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Insurance Spot Launches Online Quote & Bind Platform for Tenant & Condo Insurance

Alignment to strengthen broker experience and profitability Calgary, AB (Nov. 17, 2017) – The Canadian Broker Network (CBN) is pleased to announce the launch of Insurance Spot (, an online quote-and-bind tenant & condo insurance platform. Designed to revolutionize the user experience, Insurance Spot is the result of a partnership between CBN members, Sharp Insurance,… Read more »

Lemonade Launches Insurance API

Developers and businesses can offer Lemonade insurance directly from their apps New York, NY (Oct. 10, 2017) – Lemonade, the insurance company powered by artificial intelligence and behavioral economics, has launched its public API, allowing anyone to seamlessly offer Lemonade policies through their apps or websites.  Through its API platform, Lemonade will initially offer developers… Read more »

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aha insurance Goes Live, Forever Changing Insurance in Ontario

New Digital Insurance Provider’s Customer-Focused Platform Proves “Control Feels Great!” Waterloo, ON (Sept. 25, 2017) – Ignite Insurance and Ignite Holdings are very proud to announce that aha insurance, the revolutionary online auto and home insurance service, is available today for the auto insurance market, and coming soon, the home insurance market, in Ontario, Canada. aha insurance provides a… Read more »

Sun Life Financial takes next step in digital journey with launch of Workplace by Facebook

Sun Life Financial among the first to offer Workplace to employees across the globe Toronto, ON (Sept. 26, 2017) – Sun Life Financial Inc. today announced it has launched Workplace by Facebook (“Workplace”), a communications platform that connects the global enterprise with familiar tools to increase collaboration and productivity. Workplace is currently being used by… Read more »

Clyde & Co launches first-of-its-kind smart contracts consultancy

Toronto, ON (Sept. 21, 2017) – Global law firm Clyde & Co has today launched an innovative new consultancy to advise insurers and clients in other sectors on all aspects of the burgeoning new area of smart contracts, blockchain and distributed ledger technologies. Clyde Code, as the consultancy will be called, provides clients with legal… Read more »

Esurance launches in Ontario with smart technology and financial savings for today’s consumer

New data shows that almost half of Ontarians do not believe their insurance company wants to save them money Toronto, ON (Sept. 19, 2017) – Esurance is expanding its online auto and home insurance to Ontario. Esurance uses advanced technology to offer an easy online experience and intuitive tools that help take the hassle out… Read more »

ACORD, EY Global Insurance Stakeholders Launch the First Standards-Based Insurance Blockchain Platform

ACORD Members Move Forward as New Solution Delivers Standardization, Transparency and Security Pearl River, NY (Sept. 6, 2017) – The insurance industry took a significant step forward today with the launch of the world’s first marine insurance blockchain platform. EY, Guardtime, and other industry participants developed the new blockchain platform, leveraging ACORD Standards and business… Read more »

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Allstate Canada Launches Usage-Based Insurance Program in Nova Scotia

Drivewise® offers safe drivers the highest savings potential in the industry with up to 30 per cent off insurance premiums Markham, ON (Aug. 14, 2017) – After experiencing great success in the provinces of Alberta and Ontario, Allstate Insurance Company of Canada is pleased to announce the expansion of their Usage-Based Insurance (UBI) program, Drivewise®,… Read more »