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News Coverage: Auto, Licensing, Broker Economic Contribution

June 17, 2019   (0 Comments)

We're drawing support in the press. From our own letter-writing campaigns to joint and separate meetings with regulators, government, and industry partners, IBAA has worked closely with IBC and IBAC to convey the issues Alberta insurance brokers face as widely as possible—to government, industry, and the press. We've linked below some of the recent news coverage that has resulted.

Auto Crisis News Coverage

"What Is Costing Alberta Auto Insurers the Most," Canadian Underwriter, 13 June 2019.

"Finding Solutions as Brokers Face Cancelled Contracts," Canadian Underwriter, June 11, 2019.

"IBAA Announces Task Force on Sustainable Solutions to the Auto Insurance Crisis in Alberta," Canadian Underwriter, 3 June 2019.

"IBAA Forms Taskforce to Tackle Alberta’s Auto Insurance Issues," Insurance Business, 31 May 2019.

"IBC Points to Difficulty in Province's Auto Insurance System," Insurance Business, 14 May 2019.

"Roadblocks Ahead for Alberta Drivers Trying to Get Insurance: Industry Professionals," Global News Edmonton, 14 May 2019.

"Brokers Urged to Unite with Insurers to End Alberta Cap," Canadian Underwriter, 7 May 2019.

"Alberta's New Government: What's Next for the Auto Rate Cap?" Canadian Underwriter, 22 April 2019.

"Alberta’s Auto Insurance Price Caps Hurting Small Brokerages,", 15 January 2019.

"Alberta Auto Cap Leading to Broker-Carrier Contract Cancellations," Canadian Underwriter, 14 January 2019.

"NDP’s Cap on Premium Increases Leaves Auto Insurers in 'Crisis': Industry," Edmonton Journal, 14 Aug. 2018.

Licensing Crisis News Coverage

"'Irrelevant' Questions on Alberta’s Licensing Exam Keep Pass Rates Low," Insurance Business, 13 June 2019.

"How a Broker Regulator Plans to Fix 'Abysmal' Licensing Exam Results," Canadian Underwriter, 8 May 2019.

"Intact Ready to Work with New Alberta Government, Likes Ontario Budget," Canadian Underwriter, 8 May 2019.

"Dismal Pass Rates Spell Trouble for Alberta's Insurance Industry," Insurance Business, 23 March 2019.

IBAC Broker Economic Contribution Report News Coverage

"IBAA Responds to National Broker Study Results," Insurance Business, 6 May 2019.

"Insurance Brokers Support Alberta's Properity and Well-Being," Canadian Underwriter, May 4, 2019.

"Insurance Brokers Contribute $5.4 Billion to Canada's GDP," Insurance Business, 23 April 2019.

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