall results for 2016 despite the historic Fort McMurray wildfire disaster.“The fourth quarter was essentially a saviour for…