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1/16/2019 | Resources | bc
January 16, 2019 (VANCOUVER) –Insurance Bureau of Canada (IBC) reports that the windstorms that battered the southern coast of BC on December 20 caused over $37 million in insured damage to homes, businesses and vehicles.
1/16/2019 | Resources | National
January 16, 2019 (OTTAWA) – In 2018, insured damage for severe weather events across Canada reached $1.9 billion, according to Catastrophe Indices and Quantification Inc.
12/14/2018 | Resources | bc
December 14, 2018 (VANCOUVER) – Today, the Insurance Corporation of British Columbia (ICBC) announced a 6.3 % rate increase in auto insurance premiums for drivers in British Columbia (BC).
12/11/2018 | Resources | bc mb nb nl ns nt nu on pe qc sk yt
December 11, 2018 (TORONTO) – Today, Insurance Bureau of Canada (IBC) released its annual list of Canada's most frequently stolen vehicles, which is compiled using data from its members across the country.
12/10/2018 | Resources | National
December 10, 2018 (TORONTO) – For more than a decade, Insurance Bureau of Canada (IBC) has published an annual list of Canada's most frequently stolen vehicles, which it compiled from data from its member companies.
11/30/2018 | Resources | National
November 30, 2018 (Vancouver) – Earlier today a magnitude 7.0 earthquake occurred south of Anchorage, Alaska, causing extensive damage and a brief tsunami warning.
11/26/2018 | Resources | bc
November 23, 2018 (Vancouver) – Today the British Columbia (BC) government announced that Insurance Corporation of British Columbia (ICBC) has posted a net loss of $582 million for first six months of this fiscal year.
11/20/2018 | Resources | bc
November 20, 2018 (VANCOUVER) – The provincial government introduced legislation that allows ride-sharing companies to enter the British Columbia (BC) market.
11/19/2018 | Resources | bc
Today, Don Forgeron, President and Chief Executive Officer of Insurance Bureau of Canada (IBC), spoke at a Greater Vancouver Board of Trade event about the importance of bringing competition to the auto insurance market in British Columbia.
11/15/2018 | Resources | National
November 15, 2018 (TORONTO) – Today, during its annual Regulatory Affairs Symposium, Insurance Bureau of Canada (IBC) released a position paper: Auto Insurance for Automated Vehicles: Preparing for the Future of Mobility.
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