A reinsurer appoints a new president in Canada

Bermuda-based PartnerRe has announced the appointment of André Piché as president of its Canadian life and health operat

LIFE INSURANCE | May 28 2020 12:30PM
COVID-19 and low interest rates push changes in insurance industry

Ongoing low or negative interest rates are causing great concern among insurance companies in the United States with wor

LIFE INSURANCE | May 27 2020 03:10PM
COVID-19 put the kibosh on a major insurance industry transaction

After wreaking havoc with insurers’ financial results, COVID-19 has now caused a large deal in the industry to collapse.

ENTREPRENEURSHIP | May 22 2020 01:38PM
Morgan Stanley to launch full-service wealth management in Canada

Morgan Stanley, a global financial services firm based in New York, announced on May 20 its plan to launch Morgan Stanle

LIFE INSURANCE | May 21 2020 01:30PM
Global insurers perform well in AM Best stress tests, Canadian lifecos struggle

Globally, the insurance industry is well capitalized with most rated insurers covered by the A.M. Best performing well i

LIFE INSURANCE | May 20 2020 01:30PM
Reinsurers affected by changes to IFRS 17

In a commentary, rating agency A.M. Best warns that financial data published by reinsurers will be affected by changes t

P&C | May 05 2020 02:30PM
Canada falls short of other markets for being investor friendly

Canada lags behind most other countries in the world when it comes to investor-friendly markets in terms of regulation a

INVESTMENT | April 28 2020 01:20PM