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Media Releases

​Read some of our recent news releases. Each year, IBC responds to more than 700 requests from the media for information and interviews. IBC works to increase Canadians’ understanding of the home, auto and business insurance industry.

​​To book an interview with an IBC spokesperson, please contact a member of our media relations team or complete a Media Request Form

For media inquiries during regular business hours, contact:

Steve Kee
Director, Media Relations
Office: 416-362-2031 ext. 4387
Cell: 416-841-5669
Email: skee@ibc.ca

Caroline Phémius
Media Relations
(French and English language, Quebec region only)
Office: 514-288-1563 ext. 2232
Cell: 514-953-0828
Email: cphemius@bac-quebec.qc.ca

For all other inquiries, please visit Contact Us to reach an IBC representative.​


 Media Releases







3/14/2018 | Resources | National
March 14, 2018 (TORONTO) – Today, Insurance Bureau of Canada (IBC) announced that it has signed on to UN Environment’s Principles for Sustainable Insurance.
3/12/2018 | Resources | bc
​March 12, 2018 (TORONTO) – Insurance Bureau of Canada (IBC) is proud to be the presenting partner for the 2018 GLOBE Forum in Vancouver.
3/1/2018 | Resources | National
​March 1, 2018 (TORONTO) – March is Fraud Prevention Month, and Insurance Bureau of Canada (IBC) is asking you to help curb auto insurance fraud.
2/28/2018 | Resources | National
Today, the federal government tabled the 2018 budget entitled Equality and Growth: A Strong Middle Class. Insurance Bureau of Canada congratulates the government for continuing to make climate change and risk mitigation a top priority.
2/6/2018 | Resources | bc
On behalf of Canada's private auto insurers, IBC welcomes today's announcement that the BC government will double accident benefits and introduce a cap on awards for minor injuries following auto accidents.
1/29/2018 | Resources | bc
​January 29, 2018 (VANCOUVER) – Today, Insurance Bureau of Canada (IBC) released a report entitled The Benefits of Competition in the Provision of Automobile Insurance in BC. The report was commissioned by IBC and prepared by MNP LLP.
1/24/2018 | Resources | National
​IBC spokespeople available to discuss economic impact and emergency preparedness
12/4/2017 | Resources | bc nb ns nl pe sk mb yt qc nu nt
Insurance Bureau of Canada (IBC) today published its annual list of the Top 10 Most Frequently Stolen Vehicles. Once again, Ford trucks and high-priced SUVs feature prominently.
11/15/2017 | Resources | National
Last spring, thousands of Canadians were flooded nation-wide and many lost their homes and much of their life savings as a result. Severe weather events are increasing in both frequency and intensity as a result of our changing climate.
10/19/2017 | Resources | bc
​OCTOBER 19, 2017 (VANCOUVER) – A record 886,000 British Columbians took part in the Great British Columbia ShakeOut today, joining millions around the world.