Tagged: Life Insurance


Arthur J. Gallagher & Co. Acquires Leystone Insurance & Financial, Inc.

Rolling Meadows, Ill. (Aug. 9, 2018) – Arthur J. Gallagher & Co. is pleased to announce the acquisition of Leystone Insurance & Financial, Inc. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed. Founded in Ottawa, Ontario, in 2001, Leystone Insurance & Financial offers employee benefits and retirement consulting services, specializing in individual life insurance and investment... Read...


DAS and Temple Insurance Company to advance together as the Canadian Legal Expense Insurance market leader

Amalgamation of DAS and Temple Insurance Company approved by OSFI Ottawa, ON (Aug. 8, 2018) – Amalgamation of DAS and Temple Insurance Company has been approved by the Office of the Superintendent of Financial Institutions. On August 7, 2018, Canada’s Minister of Finance, The Honourable Bill Morneau, approved the transaction to merge DAS’s risk-carrying capacity... Read...


A Major Step for the Canadian Broker Network

Ottawa, ON (Aug. 8, 2018) – Canadian Broker Network (CBN), Canada’s leading network of independent insurance brokers, is pleased to announce that one of its member brokerages, Smith Petrie Carr & Scott Insurance Brokers Ltd. (Smith Petrie) of Ottawa, has been purchased by a consortium of four other members. Since being founded in 2002, CBN members... Read...

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Lussier Dale Parizeau announces acquisition of Trinome Conseils

Important transaction for Lussier Dale Parizeau and Trinome Conseils Sorel-Tracy, QC (Aug. 8, 2018) – Patrice Jean, President and Chief Operating Officer of Lussier Dale Parizeau and Pascal Beaulieu, René Roy, and Isabelle Simoneau, partners in Trinome Conseils, are pleased to announce the acquisition of Trinome Conseils by Lussier Dale Parizeau. This transaction is perfectly... Read...


RBC GAM announces expansion of private markets business with appointment of Head of Real Estate Equity Investments

RBC Global Asset Management today announced the appointment of Michael Kitt as Head, Real Estate Equity Investments. This appointment marks RBC GAM's entry into direct real estate equity investing.


Toronto financial advisor fined $150,000

IIROC has fined a Toronto financial advisor $150,000.The advisor admitted he did not address his clients' best interest when he implemented an active trading strategy in two senior clients' accounts.

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US Insurers Could Boost Profits by $20 Billion Through Intelligent Solutions

More than half of insurers currently use intelligent solutions in one or more business process: Accenture London, UK (July 25, 2018) – By embedding intelligent solutions such as artificial intelligence (AI), machine learning and analytics into every business process, insurers in the U.S. could increase annual profitability by as much as US$20 billion, according to new... Read...

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InsurTech from the Inside Out

InsurTechs are creating new, creative, and  helpful tools to improve the customers’ experience in selecting, and using insurance products.  However, there are risks for the start-ups and the insurers that are starting to rely on the InsurTechs. Is this improving the experience and maintaining the products’ viability? Analysts and  InsurTechs Matteo Carbone, director of the... Read...

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