Insurance A subcategory of financial services and investment-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.

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13 Aug, 2018, 12:30 BST Chubb announces appointment of Janet Edey as Head of Management Liability for the UK and Ireland

Chubb today announced the appointment of Janet Edey as Head of Management Liability for the UK and Ireland. In this role, Janet will have...


07 Aug, 2018, 11:00 BST Symbility Helps Aviva Enhance Policyholders' Claim and Risk Management Experience

Symbility Solutions Inc. ("Symbility") (TSX.V: SY), a global software company focused on modernizing the insurance industry, is pleased to...


07 Aug, 2018, 10:00 BST Nephila To Transition To Own Managing Agency At Lloyd's

Nephila Capital announced today that the Lloyd's Board (previously called the Franchise Board) has given in principle approval to Nephila's plan to...


06 Aug, 2018, 15:26 BST Chubb announces appointment of Raheila Nazir as Cyber Underwriting Manager, UK and Ireland

Chubb today announced the appointment of Raheila Nazir as Cyber Underwriting Manager for the UK and Ireland. In this role, Raheila will have...


02 Aug, 2018, 13:06 BST New CNA Hardy European Subsidiary Granted Its Insurance Company Licence

CNA Hardy, a leading specialist commercial insurance provider for clients within the Lloyd's and company markets, has announced that its new...


02 Aug, 2018, 11:30 BST Global Automotive Telematics Insurance Market to Reach 169 Million Units by 2022, Reports BIS Research

According to a market research report titled "Global Automotive Telematics Insurance Market - Analysis and Forecast (2018-2022)" by BIS Research,...


02 Aug, 2018, 06:45 BST Societe Generale CEO Interview - Q2 2018 Results (Video)

Societe Generale, one of the largest European financial services groups, reports results for Q2 2018. CEO Frédéric Oudéa comments on the Group's...


02 Aug, 2018, 06:29 BST AXA CEO Interview - Half Year 2018 Earnings (Video)

AXA, a worldwide leader in insurance and asset management, reports half year 2018 earnings. Thomas Buberl, CEO of AXA, comments on the Group's...


01 Aug, 2018, 11:50 BST Home Insurance Market Report 2018 Focuses on Industry Overview, Product Scope, Market Status and Outlook, Market Size and Analysis by Regions: Radiant Insights, Inc.

Global Home Insurance Market is expected to grow significantly in the years to come owing to increased property damage from theft or different...


30 Jul, 2018, 14:00 BST Coolsailing, Europe's Boat Rental Pioneer, Launches Its New "SATISFACTION GUARANTEE"

Coolsailing, now part of the Skiset Group (the largest ski and snowboard rental company in Europe) is launching a new exclusive insurance offer,...


30 Jul, 2018, 10:11 BST British Gas Chooses Premium Credit

Following a thorough tender process, Premium Credit has been selected by British Gas to provide premium finance to its home insurance customers,...


27 Jul, 2018, 13:09 BST Chubb partners with DynaRisk to offer cyber loss mitigation service

Chubb has today announced that it has partnered with cyber security company DynaRisk to offer a cyber loss mitigation service* to Chubb's Cyber...


27 Jul, 2018, 11:45 BST NIIT Technologies Recognized as the Only 'Star Performer' Amongst 'Major Contenders' on the 2018 Everest Group PEAK Matrix™ Insurance Application Services

Positioned as a 'Major Contender' on the inaugural Everest Group's Duck Creek Services PEAK Matrix™ NIIT Technologies Ltd., a leading global...


26 Jul, 2018, 15:54 BST Chubb UK&I Claims awarded Chartered Insurer status by the Chartered Insurance Institute

Chubb today announced that its UK & Ireland Claims team has been awarded Chartered Insurer status by the Chartered Insurance Institute...


26 Jul, 2018, 08:00 BST Leading Global Insurer Selects Namirial as New Standard for Digital Transaction Management

One of the world's leading insurers is literally providing its customers, agents and executives with new signature experiences: Wet ink signing...


26 Jul, 2018, 08:00 BST Milliman continues global expansion, opening new office in Turkey

Istanbul office is second new international location in two months, and 14th European office Halil Kolbaşı to lead new office in Istanbul...


25 Jul, 2018, 11:59 BST Stenn International Expands Capital Program for International Trade Finance with Facility from Natixis

Stenn International Ltd. ("Stenn"), a provider of trade financing solutions across global markets, today announced the closing of a senior...


25 Jul, 2018, 11:28 BST Global natural disaster losses reach $45bn during 1H 2018; insurance payouts estimated at $21bn, according to Aon catastrophe report

Cost of natural disasters nearly half of 18-year average for first half of the year Impact Forecasting, the catastrophe model development...


25 Jul, 2018, 09:45 BST InsurTech Start-up Homelyfe Teams up With Premium Credit

Homelyfe, the InsurTech start-up and recent winner in the 2018 Top 100 Start-ups Index, has selected market leader Premium Credit as its premium...


24 Jul, 2018, 13:52 BST Ageas Insurance Adopts Symbility Desk Adjusting Solution

Symbility Solutions (TSX.V: SY) ("Symbility"), a global software company focused on modernizing the insurance industry, is pleased to announce...


24 Jul, 2018, 11:16 BST Chubb Achieves Regulatory Milestones in Preparation for Brexit

Chubb European Group converts to Societas Europaea (SE) ahead of redomicile to France on 1 January 2019 Chubb European Group today announced...


23 Jul, 2018, 12:00 BST Economical Insurance Adopts IBM Cloud to Drive Innovation and Scale

IBM Cloud solution to modernize IT infrastructure and deliver new customer experiences IBM (NYSE: IBM) today announced that Economical...


23 Jul, 2018, 10:25 BST Auto Insurance Market Growth Fueled Due to Rise in Global Vehicle Sales and the Compulsion to Buy Insurance While Purchasing New Vehicle: Radiant Insights, Inc.

Global Auto Insurance Market is predicted to grow considerably in the forecast period due to the rise in the per capita income of the consumers...


19 Jul, 2018, 13:19 BST The Difference Between a Bathroom and a Downstairs Loo?

New Home Insurance Prefill Solution Eases the Application Process and Helps Alleviate Customer Pain Hood Group is first to adopt solution In...


18 Jul, 2018, 14:00 BST SCM Continues U.S. Expansion With the Acquisition of Affirmative Risk Management

SCM Insurance Services, Canada's largest independent, privately owned insurance services provider, today announced that it has acquired...