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Fairfax to Sell Portion of ICICI Lombard

TORONTO, ONTARIO -- (Marketwired) -- 05/27/17 -- Fairfax Financial Holdings Limited ("Fairfax") (TSX: FFH)(TSX: FFH.U) announced today that its wholly owned subsidiary, FAL Corporation, has agreed to sell 12.18% of the fully diluted shares of ICICI Lombard General Insurance Company Limited ("ICICI Lombard") to Red Bloom Investment Ltd (9.00%), a company wholly owned by private equity funds managed by Warburg Pincus LLC, Tamarind Capital Pte. Ltd (1.59%), a company wholly owned by the Clermont Group, and IIFL ?Special Opportunities Fund (1.59%). The proposed transaction va ...


Risk Strategies Company acquires Brightstone Insurance Services, specialist broker serving same-day transportation and logistics industry

BOSTON, MA -- (Marketwired) -- 05/24/17 -- In a move that marks its first foray into the market, Risk Strategies Company today announced it has acquired Brightstone Insurance Services, a specialty broker focused on the needs of same-day transportation and logistics companies. Terms of the deal were undisclosed.Established in 2010 by Howard and Peter Schlactus and Jeff Ice, Brightstone''s growth has been fueled by the rapid delivery ecosystem supporting the accelerating rise of e-commerce. Within its focus industry, Brightstone''s expertise has attracted a diverse client ba ...


7 in 10 Consumers Want At Least Three Insurer Options When Shopping for Health Insurance

MOUNTAIN VIEW, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 05/24/17 -- released the results of a nationwide poll today that explored the importance of product inventory within health insurance shopping. The survey asked 1,222 adults across the nation, "When shopping for health insurance online, what is the minimum number of insurance companies you want to compare to be confident that you will make the best selection?" Consumers had the option of selecting one of the following answers: "One," "Two," "Three," "Four," or "Five or more."The results of the s ...


PolicyGenius Secures $30 Million Series C Investment led by Norwest Venture Partners to Expand Consumer Insurance Platform

NEW YORK, NY -- (Marketwired) -- 05/24/17 -- , a leading consumer insurance startup, announced today that it closed a $30 million Series C funding round led by with participation from all existing investors including . The company puts financial protection within reach for consumers through instant, accurate online quoting and smart digital advice tools for life, health, renters, long-term disability and pet insurance.Since launching in 2014 PolicyGenius has secured $52 million in venture capital funding. The funding round also invites the addition of Parker Barrile, Partner at Norwest Ventu ...


UPDATE - Robert Lee Ahn Campaign Slams Jimmy Gomez for "Bait and Switch" on Medi-Cal Support From Prop. 56 Tobacco Tax

LOS ANGELES, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 05/22/17 -- Calling it another example of "bait and switch" politics in Sacramento, the Robert Lee Ahn for Congress campaign slammed Assemblyman Jimmy Gomez for not opposing Gov. Jerry Brown''s proposal to not fund increased reimbursement rates for doctors seeing Medi-Cal patients; potentially slashing low-income access to healthcare."It''s typical of Sacramento politicians promising support for a popular ballot initiative only to renege on those promises and potentially hurt the people most in need of affordable healthcar ...


CapWealth Advisors Welcomes Financial Advisor Chris Burger to its Highly Awarded Ranks: One of Tennessee''s Top Wealth Management Firms Hires Public Affairs and Advocacy Veteran and Millennial to Better Serve Clients and Reach New Markets of Investors

FRANKLIN, TN -- (Marketwired) -- 05/22/17 -- Independent registered investment advisory firm , based south of Nashville in Franklin, TN, has added public affairs and advocacy veteran Chris Burger to its roster of financial advisors, , CapWealth Advisors'' chairman and chief executive officer, announced today. Burger is the first new advisor to join the since 2014 and the first new hire since bringing on former vice president as the firm''s chief investment strategist. Burger will develop new business and provide financial and wealth management advice to clients.Having s ...


