News coverage

June 2017

Risk Mitigation Tool Helps Companies Ease Market-Entry, The Canadian Trade Commissioner Service, Government of Canada (June 9, 2017)

May 2017

L’économie moribonde ralentit l’assurance comptes clients, Le Journal de L'Assurance (May 17, 2017)

Protéger l’actif des entreprises, Le Journal de L'Assurance (May 17, 2017)

December 2016

In 2017 Canadian economy will get its first taste of the Trump era, CTV News.ca (December 22, 2016) - news coverage of Receivables Insurance Assoc. of Canada member, Euler Hermes' Dan North in conversation with CP's Andy Blatchford

October 2015

Canadian receivables insurance grows in H1, Insurance Business Canada Morning Briefing (October 8, 2015)

Canadian receivables insurance grows in H1, Insurance Business America (October 8, 2015)

Receivables insurance a promising opportunity for brokers – or liability, if neglected, Insurance Business Canada (October 7, 2015)

Receivables insurance numbers rise as Canada's trade footprint grows bigger with TPP, Exchange Magazine Morning Post (October 7, 2015)

Growth in direct premiums of receivables insurance advances 8% in first half of 2013, Canadian Underwriter, (October 6, 2015) 

Growth in direct premiums of receivables insurance advances 8% in first half of 2013 – Oct. 8 free trade symposium aims to build more awareness, insPRESS.ca, (October 6, 2015) 

Free trade seminar in Toronto Oct. 8 by Receivables Insurance Association of Canada, Insurance Business Canada, (September 30, 2015) 

Canada's free trade agreements – global opportunity or threatened by protectionism, Canadian Underwriter Events, (September 29, 2015) 

Join us on October 8th as RIAC hosts a debate on "Canada's free trade agreements – global opportunity or threatened by protectionism", Millennium CreditRisk Management, (September 28, 2015) 

Canada's free trade agreements – global opportunity or threatened by protectionism, EDC Events, (September 24, 2015) 

Upcoming Events: Canada's free trade agreements – global opportunity or threatened by protectionism, Canadian Manufacturers and Exporters, (September 23, 2015) 

You're invited: Canada's free trade agreements – global opportunity or threatened by protectionism, Dan Lawrie Insurance Brokers, (September 18, 2015) 

Receivables Insurance Association Fall Event, Euler Hermes Events, (September 11, 2015) 

July 2015

What Target's suppliers wish they had known [about receivables insurance], The Globe and Mail (July 21, 2015)

February 2015

Ten financial applications of accounts receivables insurance, Discussion and Analysis Magazine (February 9, 2015)

January 2015

New Globe and Mail article on export and receivables insurance, Gerald Shtull & Associates blog (January 8, 2014)

December 2014

Receivables Insurance: A golden opportunity, Canadian Insurance Top Broker magazine (December issue)

An Introduction to receivables insurance, BC Broker Magazine (December 2014) Note: The full article is available only online and ONLY to British Columbia-based brokers under a subscription fee.

November 2014

Canadians go international, and take on additional risk in politically unstable regions of the world. The author of this article, Marvin Azzopardi, is a Senior Underwriter, Trade, Credit & Political Risk, with Zurich Canada. Zurich is the newest member of The Receivables Insurance Association of Canada, and Marvin advocates for political risk insurance protection in Canadian Underwriter Magazine. (November, 2014)

Need financing for export business deals? Advanced Canadian Manufacturing PLANT magazine (November 10, 2014)

October 2014

7 Ways to manage credit risk and safeguard your global trade growth, Forum for International Trade Training, TradeReady newsletter (October 21, 2014)

Better to receive, Canadian Underwriter Magazine (October, 2014 issue, article begins at page 86)

The Great Recession Video Parts 1-3, Insurance Business (Oct 2, 2014)

September 2014

 Video, The Great Recession: Are we truly out of the woods?,  YouTube (September 30, 2014)

Can the insurance community solve the recession?, Insurance Business Magazine (September 30, 2014)

Bulletin Board, Newsletter to Toronto Region Board of Trade members (September 15, 2014)

Learn about the receivables insurance gold rush, our Sept. 26th networking event in Toronto, and how to create a successful career in the industry in the September edition of the Receivables Insurance Canada News (September 12, 2014)

The rush is on, Insurance Business magazine (September 2014 issue)

Join us on September 26th as RIAC hosts "The Great Recession: Are we truly out of the woods?, Millennium Credit Risk Management (September 5, 2014)

Is the recession truly over?, Insurance Business (September 2, 2014)

August 2014

Upcoming Dan North speaking engagement, Euler Hermes (August 29, 2014)

Events listing, Top Canadian Insurance Broker (August 22, 2014)

The Great Recession: Are we truly out of the woods, Export Development Corporation (August 21, 2014)

The Great Canadian Recession: Are we truly out of the woods?, Canadian Underwriter (August 17, 2014)

Assurance contre les créances : un outil pour les emprunts, Le Journal de L'Assurance (August 18, 2014)

Have breakfast with three of Canada's top economists (Peter Hall, Dan North, David Watt) at Sept. 26th learning and networking event in Toronto: "The Great Recession: Are We Out of The Woods Yet?" Click here to book your breakfast seat now! (August 15, 2014)

Canada's export traction, Putin's fatal attraction, top economist action all in August edition of Receivables Insurance Canada News (August 14, 2014)

July 2014

Receivables Insurance Association of Canada's new Chairman points to membership growth, expanding brand recognition, fall economics conference as evidence of progress, Dan Lawrie Insurance Brokers Ltd. (July 25, 2014)

Managing credit risks abroad, Niagara Industrial Association (July 22, 2014)

Receivables Insurance Association of Canada’s new Chairman points to membership growth, expanding brand recognition, fall economics conference as evidence of progress, InsPress (July 22, 2014)

May 2014

To insure or not to insure?, Canadian Manufacturers and Exporters 20/20 newsletter (May/June 2014)

April 2014

Association president reveals key to success in receivables insurance, Insurance Business (April 27, 2014)

Credit Insurance underwriters: "a second set of eyes that can spot changes in how customers do business" (tenth article in list) Credit Insurance News Digest, Issue 37 (April 17, 2014). Subscribe to the Digest here, as full issue is by subscription only.

