Insurance A subcategory of Financial Services & Investing-specific stories, this section offers news and announcements related to insurance companies and insurance sector topics, including product and service launches, consumer-oriented features, and corporate reports, among others.

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27 May, 2017, 13:48 ET Sirius übernimmt International Medical Group

Sirius International Insurance Group, Ltd. („Sirius"), eine weltweite (Rück-)Versicherungsgesellschaft mit einer führenden Position bei Unfall- und...


26 May, 2017, 16:22 ET Schechter Wealth Appoints Alex Martin Wealth Advisor, Director of Independent Partner Development

Schechter Wealth is pleased to announce that Alex Martin, CIMA ®, has joined the firm as Wealth Advisor, Director of Independent Partner...


26 May, 2017, 16:16 ET Sirius Acquires International Medical Group

Sirius International Insurance Group, Ltd. ("Sirius"), a global (re)insurance company with a leading position in Accident & Health insurance,...


26 May, 2017, 14:10 ET GAPA: What You Need to Know About GAP Waivers This Memorial Day Weekend

Taking advantage of Memorial Day markdowns and the start of summer car-selling in the coming days and weeks? You're not alone; industry news...


26 May, 2017, 14:00 ET Pennsylvania Insurance Commissioner, PEMA Director Stress Grilling Safety as Summer Cookout Season Begins

Insurance Commissioner Teresa Miller and Pennsylvania Emergency Management Agency Director Richard Flinn today stressed grilling safety as the...


26 May, 2017, 12:18 ET Great-West Lifeco completes offering of US$700 million of senior notes

WINNIPEG, May 26, 2017 /PRNewswire/ - Great-West Lifeco Inc. (Lifeco) announced today that its subsidiary, Great-West Lifeco Finance (Delaware) LP...


25 May, 2017, 19:03 ET Travel Insurance Coverage for Memorial Day Travel Delays, Explained by Squaremouth

Each year, about 20% of travelers are delayed en route to their Memorial Day vacation, according to data from the United States Department of...


25 May, 2017, 16:45 ET The Hanover Insurance Group, Inc. Appoints Bryan J. Salvatore to Lead its Domestic Specialty Business

The Hanover Insurance Group, Inc. (NYSE: THG) today announced that Bryan J. Salvatore has been appointed executive vice president and president of...


25 May, 2017, 16:30 ET Biglari Holdings Inc. To Acquire Pacific Specialty Insurance Company

Biglari Holdings Inc. (NYSE: BH) and Pacific Specialty Insurance Company announced today a definitive agreement for a subsidiary of Biglari...


25 May, 2017, 14:47 ET Allstate Returns Cash to Shareholders through Dividends

The Allstate Corporation (NYSE: ALL) announced common and preferred dividends today, continuing its practice of providing attractive cash returns...


25 May, 2017, 10:02 ET Northwestern Mutual Appoints Senior Leaders to Advance Transformation and Drive Client Experience

Northwestern Mutual, a Fortune 100 financial security company, today announced new senior leadership appointments that advance transformation...


25 May, 2017, 09:21 ET Manulife CEO Donald Guloien announces his intention to retire as of Sept. 30; Roy Gori to succeed Guloien as CEO on Oct. 1

TSX/NYSE/PSE: MFC SEHK: 945 TORONTO, May 25, 2017 /PRNewswire/ - Manulife today announced that Donald Guloien, President and Chief Executive...


25 May, 2017, 09:07 ET Allstate and Allstate Agencies Seek to Bring Close to 100 Jobs to Oregon

Allstate Insurance Company today announced a boost to its sales force in Oregon to keep pace with growing consumer demand for insurance and...


25 May, 2017, 09:03 ET Allstate and Allstate Agencies Seek to Bring Over 100 Jobs to Washington

Allstate Insurance Company today announced a boost to its sales force in WA to keep pace with growing consumer demand for insurance and financial...


25 May, 2017, 09:00 ET Nespresso And Blue Marble Microinsurance Announce Partnership And Plan To Launch Pilot Crop Insurance Program For Smallholder Coffee Farmers In Colombia

Nestlé Nespresso SA, the pioneer and reference for highest-quality portioned coffee, and Blue Marble Microinsurance, a consortium of eight...


25 May, 2017, 08:30 ET OneBeacon Declares Second Quarter Dividend

At its regular meeting held on May 24, 2017 the OneBeacon Insurance Group, Ltd. (NYSE:OB) Board of Directors declared a $0.21 per share quarterly...


25 May, 2017, 07:49 ET XL Catlin appoints Rob McAdams as Chief Underwriting Officer for Global Marine

XL Catlin today announced the promotion of Rob McAdams to the position of Chief Underwriting Officer for Global Marine with immediate effect....


25 May, 2017, 07:30 ET Kingsway Announces Results of Shareholder Meeting

TORONTO, May 25, 2017 /PRNewswire/ - (TSX: KFS, NYSE: KFS) The Board of Directors of Kingsway Financial Services Inc. ("Kingsway" or the "Company")...


25 May, 2017, 06:00 ET Trupanion's Veterinarian Appreciation Day Returns to Honor the Role Veterinarians Play in Pet's Lives

Veterinarians play a key role in helping our pets live long, happy and healthy lives. Trupanion, Inc. (Nasdaq: TRUP) and animal lovers throughout...


24 May, 2017, 16:20 ET John Hancock Closed-End Funds Release Earnings Data

The eight John Hancock Closed-End Funds listed in the table below announced earnings1 for the three months ended April 30, 2017. The same data for...


24 May, 2017, 16:11 ET AMERCO Reports Fiscal 2017 Financial Results

AMERCO (Nasdaq: UHAL), parent of U-Haul International, Inc., Oxford Life Insurance Company, Repwest Insurance Company and Amerco Real Estate...


24 May, 2017, 14:17 ET Mercury Insurance is Ready to Help Customers Impacted by Oklahoma Tornadoes and Storms

Mercury is ready to assist policyholders who have been forced to evacuate their homes, or whose property has suffered damage from the destructive...


24 May, 2017, 13:25 ET Nevada Center for Advanced Mobility and Nexar Announce Partnership to Create First Statewide Vehicle-to-Vehicle Network in the Country

The Nevada Center for Advanced Mobility (Nevada CAM) and Nexar - a technology company providing the world's first vehicle-to-vehicle network for...


24 May, 2017, 13:21 ET Weed in the Workplace: What Employers Should Know

Pot is now legal in some form in 28 states and Washington, DC. Legalization of marijuana is leaving many employers scratching their heads about...


24 May, 2017, 13:18 ET Liberty Mutual Appoints Jessica Dekermanji CUO Of Dedicated Energy Vertical

Liberty Mutual has appointed Jessica Dekermanji as senior vice president and chief underwriting officer of the National Insurance Specialty Energy...