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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May 28, 2016, 00:01 ET U.S. Census Bureau Daily Feature for May 28: First Auto Collision

Following is the daily "Profile America" feature from the U.S. Census Bureau: FIRST AUTO COLLISION Profile America — Saturday, May 28th....


May 27, 2016, 20:13 ET Squaremouth Wins Gold for Customer Service Team of the Year in CSS World Awards

 Squaremouth, America's fastest growing travel insurance comparison site, has been named the "Gold Winner" for Customer Service Team of the...


May 27, 2016, 17:22 ET Pointer Telocation Ltd. Announces Filing of Information Statement in Connection with Spin-Off of Shagrir Group Vehicle Services Ltd.

Pointer Telocation Ltd. (Nasdaq Capital Market: PNTR) - a leading developer, manufacturer and operator of Mobile Resource Management (MRM), today...


May 27, 2016, 16:38 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, 2016. The same data...


May 27, 2016, 10:15 ET Innovative Securities: The Trap of Negative Interest Rates

"Negative interest rates are becoming a common thing among federal banks, and this may change the world of economy and investment," believes...


May 27, 2016, 09:57 ET Tech Mahindra to Acquire Target Group - to Augment Platform BPaaS Offerings in BFSI

- Strategic Move Strengthens Capabilities to Capitalize From the Burgeoning Fintech Market, With Automation and Straight Through...


May 27, 2016, 09:21 ET Florida Domestic Insurers Ready to Respond

 The 2016 hurricane season is upon us and Florida domestics are locked and loaded according to Joseph L. Petrelli, President, Demotech, Inc....


May 27, 2016, 08:00 ET White Mountains Reports Results Of Shareholder Vote

White Mountains Insurance Group, Ltd. (NYSE: WTM) Annual General Meeting of Members was held on May 26, 2016. Members approved all proposals...


May 27, 2016, 07:00 ET Crump Names New President

 Crump Life Insurance Services today announced that, effective July 1, Rob Carney will be promoted to president, replacing Brian Winikoff who...


May 26, 2016, 16:44 ET Safety First Following Tornadoes and Severe Storms

 Tornadoes have touched down this week in towns across the United States. People are beginning the process of picking up the pieces. For those...


May 26, 2016, 16:30 ET Heritage Insurance Announces Retirement of CFO Stephen Rohde, Appointment of New CFO Steven Martindale and Additional Senior Management Promotions

Heritage Insurance Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: HRTG) ("Heritage" or the "Company"), a property and casualty insurance holding company, today announced...


May 26, 2016, 15:05 ET OID has No Authority to Approve Obamacare Rate Increases

 The Oklahoma Insurance Department does not have statutory authority to approve or deny rate increases filed by insurers on the federal health...


May 26, 2016, 14:33 ET Texas Mutual Board Approves $240 Million Policyholder Dividend Distribution

 Texas Mutual Insurance Company announced today that its board of directors voted unanimously to approve a company-record $240 million dividend...


May 26, 2016, 09:00 ET OneBeacon Declares Second Quarter Dividend

At its regular meeting held on May 25, 2016, the OneBeacon Insurance Group, Ltd. (NYSE: OB) Board of Directors declared a $0.21 per share quarterly...


May 26, 2016, 08:58 ET FNF Group to Present at Stephens 2016 Spring Investment Conference

 Fidelity National Financial, Inc. today announced that FNF Group (NYSE:FNF) will present at the Stephens 2016 Spring Investment Conference at...


May 26, 2016, 08:35 ET Munich Re Selects PrecisionHawk to Improve Post-Catastrophe Assessment Using Drone Technology

 Munich Re, one of the world's largest reinsurers, has partnered with PrecisionHawk, a global, drone data platform, to enhance insurance...


May 26, 2016, 08:35 ET USAA, State Farm, and The Hartford Earn Top Customer Experience Ratings for Insurance Carriers, According to Temkin Group

 USAA, State Farm, and The Hartford deliver the best customer experience in the insurance industry, according to the 2016 Temkin Experience...


May 26, 2016, 08:00 ET Tal Yatsiv Named CEO of Backed Inc.

Backed Inc., an online lending platform for personal loans, announced today that Tal Yatsiv has been named Chief Executive Officer. Backed's...


May 26, 2016, 06:00 ET EPIC adds Nick Tan as Surety Manager in San Ramon

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


May 26, 2016, 05:30 ET Heffernan Insurance Brokers Hires Paula Northington to Join Southern California Branch

 Heffernan Insurance Brokers, one of the largest full-service, independent insurance brokerage firms in the United States, recently hired Paula...


May 25, 2016, 16:59 ET Kelly & Associates Insurance Group, Inc. Celebrates 40th Anniversary

 Kelly & Associates Insurance Group, Inc., a KELLY company, celebrates its 40th anniversary today. Kelly & Associates Insurance Group...


May 25, 2016, 16:34 ET Brightway Agency Owner Chad Ourso becomes Brightway's Newest Multi-Unit Owner

Chad Ourso, Agency Owner, The Ourso Agency, is about to realize the revenue-growing benefits of being a Multi-Unit Owner with Brightway as he...


May 25, 2016, 16:30 ET AMERCO Reports Fiscal 2016 Financial Results

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


May 25, 2016, 13:31 ET Celebrating the Active Lifestyle of Motorcycle Enthusiasts, the AARP® Motorcycle Insurance Program from Foremost to Sponsor the 2016 Americade Expo; June 7-11

 The AARP® Motorcycle Insurance Program from Foremost will sponsor the 2016 Americade Expo in Lake George, New York to celebrate the...


May 25, 2016, 12:57 ET Combined Agents of America Elects New 2016 Leadership

 Combined Agents of America, LLC (CAA) at its annual board meeting May 10 – 12 in Dallas, Texas, announced its newly elected 2016-17...