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Dentons secures five-partner insurance team from Cassels in Canada

Dentons’ Canada arm has boosted its insurance capability with the hire of a nine-strong team including five partners from Cassels Brock & Blackwell. Embed from Getty Images The move deepens the global giant’s capability across corporate, regulatory and disputes with the firm identifying the sector as a ‘huge priority’ in 2021. The team, which will […]

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Will You Risk Not Having Health Insurance When Traveling To Canada?

Canada has a universal public health insurance program (Medicare) that usually covers the cost of most injuries and illnesses for citizens, meaning that individuals requiring dental or medical attention can visit doctors and hospitals with no bills to pay. However, some areas of health care aren’t covered by the governmental plan and travellers from other […]

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Young Drivers Insurance Could Be Boosted Due To Them Not Accepting Responsibility For High Accident Rates

Younger drivers have always been a victim of high premiums when it comes to taking out young car drivers insurance. While this has always been the case premiums could rise higher after it was announced that very few young drivers take responsibility for high accident rates and fail to change their behaviour whilst driving which […]

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Standard Life Aberdeen to rebrand as Phoenix Group takes over its historic name

Embed from Getty Images Standard Life Aberdeen (SLA) has announced the “simplification and extension” of its strategic partnership with Phoenix Group as it sells its historic brand to the life insurer and looks to focus on its asset management and platforms businesses. The deal extends the terms reached between the two parties in 2018, which […]

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GPRTU commends NIC Boss for changing the face of motor insurance

Embed from Getty Images The National Chairman of the Ghana Private Road Transport Union (GPRTU) has commended the National Insurance Commission (NIC), for coming to the rescue of their members in the commercial transport sector and bringing sanity to our roads. The Chairman, Nana Nimako Bresiamah made these remarks when he and other National and […]

FBD has today reported profit before tax of €4.8m for the year to the end of December
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FBD raises provision for lockdown insurance claims to €65m

Embed from Getty Images FBD Holdings said it has expanded its arrangement for the aftermath of the High Court bar business interference cases administering to €65m, which incorporates assessed net cases expenses of €54m and €11m accepted reinsurance reestablishment charge. It said that gross cases costs are presently assessed to be about €150m. The back […]