State Farm General’s credit rating downgraded

State Farm General’s credit rating downgraded

State Farm General’s credit rating downgraded | Insurance Business America Insurance News State Farm General’s credit rating downgraded AM Best has knocked down the insurer’s Financial Strength Rating due to “weak” balance sheet strength Insurance News By Ryan Smith AM Best has downgraded its Financial Strength Rating (FSR) and Long-Term Issuer Credit Rating (Long-Term ICR)…

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Trudeau promises B loans to expand child care centres

Trudeau promises $1B loans to expand child care centres

The federal government’s pre-budget charm offensive is back for a second straight day — this time aimed at parents and child care providers. Prime Minister Justin Trudeau said Thursday in Surrey, B.C., that the government plans to provide more than $1 billion in low-cost loans, grants and student loan forgiveness to expand child care across Canada. Trudeau said the…

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Captive insurance: The roadshow comes home to Vermont

Captive insurance: The roadshow comes home to Vermont

Photo: “Original captive roadshow” will draw 130 to 150 attendees from Vermont, elsewhere in New England, and upstate New York. Courtesy photo. VermontBiz by CB Hall  On March 27, more than 100 participants will gather at the Hilton hotel on Burlington’s lakefront for a seminar on the status of captive insurance in Vermont. This program,…

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