Robert Lee Ahn Campaign Slams Jimmy Gomez for "Bait and Switch" on Medi-Cal Support From Prop. 56 Tobacco Tax

LOS ANGELES, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 05/22/17 -- Calling it another example of "bait and switch" politics in Sacramento, the Robert Lee Ahn for Congress campaign slammed Assemblyman Jimmy Gomez for not opposing Gov. Jerry Brown''s proposal to not fund increased reimbursement rates for doctors seeing Medi-Cal patients; potentially slashing low-income access to healthcare."It''s typical of Sacramento politicians promising support for a popular ballot initiative only to renege on those promises and potentially hurt the people most in need of affordable healthcar ...


FM Global Soars 163 Places to #112, One of the Largest Leaps in Forbes'' 2017 ''America''s Best Employers'' List

JOHNSTON, RI -- (Marketwired) -- 05/16/17 -- , one of the world''s largest commercial property insurers, has risen 163 places to #112 among "" for 2017 by Forbes magazine -- one of the largest moves in this year''s list. The company is also the #2 highest-ranked insurance company on the list, and #1 in Rhode Island for having "the most satisfied employees."To compile what Forbes describes as "the definitive list of the best employers in America," it worked with research firm , which surveyed 30,000 American workers for their opinions of their ...


Institutional Investor''s 2017 All-America Trading Team Rankings Highlight New Up-and-Comers

NEW YORK, NY -- (Marketwired) -- 05/15/17 -- Today Institutional Investor launches its All-America Trading Team rankings, spotlighting the top electronic, high-touch, and portfolio trading teams along with the best firms providing unique market color to the buy side. Rankings were determined by tallying more than 15,700 votes cast by some of the most influential institutional investors.Morgan Stanley was a perennial favorite among buy-siders as it took the top spot across high-touch, electronic, and unique market color for overall flow insight in the leaders tables.In electronic trading, one ...


Whitecap Venture Partners Congratulates Real Matters on its IPO

TORONTO, ONTARIO -- (Marketwired) -- 05/11/17 -- congratulates the entire team at (TSX: REAL) on its Initial Public Offering (IPO). Real Matters, the leading network management services platform for the mortgage and insurance industries, began trading today, a month after announcing its intention to go public. Real Matters raised approximately C$156.7-million in the IPO from the sale of 12-million common shares at C$13.00 per share, giving the company a valuation in excess of C$1 billion.Whitecap participated in eight financing rounds in Real Matters prior to the company''s IPO, b ...


CST Trust Company Hires Avnish Dhingra as Chief Risk Officer

TORONTO, ONTARIO -- (Marketwired) -- 05/11/17 -- CST Trust Company (CST) announced today that Avnish Dhingra has joined the company as Chief Risk Officer. Avnish will be responsible for the oversight of the Risk Management Department at CST and ensuring that the company''s risk management systems are robust and the company is operating within its risk tolerance limits."I am pleased to announce that Avnish Dhingra has joined the Canadian leadership team of CST Trust Company," said Margot Jordan, President & CEO at CST. Avnish is a senior risk management leader and a tr ...


Scott Aston to Serve as Senior Vice President and Partner at Burnham Benefits

IRVINE, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 05/10/17 -- -- one of California''s most dynamic employee benefits brokerage firms -- today announced the promotion of Scott Aston to senior vice president and partner. Aston, who joined Burnham Benefits in 2012 as a vice president, has been leveraging his extensive knowledge and experience on both the brokerage and carrier sides of the business to bring a unique and valuable perspective to clients and to the company as a whole. In his new role, Aston''s core responsibilities will be new business production and account retention and he will ...


Novus Announces Roll Out In Florida''s Cannabis Market

MIAMI, FL -- (Marketwired) -- 05/09/17 -- Novus Acquisition and Development, Corp. (OTC PINK: NDEV) ("Novus"), through its wholly owned subsidiary WCIG Insurance Services, Inc., is a diversified insurance entity in health, liability, annuity and accident, and, the nation''s first carrier/aggregator offering a cannabis health plan, today announced that it is permitted to market its health benefits packages in the state of Florida.NOVUS Health |Life | LiabilityNovus has begun its entry into what is expected to be the second largest cannabis revenue generating state in the U. ...


