Established in 1894, Canadian Life and Health Insurance Association (CLHIA) is a voluntary non-profit association with member companies accounting for 99 per cent of Canada’s life and health insurance business. The industry provides financial security products and supplementary health insurance to almost 28 million Canadians. It also holds close to $647 billion in assets in Canada and employs about 150,000 Canadians. Canadian insurers are also active in over 20 countries around the world.
The Co‑operators is a leading Canadian-owned, multi-product insurance and financial services organization with more than $35.1 billion in assets under administration. Within our three core areas of operation — Property and Casualty (P&C) insurance, Life insurance, and institutional investments — we have 4,632 employees. We are supported by a dedicated financial advisor network with 2,513 licensed insurance representatives throughout Canada. We also serve more than 350 credit unions with nearly 5.3 million members.
The Co-operators also sponsored the 2013 comparative study visit to Ottawa.
The Dominion of Canada General Insurance Company is one of the Canadian-licensed insurers that make up Travelers Canada. Travelers Canada is part of an industry-leading international team. Committed to continuously evolving to meet your ever-changing needs, our employees across Canada help individuals and organizations prepare for and prevent losses. Our commitment to outstanding service combined with our comprehensive insurance-based solutions gives Canadians the confidence they need to feel secure.
Founded in 1991, First Canadian Title (FCT) is an Oakville, Ontario based company with over 800 employees across Canada. Nationwide, FCT provides industry-leading title insurance, default solutions and other real estate-related services to more than 300 lenders, 15,000 legal professionals and 5,000 recovery professionals, as well as to real estate agents, mortgage brokers, and builders. We work internationally as a corporate member of global company FAF International. FCT is renowned for the industry’s best practices. We are fully committed to delivering on our customer promise in every way: Experience Excellence.
The Insurance Brokers Association of Ontario (IBAO) is a non-profit professional business association for independent insurance brokers representing the province of Ontario. Representing more than 12,000 brokers across the province, they collaborate with insurance industry stakeholders and government to build and maintain a sustainable business environment that allows individual brokerages to thrive. IBAO represents their members’ interests to government, as well as to insurance industry stakeholders. IBAO deals with governmental issues affecting the insurance industry and reviews proposed legislation to ensure consumers are protected.
Established in 1964, Insurance Bureau of Canada is the national industry association representing Canada’s private home, car and business insurers. Its member companies represent 90% of the property and casualty (P&C) insurance market in Canada. The P&C insurance industry employs over 118,600 Canadians, pays more than $7 billion in taxes to the federal, provincial and municipal governments, and has a total premium base of $46 billion, approximately half of which is derived from automobile insurance.