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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09:00 ET Semsee Hits Important Milestones in Q2: Increases Number of Carriers and Expands Its Commercial Lines Quoting Platform for Agents

Semsee, the automated small commercial quoting solution for agents, achieved important milestones in the first half of 2020, growing to nearly 20...


09:00 ET On-Demand Insurance arrives in Brazil, powered by Trov & Sura

Trov, a global leader and pioneer of on-demand insurance technology, today announced a partnership with Seguros Sura Brazil, one of Latin America's...


09:00 ET John Hancock Retirement Launches Onboarding Resource Center and Plan Manager Tools to Help Advisors Better Serve Plans and Participants Digitally

Innovative Resources Available for Financial Professionals As a Systematic and Digital-Centric Approach to Plan Service Grows Amidst COVID-19...


09:00 ET Swiss Re Corporate Solutions launches HAIL, a parametric insurance solution for businesses operating in 11 hail-prone states

Swiss Re Corporate Solutions (SRCS) expands its parametric offering with the launch of HAIL, a parametric hail insurance cover. The new solution is...


09:00 ET AXA XL to launch first-of-its-kind Construction Ecosystem to provide contractors in-depth insight of jobsite & operational risks

AXA XL's North America Construction insurance business will launch the first-of-its-kind Construction Ecosystem, an integrated digital platform,...


09:00 ET bolt reaches $3 billion milestone in active premium on its cloud-based platform

Bolt® Solutions, Inc. ("bolt"), the leading digital distribution platform provider for the property and casualty (P&C) insurance industry, has...


08:00 ET QBE North America Promotes Steve Gransbury to Head of New Specialty Insurance Business Unit and Tara Krauss to Head of Accident & Health

QBE North America announced today the promotion of Steve Gransbury to Head of Specialty Insurance, a newly created group of existing QBE businesses,...


08:00 ET Patra and Assurex Global Announce Multi-Year Strategic Partnership

Patra, a leader in technology-enabled solutions for the insurance industry, and Assurex Global, the world's largest privately-held commercial...


May 26, 2020, 15:00 ET Legal & General America Welcomes Jennifer Torneden, Senior Vice President of Sales & Strategic Growth

Legal & General America (LGA), a top ten U.S. life insurer, has brought on Jennifer Torneden as vice president of sales & strategic growth starting...


May 26, 2020, 14:45 ET Annual Milliman survey reveals a significant shift in sales from universal life insurance to indexed universal life insurance

Milliman, Inc., a premier global consulting and actuarial firm, today released the results of its annual comprehensive study of universal life (UL)...


May 26, 2020, 13:56 ET 6 in 10 Homeowners in High-Risk Flood Zones Don't Have Flood Insurance, ValuePenguin.com Study Finds

Where disasters are concerned, 2020 is destined to go down in history as the year of the COVID-19 pandemic — but that doesn't make the threat of...


May 26, 2020, 13:00 ET Manulife Gives "Thank You Day" Off to Employees in 2020; Five Additional Personal Days in 2021

C$ unless otherwise stated TSX/NYSE/PSE: MFC SEHK: 945 TORONTO, May 26, 2020 /PRNewswire/ - Manulife and John Hancock will be giving its more than...


May 26, 2020, 12:49 ET American Collectors Insurance Launches Virtual Car Show Contest

Calling all collector car enthusiasts! American Collectors Insurance, one of the nation's leading providers of classic and collector car insurance...


May 26, 2020, 12:48 ET HawkSoft Announces Integration With Better Agency Insurance CRM to Automate Marketing and Sales Campaigns

HawkSoft's 25-year history is highlighted by unrelenting focus on building software from the independent agent's point of view. HawkSoft is proud to...


May 26, 2020, 11:03 ET Protiviti Named to 2020 'Best Workplaces in Chicago' List

Global consulting firm Protiviti has been named to the Great Place to Work 'Best Workplaces in ChicagoTM list for the third consecutive year. To...


May 26, 2020, 09:36 ET Allstate extends Shelter-in-Place Payback through June

Allstate (NYSE: ALL) is extending its Shelter-in-Place Payback through June 30, 2020, for personal auto insurance customers as they drive less and...


May 26, 2020, 09:30 ET Cyber Insurance Market Expected to Generate $28.60 Billion by 2026, at 24.9% CAGR

Allied Market Research published a report, titled, "Cyber Insurance Market by Company Size (Large Companies and Small & Medium-sized Companies) and...


May 26, 2020, 09:00 ET Pretected Reveals the Most Popular Cars in America for 2020

According to Pretected.com, one of the largest insurance comparison websites in the US, the most popular car in America for the first half of 2020 is ...


May 26, 2020, 08:49 ET Blue Shield of California and Vital Decisions Collaborate to Connect Eligible Members with Palliative Care Services

Blue Shield of California and Vital Decisions are collaborating to increase the awareness, education and use of Blue Shield's innovative home-based...


May 26, 2020, 08:33 ET Sapiens' Decision Management Platform Selected by American Family Insurance

Sapiens Americas, a wholly owned subsidiary of Sapiens International Corporation, (NASDAQ: SPNS) (TASE: SPNS), a leading global provider of software...


May 26, 2020, 08:00 ET Aflac Incorporated Donates $1 Million to Crisis Text Line to Assist Frontline Workers in U.S. Experiencing Emotional Distress

Aflac Incorporated, a leader in supplemental insurance at U.S. worksites, today announced a $1 million donation to Crisis Text Line. A global,...


May 26, 2020, 07:00 ET Openly, Premium Home Insurance Provider, Open For Business In Kentucky

Openly Insurance, a tech-forward company that specializes in premium homeowners insurance, announced today that it's entering Kentucky. Openly is...


May 22, 2020, 14:20 ET Deferred Annuity Sales Barely Decline Despite Effects Of COVID-19

Wink's Sales & Market Report is the insurance industry's #1 resource for annuity sales data since 1997. Sixty-one indexed annuity providers, 48 fixed ...


May 22, 2020, 08:38 ET National Alliance to Resume In-Person Educational Offerings

The National Alliance for Insurance Education & Research announced that it will conduct two in-person courses after it had temporarily suspended all...


May 22, 2020, 08:25 ET Manulife Financial Corporation announces USD Senior Notes Private Placement

C$ unless otherwise stated TSX/NYSE/PSE: MFC SEHK: 945 TORONTO, May 22, 2020 /PRNewswire/ - Manulife Financial Corporation ("MFC") announced today...