COVID dents multiline insurers’ earnings

S&P Global Ratings says the COVID-19 pandemic was a definite earnings event for the global multiline insurers it rates, …

SOCIETY | June 02 2021 03:00PM
CNA discloses details of cyberattack

The insurer issued a progress update on April 1.

P&C | April 07 2021 09:40AM
Bitcoin's heavy environmental footprint

Is this powerful stock market speculation tool a bane for the environment?

INVESTMENT | March 22 2021 02:00PM
New accounting standards alter two agencies’ outlooks

Two ratings agencies will view insurance financial statements differently when IFRS 17 takes effect in conjunction with …

INVESTMENT | September 01 2020 09:30AM
National Best Financial Network launches LTC insurance comparison site

​National Best Financial Network, a managing general agency, has launched an online service for consumers that compares …

LIFE INSURANCE , HEALTH | June 21 2017 11:30AM
MetLife to offload U.S. retail businesses

Standard & Poor's (S&P) subsequently lowered its long-term counterparty credit and financial strength ratings on MetLife…

LIFE INSURANCE , HEALTH | January 14 2016 01:37PM
First Trust Launches Bond ETF

On June 30, First Trust Portfolios Canada announced the launch of its First Trust Short Duration High Yield Bond Exchang…

INVESTMENT | July 03 2014 11:17AM