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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15:00 ET Foresters Financial donates $20,000 to the American Red Cross to aid flooding relief efforts in Louisiana

TORONTO, Aug. 30, 2016 /PRNewswire/ - Foresters Financial™ donated $20,000 to the American Red Cross to help families who have been affected...


14:09 ET Commercial Insurance Broker Ryan B. Dill Joins Higginbotham in Houston

 Higginbotham hired commercial property and casualty insurance broker Ryan B. Dill as associate at its Houston practice. Dill joins...


12:32 ET Farmers Insurance Names HR Leader, Suzie Elliott, New Head of Human Resources

 Farmers Insurance®, one of the nation's largest insurer groups, named Suzie Elliott, its new head of human resources. With her new...


09:42 ET Restaurant Programs of America Announces Peter M. Enos as Vice President of Sales

Restaurant Programs of America, LLC. (RPA), a leading restaurant and hospitality insurance brokerage today announced...


09:15 ET SWBC Financial Institution Group Reports Six Months of Continued Success

 SWBC, an international financial services company providing a wide range of insurance, mortgage and investment services to individuals,...


09:00 ET Streetwise Drivers Club™ App Now Features Openbay Auto Repair Marketplace

 Streetwise Drivers Club™, the app that rewards smart drivers with deals on everything from dining and gift cards to tires and insurance,...


08:45 ET Flowfinity Streamlines Insurance Claims Management with Mobile Apps

Flowfinity Wireless Inc., a proven provider of enterprise mobile apps, today announced that its enterprise mobility solution improves efficiency of...


08:30 ET WellCare Gives $5,000 in Micro-Grants to Community-Based Organizations in Nevada

 WellCare Health Plans, Inc. (NYSE: WCG) announced today that it gave $5,000 in micro-grants to five community-based organizations in Nevada....


08:00 ET Allstate Teams Up with Kirk Herbstreit to Award #StreitCred to College Football Teams for Exceptional Performances

 Allstate Insurance Company is once again teaming up with college football analyst Kirk Herbstreit to provide passionate college football fans...


00:05 ET As Roadway Fatalities Rise, Allstate Unveils the Cities With The Safest Drivers When Population Density is Part of the Equation

With Labor Day ahead and back-to-school traffic adding to road congestion, Allstate's 2016 America's Best Drivers Report®i reveals...


Aug 29, 2016, 18:37 ET Life Insurance in China Key Trends and Opportunities to 2019

Synopsis Timetric's 'Life Insurance in China Key Trends and Opportunities to 2019' report provides detailed analysis of the market trends drivers...


Aug 29, 2016, 16:55 ET Franchise Services of North America Inc. announces financial results for the quarter ended June 30, 2016

TSX-V Trading Symbol: FSN RIDGELAND, MS, Aug. 29, 2016 /PRNewswire/ - FRANCHISE SERVICES OF NORTH AMERICA INC. ("FSNA" or the "Company")...


Aug 29, 2016, 16:37 ET MGIC Mourns Former Chairman and CEO, William Lacy

Mortgage Guaranty Insurance Corporation (MGIC), the principal subsidiary of MGIC Investment Corporation (NYSE: MTG), mourns the loss of William H....


Aug 29, 2016, 16:17 ET American Income-Altig named #1 Best Workplace in Washington by Puget Sound Business Journal

American Income-Altig (AIL-Altig) was named #1 Best Workplace in Washington by the Puget Sound Business Journal at their Washington's Best...


Aug 29, 2016, 16:15 ET Patriot Technology Solutions Implements InsurePay Pay-as-You-Go Billing Tool for New York State Insurance Fund

 Patriot Technology Solutions, Inc., a subsidiary of Patriot National, Inc. (NYSE: PN), today announced that New York State Insurance Fund...


Aug 29, 2016, 15:06 ET Vitech to Be Featured at the 2016 Critical Illness Insurance Forum

Vitech, a leading provider of insurance administration software, announced today that it will be participating in the 2016 Critical Illness...


Aug 29, 2016, 13:04 ET Allstar Surety joins forces with QBE North America

 Allstar Financial Group is pleased to announce that it has added an additional carrier to our Surety division -  QBE North America. As a...


Aug 29, 2016, 12:21 ET Lockton Opens Portland Operation to Serve Commercial Insurance Clients

 Lockton Insurance Brokers has opened a new commercial insurance operation in Portland to serve the needs of its expanding client base....


Aug 29, 2016, 11:25 ET Peak Hurricane Season Is Here; Don't Delay Reviewing Insurance Coverage

Summer may be winding down, but historically, the worst part of hurricane season is just beginning. Fortunately, there are simple steps that you...


Aug 29, 2016, 10:21 ET Allstate Announces Preferred Stock Dividends

The Allstate Corporation (NYSE: ALL) today declared approximately $29.1 million in aggregate dividends on five series of preferred stock for the...


Aug 29, 2016, 09:19 ET Activist Shareholder requests Ambac Financial Group Inc. hire Investment Banking Firm to review Strategic Alternatives

On August 26th, 2016, Shareholder Activist Joseph Pirinea submitted to Ambac Financial Group, Inc. a Shareholder Proposal to hire an Investment...


Aug 29, 2016, 08:35 ET TicketGuard Citation Protection Plans Provide Coverage Against Traffic Ticket Fines

TicketGuard, LLC, an Atlanta, Georgia based start-up, has launched its website ticketguardusa.com which offers Citation Protection Plans™...


Aug 29, 2016, 08:32 ET Allstate Foundation Purple Purse and Actress Kerry Washington Unveil Handbag Collection to Raise Funds for Domestic Violence Survivors

 Today, Allstate Foundation Purple Purse and Kerry Washington announced they will partner with Tory Burch, Christian Louboutin and other...


Aug 29, 2016, 08:00 ET Pay for Long-Term Care Insurance with a Health Savings Account, ACSIA Partners Suggests

 Many Americans realize they need long-term care insurance, but balk at the premiums. "Now there's an easy way to pay," says Denise Gott, CEO...


Aug 29, 2016, 06:43 ET Pointer Telocation Acquires Cielo Telecom in Brazil for $6.5 Million in Accretive Transaction

Pointer Telocation Ltd. (Nasdaq: PNTR; TASE: PNTR) - a leading developer, manufacturer and operator of Mobile Resource Management (MRM), announced...