Interview of M. Shtull, director of Gerald Shtull and Associate (GSA), Astreos Canadian Member, Astreos Credit (April 16, 2014). M. Shtull discusses the Canadian industry and the Receivables Insurance Association of Canada.

Cobourg resident named president of new receivables insurance association, Northumberland News (April 9, 2014)

March 2014

A Canadian corporate perspective on the benefits of trade credit insurance, Trade and Forfaiting Review, a leading trade and supply chain finance information resource based in London, England (March 27, 2014)

How a Specialist Insurance Brokerage Can Grow Revenues with Receivables Insurance, PULSE March 2014 (page 3), PULSE is the newsletter of the Ontario Risk and Insurance Management Society (ORIMS). To read the full issue, click here.

Two articles on Receivables Insurance Association of Canada in the Credit Insurance News Digest, Issue 35 (March 3, 2014). Click here to download the first screen, including these two articles, of the Digest. Subscribe to the Digest here, as full issue is by subscription only.

February 2014

Promoting Receivables Insurance – Interview with Mark Attley of Receivables Insurance Canada, Trade Financing Matters (Feb. 24, 2014)

Corporate News - Brokers Missing Out on Big Opportunities in Trade Credit Insurance Market, Coface Canada (Feb. 14, 2014)

Your Largest UnprotectedAsset - Accounts Receivable, Trade Financing Matters (Feb. 14, 2014)

Brokers Missing Out on Big Opportunities in Trade Credit Insurance Market, MyNewMarkets.com (Feb 13, 2014)

January 2014

Nouveau changement de nom pour l’association des assureurs de créances, Le Journal de l'Assurance (27 January 2014)

Where the money is: receivables insuranceInsurance business (14 January 2014)

Canadian P&C brokers should aim their arrows at the untapped opportunity of receivables insurance, Canadian Underwriter.ca (January 14, 2014) Story also sent out in January 15, 2014 Canadian Underwriter e-newsletter.

November 2013

Receivables Insurance Canada explains the benefits of Credit Insurance in YouTube video, Credit Insurance News Digest, Issue 31 (November 26, 2013)

New Group Tackles Credit Risk, ExportWise, EDC's Magazine for Canadian Exporters, (November 4, 2013)

October 2013

Association claims that a lack of receivables insurance coverage represents the biggest unidentified and uninsured exposure facing Canadian businesses... supporters of receivables insurance products include Michel Leblanc of the National Bank of Canada..., Credit Insurance News DigestIssue 28 (Oct. 3, 2013)

September 2013

Canadian banks can leverage receivables insurance with clients for mutual success Ontario Risk and Insurance Management Society (ORIMS) – Pulse Newsletter (Sept. 2013 issue) 

Ambitious Plans, Trade Talk column –  Insurancewest (September 2013 issue) click here to download a PDF of the magazine article

August 2013

L’Association de l’assurance crédit du Canada change de nom après un an d’activités, Journal de l'assurance - Leadeur de l'information en assurance et en investissement (19 Août 2013)

Accounts receivable insurance protects your biggest asset, homepage Export Development Canada

Credit Insurance - Who's Protecting Your Clients? Insurance Institute Canada (notice of a seminar offered in London, Ontario, by a Receivables Insurance Association of Canada member)

July 2013 

Less than 1% of Canadian companies are currently using receivables insurance, Credit Insurance News Digest  Issue 26 (July 24, 2013)

News - Your biggest unprotected asset, EDC TradeInsights July/August 2013 newsletter

Receivables Insurance Association of Canada, Millennium CreditRisk Management blog (July 11, 2013)

June 2013

Insurance News – Most Canadians Don’t Know Their Insurance Clarify Policy Details, Our Insurance Canada (June 21, 2013)

Trade Credit Insurance Weekly includes Receivables Insurance Association of Canada in its top two stories, Trade Credit Insurance Weekly (June 21, 2013) the newsletter's site is here

Association forms to promote credit insurance, InsuranceBusiness.ca (June 18, 2013)

Canada’s P&C Insurers to Expand with ‘Receivables Insurance Association’ Launch, Insurance Journal (June 18, 2013)

Insurance News, Our Insurance Canada (June 14, 2013)

Trade Credit Insurance Weekly covers Receivables Insurance Association of Canada's international debut, Trade Credit Insurance Weekly (June 14, 2013) the newsletter's site is here

New Canadian association aims to expand receivables insurance market, Business Insurance (June 13, 2013) - download a PDF of this article here

Receivables Insurance Association Formed, Advisor.ca (June 13, 2013)

99% of Canadian employer companies lack receivables insurance and “Group of Seven” underwriters provide the fix with new national association, Exchange Magazine Morning Post (June 13, 2013) 

99% of Canadian employer companies lack receivables insurance; New association created to grow the market, Canadian Insurance Top Broker (June 12, 2013) 

A day in the life of a new brand – The Receivables Insurance Association of Canada, market2world PR and product launch blog (June 12, 2013) 

New Canadian association says there's major opportunity in receivables insurance market, Canadian Underwriter.ca (June 12, 2013)