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101 Top Insurance Startups and Companies in Toronto (2021)

This article showcases our top picks for the best Toronto based Insurance companies. These startups and companies are taking a variety of approaches to innovating the Insurance industry, but are all exceptional companies well worth a follow.

We tried to pick companies across the size spectrum from cutting edge startups to established brands.

We selected these startups and companies for exceptional performance in one of these categories:

  • Innovation
    • Innovative ideas
    • Innovative route to market
    • Innovative product
  • Growth
    • Exceptional growth
    • Exceptional growth strategy
  • Management
  • Societal impact

Top Toronto Insurance Startups

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Relay Platform Inc

Relay Platform Inc

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SaaS platform for P&C insurance and reinsurance placements

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Planswell

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Planswell is on a mission to provide the world’s most actionable financial planning experience to everyone, for free.

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Optimity

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Optimity is a mission-driven technology company that uses evidence-based behavioural science and gamification to improve population health.

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Briza.io

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The commercial insurance-as-a-service API. Connecting underwriters to agencies and financial applications to make insurance instant.

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PolicyMe

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Life insurance Made Easy

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Ratesdoctca

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Ratesdoctca is a platform to compare insurance, mortgage and credit card rates in Canada, so you can save money for the fun things in life.

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Foxquilt

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Foxquilt is an Insurance technology company focused on empowering small businesses and B2B networks to save on Small Business insurance.

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Collage HR

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Reinventing the way Canadian businesses manage HR, payroll, and benefits.

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Zensurance

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Making commerical insurance simpler

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ManagingLife

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Lowering the human and financial cost of chronic pain with its clinically-validated digital solution, Manage My Pain.

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Kora Network

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Kora Network provides the tools needed to build a self-sustaining, community-owned ecosystem for circulating and accumulating capital.

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CPP Investments

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CPP Investments helps and provides a foundation on which Canadians build financial security in retirement.

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LegWorks

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They believe that mobility is empowerment.

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TMX Group

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TMX Group companies provide listing venues, trading markets, clearing facilities, data products services to the global financial community.

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Altius Analytics Labs

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Altius Analytics Labs is software company helping workplaces quickly, easily and accurately identify ergonomic risk

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Marsh

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Marsh is a Canada-based company that provides insurance brokering and risk management services for enterprises.

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Intact Financial Corporation

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Intact Financial Corporation isa provider of property and casualty insurance in Canada.

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ClientDesk

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ClientDesk is digitizing the interaction between insurance brokers/insurers and their policy holders

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SHORE Underwriting

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SHORE Underwriting is a specialist underwriter of the emerging technology and professional services sectors in Canada.

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Sprott Asset Management

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Sprott Asset Management is offers a wide variety of investment solutions to Canadian and international investors.

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TradeRev

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TradeRev is a mobile app that creates a simplified, transparent, real-time automotive exchange.

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LowestRates.ca

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LowestRates.ca is a free and independent service that helps people save time and money by allowing them to compare insurance.

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HealthBank

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The leading consumer & enterprise healthcare payments infrastructure for patients, providers, pharmacies, insurance carriers, benefits & HR.

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First National Financial Corporation

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First National Financial Corporation is a Canada-based parent company.

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JAUNTIN’

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JAUNTIN’ enables insurers to distribute on demand short term insurance, with a focus on gig-workers

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Allegory Insurance

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Allegory is building the future of insurance to help good drivers to save money and prevent accidents by using AI and machine vision.

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AGF Investments

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AGF Investments Inc. is a privately owned investment manager. The firm primarily provides its services to individual and institutional

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The Canada Life Assurance Company

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The Canada Life Assurance Company provides insurance and wealth management products and services in Canada.

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Pinch Financial

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Pinch Financial provides home and auto insurance policies.

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Prodigy Labs

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Prodigy Labs is a product development service organisation

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The Guarantee Company of North America

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The Guarantee Company of North America is a Canadian-owned insurance company.

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EFANI

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America’s Most Secure Mobile Service

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Sterling Capital Brokers

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Sterling Capital Brokers is a consumer company located in Toronto.

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Jaguar Capital

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Jaguar Capital provides advisory services to growth-stage companies in the areas of governance, financial management, and funding strategy.

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Onlia

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Onlia makes it easy to live safely, and rewards you along the way.

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TD Insurance

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TD Insurance is an insurance company provides Home insurance, Auto Insurance, Life Insurance, Travel Medical Insurance & Credit Protection

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Micruity

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Micruity is to empower employers to add pension-like insurance products to their retirement plan

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Valeyo

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Valeyo is a Canadian-based business solutions provider to the financial services industry.

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Cultovo

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Cultovo’s on a mission to build transparency in the South American agricultural supply change.

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BeniPlus

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BeniPlus is an online platform that provides simple, flexible and, affordable group benefits to small business throughout Canada.

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CertaPay

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CertaPay develops real-time, globally interoperable, point-to-point payment solutions that leverage and integrate seamlessly.

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Novus Health

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Health engagement company providing technology and personal health support solutions for insurance providers and employers.

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Blankit Health

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Blankit Health is a brokerage insurance company which provides coverage for employees.

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Canadian Premier Life Insurance

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Canadian Premier Life Insurance provides insurance solutions to families and individuals in Canada.

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PolicyAdvisor

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Online Canadian insurance broker

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TRISURA

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TRISURA provides specialty insurance solutions to customers.

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WSIB

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Workplace Safety and Insurance Board.

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Hubio

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Hubio provide integrated technologies that connect people, devices and systems within the insurance and fleet tracking sectors.

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BrokerLift Inc.

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BrokerLift provides a turn key eCommerce platform for insurance brokers to instantly enable online sales and service to their customers.

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Northbridge Insurance

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Northbridge Insurance is a 100 percent commercial insurance provider owned by Canada.

