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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Jul 25, 2016, 21:06 ET Mercury Insurance is Ready to Help Policyholders Impacted by the Sand Fire

 Sizzling temperatures mixed with drought conditions and dry winds has fueled a massive wildfire that has scorched more than 33,000 acres north...


Jul 25, 2016, 17:05 ET Kansas City Life Declares Quarterly Dividend

 The Board of Directors of Kansas City Life Insurance Company declared a quarterly dividend of $0.27 per share on July 25, 2016. The dividend...


Jul 25, 2016, 15:15 ET ALM Realigns Business Strategy and Sales to Remove Silos

ALM is realigning its business strategy and sales teams to remove silos and create new cross-industry opportunities for target audiences and...


Jul 25, 2016, 15:05 ET Six Tips For Taking The Wheel When It Comes To Shopping For Car Insurance

 If your last auto insurance bill came with a little sticker shock, it may be time to take advantage of a highly competitive insurance...


Jul 25, 2016, 12:56 ET Chubb strengthens its trade credit team in the U.S.; opens new Midwest office

Chubb Global Markets today announced the opening of a new office in Chicago and the appointment of an underwriter in its New York office, as it...


Jul 25, 2016, 11:27 ET Conning--Managing General Agent Channel Shows Continued Growth, but at What Cost?

The Managing General Agent market has continued to grow at a rate exceeding that of the property-casualty market overall, according to a new study...


Jul 25, 2016, 10:44 ET Boston Advisors announces acquisition of assets of Weyland Capital Management

Boston Advisors, LLC has entered into an agreement to acquire the assets of Weyland Capital Management ("Weyland"), an investment advisory firm...


Jul 25, 2016, 09:30 ET Lockton Adds Veteran Commercial Insurance Leader to Atlanta Operations

 Lockton Companies, the world's largest privately held, independent insurance broker, announced Andrew Carr has joined its Atlanta office as...


Jul 25, 2016, 08:25 ET Insurance Noodle's New Construction Industry Sales Guide Helps Agents Target Niche Markets

 Insurance Noodle, the membership-based, online platform that provides insurance agents with immediate access to top carriers and products,...


Jul 25, 2016, 07:38 ET XL Group Completes Redomestication To Bermuda

 XL Group Ltd ("XL" or the "Company") (NYSE: XL) announced today that it has completed its redomestication to change the place of incorporation...


Jul 23, 2016, 18:00 ET Foresters Financial, KaBOOM! and volunteers bring families together with new playground at The Salvation Army Gresham Corps

PORTLAND, July 23, 2016 /PRNewswire/ - The Portland community was revitalized today thanks to a new playground built at The Salvation Army Gresham...


Jul 22, 2016, 16:48 ET Syncora Guarantee Inc. Settles Proof of Claim with Lehman Brothers

HAMILTON, Bermuda, July 22, 2016 /PRNewswire/ – Syncora Holdings Ltd. ("SHL" or the "Company") today announced that its wholly owned,...


Jul 22, 2016, 09:49 ET XL Catlin's Insurance Team Adds Regional Leadership and Casualty Expertise in Western US

XL Catlin is building up its insurance operations in the Western US, announcing new regional leadership and adding multinational and primary...


Jul 22, 2016, 08:00 ET Kingsway Announces Second Quarter 2016 Results

TORONTO, July 22, 2016 /PRNewswire/ - (TSX: KFS, NYSE: KFS) Kingsway Financial Services Inc. ("Kingsway" or the "Company") today announced its...


Jul 22, 2016, 04:48 ET Investors seek higher returns as catastrophe bond issuance slows during Q2, according to Aon study

Aon Securities, the investment banking division of global reinsurance intermediary and capital advisor Aon Benfield, today launches its latest...


Jul 21, 2016, 19:11 ET Centene's Subsidiary Awarded TRICARE West Region Contract

 Centene Corporation (NYSE: CNC) announced today that the Department of Defense intends to award its wholly-owned subsidiary, Health Net...


Jul 21, 2016, 16:36 ET Aflac Incorporated to Release Second Quarter Results on July 28, 2016

 Aflac Incorporated (NYSE: AFL) announced today that it will release second quarter financial results after the market closes on July 28,...


Jul 21, 2016, 16:15 ET Third Point Reinsurance Ltd. Announces Date for Second Quarter 2016 Earnings Release

 Third Point Reinsurance Ltd. (NYSE: TPRE) ("TPRE" or the "Company") announced today that it is planning to release its second quarter 2016...


Jul 21, 2016, 16:15 ET Clayton, Dubilier & Rice Completes Acquisition of TRANZACT

 Clayton, Dubilier & Rice announced today that it completed the previously announced acquisition of TRANZACT, the leading provider of...


Jul 21, 2016, 15:47 ET Infinity Property and Casualty Corporation to Announce Second Quarter 2016 Results

 Infinity Property and Casualty Corporation (NASDAQ: IPCC) expects to release the company's second quarter 2016 results on Thursday, August 4,...


Jul 21, 2016, 15:10 ET EPIC's Daniel Houston to Present at American Gas Association's Risk Management Committee Meeting

 EPIC Insurance Brokers and Consultants, a retail property, casualty insurance brokerage and employee benefits consultant, announced today that...


Jul 21, 2016, 13:26 ET EPIC adds Business Development Manager Will Ogilvie in Houston

 EPIC Insurance Brokers & Consultants (EPIC), a retail property, casualty insurance brokerage and employee benefits consultant, announced...


Jul 21, 2016, 10:00 ET Moody's: 'Northwestern Mutual has a very strong commitment to serving its policyowners'

Moody's Investors Service has affirmed Northwestern Mutual's Aaa financial strength rating, noting its "commitment to policyowner value and...


Jul 21, 2016, 09:45 ET Chubb Adds New Security Services for Yacht Owners

Chubb has expanded the number of security services it provides to yacht owners in the United States. The services, which were previously only...


Jul 21, 2016, 09:30 ET City, County Leaders: U.S. Infrastructure Policy Must Protect Tax-Exempt Bonds, Enhance Long-Term Funding

Republican elected officials from across the nation explained how infrastructure investments have fueled growth in their local economies, and said...