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FIRE AND INLAND MARINE INSURANCE COMPANIES.   205
THE GUARDIAN FIRE AND LIFE ASSURANCE COMPANY (LIMITED).

STATEMENT FOR THE YEAR ENDING 31ST DECEMBER, 1896.
Chairman—DAVID POWELL, Esq.   Manager Fire Dept.—A. J. RELTON.

Principal om'ce—London, England.

Head Office in Canada—Montreal.   1 Chief Agent in Canada—E. P. HEATON.
(Established 17th December, 1821.—Commenced business in Canada, 1st May, 1869.)
CAPITAL.

Amount of joint stock capital authorized and sub-

scribed for    £ 2,000,000 stg . . .89,733,333 33

Amount paid up in cash    1,000,000 "   4,866,667 67

 

 

ASSETS IN CANADA.

Value of real estate (less encumbrances) in Canada (building, 181 St.

James Street, Montreal)    S 100,000 00
Stocks, bonds or debentures owned by the company, viz.:

Par Value.

Market Value.

* Canada 4 per cent guaranteed loan (1910)    S 114,366

67

 

124,659

66

Intercolonial Railway 5 per cent guaranteed loan (1903)   

53,533

33

 

58,886

66

Dominion of Canada 4 per cent inscribed stock   

73,00(1

00

 

78,109

99

City of Winnipeg 5 per cen& bonds    

14,000

00

 

15,141

00

St. Louis de Mile End 4 per cent bonds    

10,000

00

 

10,100

00

Brantford 4 per cent bonds    

10,000

00

 

10,300

00

Maisonneuve 5 per cent bonds    

7,000

00

 

8,292

20

St. Henry 4:4 per cent bonds    

6,000

00

 

6,708

00

Montreal R. C. School bonds    

10,000

00

 

10,700

00

Total par and market values    8

297,900

00

8

322,897

51

Carried out at market value    322,897 51

Cash on hand at head office in Canada    4,780 37

Cash in bank, viz.:

Molsons bank, general account    8   4,141 66

do   manager's account    10 12

Bank of British North America   1,592 89

Total    5,544 67

Cash in the hands of agents in Canada    29,974 96

Interest accrued    1,161 64

Furniture    824 71

Maps and plans    1,608 93

Rents accrued    531 23

Total assets in Canada   $ 467,324 02
LIABILITIES IN CANADA.

Net amount of losses adjusted but not due   S 14,362 70

do   do   resisted, in suit    3,500 00

do   do   do   not in suit    500 00

Total amount of unsettled claims for losses in Canada   $ 18,362 70

Reserve of unearned premiums for all outstanding fire risks in Canada...   236,421 01

Total liabilities in Canada    a 254,783 71

Deposited with the Receiver General.


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