AUGUST 2019 - FINANCIAL STRENGTH UPGRADE
We are very pleased to announce an improvement in our already solid financial strength rating for Optimum General Inc. including our three general and farm insurance subsidiaries; Optimum Insurance Company Inc., Optimum West Insurance Company Inc. and Optimum Farm Insurance Inc., across Canada. The company has been steadily growing their premiums across Canada resulting in an overall diverse and profitable book of business for many consecutive years. Read more...
MAY 2017 - EXCELLENT RESULTS FOR OPTIMUM IN 2016
On Thursday, April 27, Optimum Group held its annual shareholders’ meeting at which management presented the 2016 results. Click here to view the press release.
MAY 2016 - OPTIMUM SHOWS EXCEPTIONAL RESULTS FOR 2015
On Thursday, April 28, Optimum Group held its annual shareholders’ meeting at which management presented the 2015 results. Click here to view the press release.
MAY 2015 - OPTIMUM GROUP SHOWS EXCELLENT RESULTS FOR 2014
On Wednesday, April 29, the Board of Directors of Optimum Group Inc. held its annual shareholders' meeting at which management presented the business results for 2014. Click here to view the press release.
SEPTEMBER 2013 - A.M. BEST UPGRADE
A.M. Best Co. has upgraded the financial strength ratings to A- (Excellent) from B++ (Good) for the members of the Optimum General Companies. The rating upgrades reflect consistently solid operating results, favorable reserve development, historically steady investment stream as well as a seasoned management team. Read more...
JUNE 2013 - HOME INSURANCE WITH AN ENVIRONMENTAL CONSCIENCE
Optimum recently launched across Canada a bundled package designed to reduce the home's carbon footprint. This package promotes the use of environmentally friendly materials as an alternative choice in repair or replacement materials after an insured loss. The Green-Home bundle also includes a Carbon Offset program, an easy way to offset greenhouse gas emissions associated with a residence by purchasing carbon offsets. Read more...