We understand that all risks
are not created equal

Founded in 1988 by Bruno Rousset, the group’s current chairman and CEO, APRIL is an international insurance group operating in 31 countries. APRIL Canada is an independent insurance Managing General Agent (wholesaler) who is backed by this worldwide expertise in providing innovative insurance solutions for your hard to place insurance risks.

Our ambition is to make insurance easy by keeping things simple. Offering a different perspective on things, we are specialists in niches of non-standard insurance. APRIL develops and offers a wide range of tailor-made products for your clients’ special risks. We offer different types of insurance solutions across personal and commercial lines that are flexible, competitive and adapted to your client’s needs.

With APRIL you have the peace of mind to be working with the largest independent MGA in Canada.

APRIL offers

  • A fast service with quick turnaround
  • Breadth of products, solutions & expertise to deliver an optimal experience for Brokers
  • A comprehensive & responsive claims service

Customer relationships are at the heart of what we do in line with our company values and commitments. Teamwork and partnership between underwriters and insurance brokers are central to providing the best solution for insured clients. A relationship that is truly built on trust, enables us to find the best possible coverage.

The APRIL advantages

  1. The largest independent MGA in Canada.
  2. Over 40 highly skilled specialist underwriters dedicated to your service
  3. Access to over $10M cover through our combined partners
  4. Payment plan solutions for most of your risks
  5. A focus on continuously launching new innovative “out of the box” products

By choosing APRIL you are assured of high quality advice and excellent service. We do not provide ready made products, but made to order solutions. For us, each risk is unique and deserves an in depth understanding.

Drawing on these key assets – the ability to tailor products, its high level of service, innovation – and driven by a strong entrepreneurial culture, the group’s one ambition is to push the boundaries in its markets and change the image of insurance by making it simple.

We constantly search for new innovative niche insurance market products and coverage for existing or emerging insurance needs.


APRIL is present in 31 countries worldwide and insures over 6 million clients. Together we are changing the image of insurance across the world.

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Have you suffered a loss? Don’t worry! Contact us as soon as possible.

We will take care of your request and will help you deal with your urgent needs. APRIL has developed expertise in claims handling combining efficient tools and experienced, dedicated teams. A word of advice: In order to help our experts, be sure to have your policy information on hand when you contact us.

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