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Research and Markets: Non-Life Insurance in Canada, Key Trends and Opportunities to 2016

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Research and Markets ( has announced the addition of the "Non-Life Insurance in Canada, Key Trends and Opportunities to 2016" report to their offering.

“Non-Life Insurance in Canada, Key Trends and Opportunities to 2016”

The non-life segment in Canada is fragmented with both domestic and foreign insurers being active in the country. Non-life insurance products in Canada are distributed through a variety of channels, with brokers accounting for the largest market commission in 2011. During the review period, adverse weather conditions affected the performance of non-life companies in Canada, along with uncertain economic conditions and low interest rates.


The report provides in depth market analysis, information and insights into the Canadian non-life insurance market, including:

- The Canadian non-life insurance market's growth prospects by non-life insurance categories

- The various distribution channels in the Canadian non-life insurance market

- The competitive landscape in the non-life insurance market in Canada

- A description of the non-life reinsurance market in Canada

Key Topics Covered:

1 Executive Summary

2 Introduction

2.1 What is this Report About?

2.2 Definitions

2.3 Methodology

3 Canadian Insurance Industry Attractiveness

3.1 Insurance Industry Market Size, 2007-2016

3.2 Key Industry Trends and Drivers

3.3 Recent Market Developments

4 Non-Life Insurance Segment Outlook

4.1 Non-Life Insurance Growth Prospects by Category

4.2 Motor Insurance

4.3 General Third-Party Insurance

4.4 Marine, Aviation and Transit Insurance

5 Analysis by Distribution Channel

5.1 Direct Marketing

5.2 Bancassurance

5.3 Agencies

5.4 E-Commerce

5.5 Brokers

5.6 Other Channels

6 Regulatory Policies

7 Porter's Five Forces Analysis - Canada Non-Life Insurance Market

7.1 Bargaining Power of Supplier: Low to Medium

7.2 Bargaining Power of Buyer: Medium

7.3 Barriers to Entry: Medium to High

7.4 Intensity of Rivalry: High

7.5 Threat of Substitutes: Low

8 Reinsurance Growth Dynamics and Challenges

9 Competitive Landscape and Strategic Insights

10 Business Environment and Country Risk

10.1 Business Confidence

10.2 Economic Performance

10.3 Infrastructure Quality and Availability

10.4 Labor Force

10.5 Demographics

10.6 Political and Social Risk

11 Appendix

Companies Mentioned

  • Aviva Canada
  • Co-operators General Insurance
  • Economical Mutual Insurance
  • Intact Insurance Company
  • The Wawanesa Mutual Insurance

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