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DUUO

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DUUO provides on-demand insurance products and services online.

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Insurance Hero

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Insurance Hero is an online insurance brokerage making it easy and affordable for Ontarians to obtain insurance!

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Haventree Bank

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Haventree Bank is a financial services banking company located in Toronto.

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Manulife Asset Management

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Manulife Asset Management is the global asset management arm of Manulife.

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Benecaid

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Benecaid is focused on the delivery and administration of employee benefit solutions to small and medium sized enterprises in Canada.

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RSA Canada

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RSA Canada provides property and casualty insurance solutions for individuals and businesses in Canada.

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Monologix, Inc.

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Monologix aims to offer Canadian consumers a better way to shop for credit cards, insurance and mortgages.

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Belairdirect

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Belairdirect is provider of complete car and home insurance solutions for the customer directly.

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VoiceGenie Technologies

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VoiceGenie Technologies is the provider of open VoiceXML platform solutions, development environments, and tools.

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Ontario Municipal Employees Retirement System

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We manage a diversified global portfolio of stocks and bonds as well as real estate, infrastructure and private equity investments.

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KTX Insurance Brokers

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KTX Insurance Brokers is a full service brokerage that covers both individual and commercial insurance needs.

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InsureVue

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InsureVue is a cloud-based insurance policy management platform.

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Kanetix.ca

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Kanetix.ca is a Canada’s premier online comparison site for insurance, mortgages and credit cards.

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Totten Insurance Group

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Totten Insurance Group is specializes in providing solutions for hard-to-place property and casualty accounts.

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APEXA

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Cloud based platform for life insurance brokers screening, contracting, and compliance

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Ivari

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Ivari provides comprehensive insurance products created to suit the insurance and protection needs of the people.

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Dundas Life

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Buying insurance shouldn’t be difficult. We use technology to offer personalized advice and the best rates on insurance you need.

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Owen and Associates

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Owen and Associates is a provider of insurance services.

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InsuranceHotline.com

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InsuranceHotline.com is provide auto, health,life,motor,commerical and travel Insurence quotes.

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DUCA Financial Services Credit Union

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DUCA Financial Services Credit Union is a financial, banking, and insurance service provider company.

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eBSEG

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Global Premier Omnichannel Solutions Provider for Banking, Insurance, Wealth Management or any Financial Service Industry in America & EMEA.

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AntsLabor 工乙科技 AtlasIA

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Data Intelligence for Households. Early-stage B2C SaaS PropTech WebApp data startup.

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miBroker

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Digital P&C insurance brokerage, mobile app

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The Shepherd Group

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The Shepherd Group is an insurance agency based in Toronto, ON offering auto, homeowners, health / life, motorcycle insurance and more.

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CanWise Financial

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CanWise – A Canadian mortgage company for today’s wise consumer

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The Victor Dahdaleh Foundation

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Victor Phillip Michael Dahdaleh created the Victor Dahdaleh Foundation to support and fund various philanthropic initiatives.

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Beach & Associates

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An independent global reinsurance broker servicing the needs of the commercial property and casualty insurance and reinsurance market.

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PW Portfolio Analytics (PWPA) Inc.

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We combine academic rigour with industry best practice to deliver a unique total portfolio management platform in the Fintech space.

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TruShield Insurance

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TruShield Insurance is an insurance company located in Toronto, specializing in insurance for small business.

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Cdspi

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Cdspi is a financial services fintech company located in Toronto.

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Symbility Health

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Symbility Health offers Insurers, TPA and Employee Benefits Brokers a different kind of health claim insurance settlement experience.

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BCU Financial

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BCU Financial offers personal and business banking as well as financial planning services.

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Castek

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Castek is an enterprise software company, specializing in core-business processing systems for large and mid-size property.

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Claim Analytics

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A leading provider of predictive modeling solutions to the life insurance industry.

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InsurEye

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Insurance Comparison and Reviews

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BluRoot

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BluRoot provides software solutions, consulting, and products for insurance and real estate markets.

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Aurigen Capital

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Aurigen Capital provides risk and capital management solutions tailored to specific customer needs.

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LL Renaissance

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LL Renaissance is a Toronto-based property and casualty insurance company with a focus on the automobile and other sectors.

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Lightbound 3D

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3D Imaging Experts | Matterport Approved Vendor

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Lawyers’ Professional Indemnity Company

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Lawyers’ Professional Indemnity Company, an insurance company, provides professional liability insurance to lawyers in private practice.

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Crowe Soberman LLP

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Crowe Soberman provides financial, auditing, and tax related services.

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CoverMarket

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Insurance Marketplace

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The Gavin Group

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Gavin Management Group has been designing and implementing customized wealth management programs.

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Stewart Specialty Risk Underwriting Ltd.

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Stewart Specialty Risk Underwriting Ltd. is a specialty casualty underwriting agency, offers specialist insurance products to clients.

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Solera Canada

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Solera Canada leads in providing property & casualty claims data solutions to the Canadian auto insurance and collision repair industry.

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LOGiQ3 Group

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LOGiQ3 Group operates a group of companies that provides technology, consulting, and outsourcing solutions.

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Canadian Broker Network

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Canadian Broker Network is an insurance broker that helps its members to innovate, grow and succeed.

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Friedberg Mercantile Group

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Friedberg Mercantile Group Ltd. is a broker dealer that provides a wide range of financial and investment services.

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Quantum Capital

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Quantum Capital is a private equity firm specializing in acquisitions of divisions or assets from corporations.

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The Dominion

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The Dominion is one of Canada’s largest property and casualty insurers.

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Canadian Mortgage Capital Corporation

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Canadian Mortgage Capital Corporation (CMCC) is a major mortgage brokerage and mortgage funds manager.

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