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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Sep 20, 2017, 17:55 ET California Department of Insurance Says It Has Corrected Overcharges Exposed by ProPublica Analysis of Discrimination by Auto Insurance Companies; Consumer Watchdog Says It Will Press For Further Action

Acting in response to an investigative report by journalists at ProPublica, the California Department of Insurance has ordered two insurance...


Sep 20, 2017, 15:06 ET Florida Blue Supports Hurricane Irma Recovery with Premium Payment and Claim Filing Extensions

Florida Blue, the leading health insurer in Florida, today announced several short-term policy changes related to premium payments and claim...


Sep 20, 2017, 14:05 ET Auto-Owners Insurance Named 2017 Company of the Year by National Association of Professional Insurance Agents

The National Association of Professional Insurance Agents (PIA) has named Auto-Owners Insurance Company as the recipient of its prestigious 2017...


Sep 20, 2017, 10:42 ET LexisNexis Risk Solutions Helps Cook County, Illinois Recapture More than $26 Million in Lost Residential Tax Revenue

Homestead Exemption Fraud Detection technology from LexisNexis® Risk Solutions, as the starting point of investigation, has helped recapture more...


Sep 20, 2017, 10:10 ET Tasos Chatzimichailidis Takes Over as New wefox CEO

Tasos Chatzimichailidis, 53, is the new CEO of the InsurTech wefox, with immediate effect. He succeeds Julian Teicke, who a few weeks ago...


Sep 20, 2017, 10:02 ET Northwestern Mutual Survey Reveals Long-Term Planning Leads to Improving Financial Confidence Among Hispanic Small Business Owners

Today's Hispanic small business owners feel their businesses are financially stable, but as they build success, they should turn their focus to the...


Sep 20, 2017, 08:40 ET Free RF Hazard Insurance for the Wireless Ecosystem

National Antenna & Tower Safety Center™ (NA&TSC) announces a revolutionary protocol and insurance product designed to protect all...


Sep 20, 2017, 08:35 ET JJ Staten Homes Urges Homeowners or Building Owners in Need of Hurricane Irma Repairs in Cape Coral or Fort Myers to Call for an Estimate to Repair Interior Flood or Major Roof Repairs

JJ Staten Homes of Cape Coral, Florida is now urging homeowners in Cape Coral, Fort Myers, Naples or Bonita Springs to call them at 866-213-0007...


Sep 20, 2017, 08:32 ET SKYGEN USA to Showcase Latest Innovations at AHIP and NADP CONVERGE CONFERENCES

Since its inception, SKYGEN USA has been dedicated to re-engineering the delivery of health benefits through innovative, technology-enabled...


Sep 20, 2017, 07:43 ET New Models and Approaches to Condition Management Leading to Accelerated Growth of Solutions

Key healthcare stakeholders are accelerating the adoption of more personalized and holistic approaches to chronic condition management, driven by...


Sep 20, 2017, 07:00 ET EPIC adds Broker Anthony Gerrato in New York City

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


Sep 20, 2017, 06:30 ET Ping An Launches Ten AI+ Innovative Services

Ping An Insurance (Group) Company of China, Ltd. (hereafter "Ping An" or the "Group", HKEx: 2318; SSE: 601318) in its "Simple Life" conference held...


Sep 20, 2017, 04:00 ET CoventBridge Group, Ltd., Expands into Ireland

CoventBridge Group expanded into Ireland in July 2017. CoventBridge Group is a full service investigative firm delivering prompt and highly...


Sep 19, 2017, 17:00 ET White Mountains Announces Final Results Of Its Tender Offer

White Mountains Insurance Group, Ltd. (NYSE: WTM) announced today the final results of its "modified Dutch auction" tender offer. The tender offer...


Sep 19, 2017, 16:47 ET Life Insurance Direct Marketing Association (LIDMA) Announces Legal & General America's "Straight Through Processing" as its 2017 Innovation Award Winner

The Life Insurance Direct Marketing Association (LIDMA) has today announced that it has selected Legal & General America as its first-ever...


Sep 19, 2017, 15:25 ET Seven National Experts Coming to Illinois for Patient Safety Conference

ISMIE Mutual Insurance Company is excited to announce our 2nd Annual Risk Management Symposium: Emerging Risks. This daylong conference, our...


Sep 19, 2017, 13:51 ET Bruce Cornutt of Lyons HR Recognized for Dedication, Leadership and Selfless Service to PEO Industry

The National Association of Professional Employer Organizations (NAPEO) has honored Bruce Cornutt, president of Alabama-based Lyons HR's HRO...


Sep 19, 2017, 13:50 ET 3 Times Your Travel Insurance Claim Will be Denied, says Squaremouth

Misunderstanding a travel insurance policy can lead to an automatic denial when it's time to file a claim. Leading travel insurance comparison...


Sep 19, 2017, 13:47 ET Liberty Mutual Appoints Gregg Cunningham To Lead National Insurance Property

Liberty Mutual Insurance has appointed Gregg Cunningham as executive vice president, National Insurance and general manager, National Insurance...


Sep 19, 2017, 13:03 ET Many Americans appear to have a discouraged outlook on retirement, but there's hope

Only 21 percent of future retirees say life in retirement will be better, and 28 percent of recent retirees say life is worse in retirement,...


Sep 19, 2017, 11:00 ET First-of-Kind Unemployment Insurance Options for 501(c)(3) Nonprofits, Public Entities and Tribally Owned Businesses

501(c) Services, in conjunction with Great American Insurance Group, has introduced UInsureSM, a first-of-kind admitted insurance program that...


Sep 19, 2017, 10:58 ET Answer Financial now Offering Rideshare Gap Coverage for Uber, Lyft and other Rideshare Businesses in 24 States

Answer Financial®, one of the largest auto and home insurance agencies in the U.S., is pleased to announce the addition of Rideshare Gap Coverage...


Sep 19, 2017, 10:56 ET Sirius déclare un dividende trimestriel d'actions privilégiées

Le Conseil d'administration de Sirius International Group, Ltd. a déclaré un dividende trimestriel pour la période du 1er juillet 2017 au 29...


Sep 19, 2017, 10:12 ET New Chubb Whitepaper Underscores Importance of Commercial Real Estate Companies Taking Comprehensive Approach to Risk Management

Chubb has released a whitepaper titled "Keeping Pace with Evolving Risks in Real Estate," which highlights some of the major risks impacting the...


Sep 19, 2017, 10:00 ET XL Group chooses Dublin as preferred location for its EU insurance carrier

XL Group Ltd (NYSE: "XL"), the global insurer and reinsurer, today announced its plans to move its principal European Union ("EU") insurance...