Archive for: 2016

Clear Skies Ahead For US Surety Bond Sector

After 2 successive years of growth, rally in overall premiums is expected to continue Things are looking bright for the surety bond industry. After two successive years of growth, the rally in overall premiums is expected to continue next year despite an expected rise in loss activity. Industry experts...

Canada- Is there a labour and material payment bond on my project?: Why it’s always wise to ask

Many owners, particularly large corporations or public entities, require contractors to provide a labour and material payment bond to ensure that sub-trades are paid and (hopefully) avoid protracted payment disputes. A typical labour and material bond creates a tri-partite relationship among the principal (the contractor who is being bonded),...

Federated Insurance Acquires Granite Re; Boosts Surety Offering

Business insurance provider Federated Mutual Insurance Company has reached an agreement to acquire Granite Re, an Oklahoma-based provider of surety bonds for small to medium-sized contractors. According to Federated Insurance, the acquisition better positions Federated Insurance to partner with commercial contractors for their surety and bonding needs. Jeff Fetters,...

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