Excellent Results for Optimum

MONTREAL, QUEBEC -- (Marketwired) -- 05/03/17 -- On Thursday, April 27, Optimum Group held its annual shareholders'' meeting at which management presented the 2016 results. Revenues have now reached $765 million. The Group''s return on equity was more than 11%, net premiums have increased by 16%, and total assets have grown by 9%. Also, its asset management company currently manages assets close to $9 billion."In 2016, Optimum Group once again achieved excellent profits, with each of its business sectors surpassing its corporate objectives, despite the rather turbule ...


Fairfax Financial Holdings Limited: First Quarter Financial Results

TORONTO, ONTARIO -- (Marketwired) -- 04/27/17 -- (Note: All dollar amounts in this news release are expressed in U.S. dollars except as otherwise noted. The financial results are prepared using the recognition and measurement requirements of International Financial Reporting Standards except as otherwise noted, and are unaudited.)Fairfax Financial Holdings Limited (TSX: FFH)(TSX: FFH.U) announces net earnings of $82.6 million ($3.03 net earnings per diluted share after payment of preferred share dividends) in the first quarter of 2017 compared to a net loss of $51.0 million ($2.76 net loss pe ...


Empire Life announces dividend

KINGSTON, ONTARIO -- (Marketwired) -- 04/26/17 -- The Empire Life Insurance Company (Empire Life) (TSX: EML.PR.A) has declared a cash dividend on the Non-Cumulative Rate Reset Preferred Shares, Series 1, being $0.359375 per share to be paid on July 17, 2017 to shareholders of record June 16, 2017.Empire Life advises that this dividend is an eligible dividend for the purposes of the Income Tax Act, Canada and any similar provincial tax legislation.About Empire LifeEstablished in 1923 and a subsidiary of E-L Financial Corporation Limited, Empire Life provides individual and group life and heal ...


Empire Life announces First Quarter 2017 results

KINGSTON, ONTARIO -- (Marketwired) -- 04/26/17 -- The Empire Life Insurance Company ("Empire Life") (TSX:EML.PR.A ) today reported first quarter common shareholders'' net income of $50.2 million for 2017, compared to $37.2 million for 2016.The following table provides a breakdown of the sources of earnings(1) for the first quarter.For the first quarter of 2017 common shareholders'' net income and ROE were higher relative to the first quarter of 2016 due to higher profit from our Wealth Management and Employee Benefits product lines. Continued robust stock market ...


Fairfax Financial Holdings Limited: Result of Voting for Directors at Annual Shareholders'' Meeting

TORONTO, ONTARIO -- (Marketwired) -- 04/21/17 -- Fairfax Financial Holdings Limited ("Fairfax") (TSX: FFH)(TSX: FFH.U) is pleased to announce the results of the vote on Directors at its April 20, 2017 Annual Shareholders'' Meeting.Each of the nominee directors listed in Fairfax''s management proxy circular dated March 10, 2017 was elected as a director, without a vote by ballot being conducted. Fairfax received proxies with regard to voting on the ten directors nominated for election, directing as set forth in the table below:Fairfax is a holding company which, ...


UPDATE - Risk Strategies Company expands Long Island, NY presence with acquisition of Friedman & Friedman Agency

BOSTON, MA -- (Marketwired) -- 04/20/17 -- Adding to its growing presence and capabilities in the Long Island and Greater New York City market, , a privately held, rapidly growing national insurance brokerage and risk management firm, today announced its acquisition of . Terms of the deal were not disclosed.Founded in 1947 and based in Westbury, NY, Friedman & Friedman has built a strong specialty emphasis on helping successful families and individuals address their insurance and risk management challenges. Private client personal lines accounts for over half of the company''s o ...


AgileHealthInsurance Launches New "Agile Secure" Health Benefits Bundle

MOUNTAIN VIEW, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 04/19/17 -- Given legislative and market uncertainties regarding health insurance, launched a new health benefits bundle today that provides protection against financial losses commonly associated with major illnesses and accidents. This new product, , provides substantial cash benefits, with low-to-no deductible, for accidental injuries and major health issues, as well as access to leading telemedicine, healthcare advice and pharmacy services.As the nation''s largest source of short-term health plans, leveraged consume ...


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