Toronto, ON (Apr. 5, 2017) – APRIL Canada, the largest independent MGA in Canada, revealed that it was launching a new insurance product targeted at Financial Services this month. “We are proud and excited to be bringing this product to market to meet a growing need across a wide range of companies”, states Karen Roller, Underwriting Director at APRIL Canada,” “These days, companies providing financial advice are open to ever increasing liability both from a company and personal perspective. Financial services organisations are therefore at greater risk within this environment of increased responsibility, accountability and scrutiny.”
The product is targeted at a wide variety of Financial Services, from Mortgage Service Providers to Banks, Credit Card Companies to Venture Capital Companies and Start Ups to Investment Trusts. And it covers a wide range of coverages from professional indemnity to cyber liability; directors liability to commercial crime. “The variety of services that to meet this ever growing range of risks, is part of our products appeal”, adds Nick Kidd CEO APRIL Canada. “By partnering with brokers to reach a wide range of end clients, we can truly launch a leading edge offering in the market place.”
“Partnering with Brokers”, say Nick, “is extremely important to APRIL’s continuing success. What we strive for is true partnership. Putting brokers at the heart of the business is critical to our growth goals and direction. Open dialogue, two way interaction and partnership are key to developing our company strategy.”
To find out more about this product, or the many other “Out of the Box” specialty insurance offerings by APRIL Canada, brokers can look online to the company website on www.april.ca. They can additionally opt-in to receive the monthly company newsletter and email communications, which have been very well received across the industry, and access an insurance news blog with a number of articles posted online and in social media in the last year.To download the Insurance for Financial Services feature sheet or make a submission click here.
About APRIL Canada
APRIL Canada is the largest independent MGA in Canada backed by worldwide expertise in providing innovative insurance solutions for your hard to place insurance risks. Our ambition is to change the image of insurance by keeping things simple. Offering different perspectives, we are specialists in niches of non-standard insurance. With over 40 highly skilled specialist underwriters, APRIL develops and offers a wide range of tailor-made products across personal and commercial lines for your clients’ special risks. True to its values and commitments, customer relationships are at the heart of what we do. Teamwork and partnership between underwriters and insurance brokers are central to providing the beast solution for insured clients. A relationship that is truly built on trust enables us to provide the best possible coverage.
APRIL Canada has more than 130 employees, 4 offices Canada Wide, 45,000 Policy Holders and 2,500 Broker Partners. By choosing APRIL you can be assured of high quality advice and excellent service. We do not provide ready made products, but made to order solutions. For us, each risk is unique and deserves an in depth understanding. Drawing on these key assets- the ability to tailor products, the high level of service and driven by a strong entrepreneurial culture, a strong customer relationship is the centre of everything we do at APRIL.
For more information, visit www.april.ca.