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​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:Andrew McGrathManager, Media RelationsTel: 416-362-2031 ext. 4312Cell: 416-550-9062Email: amcgrath@ibc.caCaroline PhémiusMedia Relations (French and English language, Quebec region only)Office: 514-288-1563 ext. 2232Cell: 514-953-0828Email: 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.
3/8/2018 | Resources | on qc nb nl ns pe
Insurance Bureau of Canada (IBC) reports that a significant winter storm event which resulted in more than $54 million in insured damage, according to Catastrophe Indices and Quantification Inc. (CatIQ).
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.
2/23/2018 | Resources | on
​February 23, 2018 (Brantford, ON) –In response to flooding this week across parts of Brantford, Ontario, Insurance Bureau of Canada (IBC) is deploying its Community Assistance Mobile Pavilion (CAMP) to help affected residents and businesses.
2/5/2018 | Resources | on
February 5, 2018 (TORONTO) – Today, Insurance Bureau of Canada (IBC) released the results of a survey* that shows consumers are strongly in favour of being granted the option of carrying their proof of insurance "pink slip" in digital form.
1/24/2018 | Resources | National
​IBC spokespeople available to discuss economic impact and emergency preparedness
12/7/2017 | Resources | on
​December 7, 2017 - Police Leaders Launch Province-wide Lock It OR Lose It Campaign
12/5/2017 | Resources | on
December 5, 2017 (TORONTO) – Today, the Government of Ontario announced its Ontario Fair Auto Insurance Plan.
12/4/2017 | Resources | on
Insurance Bureau of Canada (IBC) today published its annual Top 10 Most Frequently Stolen Vehicles list. High-end luxury SUVs are the most commonly stolen vehicles in Ontario.