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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10 Dec, 2017, 07:00 GMT Moneyfellows wins MetLife Foundation Financial Innovation Competition powered by Verb, Secures $50,000 Grant

Moneyfellows of Egypt has been announced winner of the MetLife Foundation Inclusion Plus competition in Egypt & Lebanon. The competition was...


06 Dec, 2017, 14:00 GMT Sedgwick to acquire Cunningham Lindsey

Sedgwick Claims Management Services, Inc., a leading global provider of technology-enabled risk and benefits solutions, has signed an agreement to...


06 Dec, 2017, 12:00 GMT Martin Adams Joins CloudMargin as Head of Client Operations

Veteran Derivatives Operations Executive Joins Firm at Period of Substantial Growth CloudMargin, the multi-award winning creator of the...


06 Dec, 2017, 09:00 GMT Heightened Regulatory Demands to Drive Technology-led Risk Management Initiatives in 2018, says ClusterSeven

Henry Umney, CEO of ClusterSeven, offers his views on regulatory and risk management trends in the insurance, banking and financial services...


05 Dec, 2017, 10:42 GMT April International Announces Key Sales Hire

APRIL International, the leading international private medical insurance provider to the individual, student, SME and corporate markets, has...


05 Dec, 2017, 08:17 GMT Scotiabank Formalizes Agreement With BBVA to Acquire its Shares in BBVA Chile

Scotiabank announced today that Banco Bilbao Vizcaya Argentaria, S.A. (BBVA) has formally accepted Scotiabank's offer to acquire its 68.19%...


04 Dec, 2017, 14:00 GMT Why the Health Care Industry Must Refocus Its Approach to Consumer Engagement

'Advice Before the Device' is Key to Engaging Consumers, IMG Experts Say As the health care industry faces mounting pressures to cut costs...


04 Dec, 2017, 13:56 GMT Sapiens Announces Catholic Life Insurance's Expanded Use of StoneRiver Solutions for Life and Annuities

In production StoneRiver ID3 client adds LifeApply and ID3 ACORD Transaction Server Sapiens International Corporation, (NASDAQ: SPNS) (TASE:...


01 Dec, 2017, 21:51 GMT Fineqia Takes Equity Stake in Debt Securities Originator IXL PremFina

Fineqia International Inc. (the "Company" or "Fineqia") (CSE: FNQ) (OTCPink: FNQQF) (Frankfurt: FNQA) is pleased to announce that it has taken a...


29 Nov, 2017, 14:32 GMT Chubb launches enhanced Travel Smart app for business travellers

Chubb has today launched its enhanced Travel Smart app. The latest version of the service provides travel information and safety alerts for...


29 Nov, 2017, 14:00 GMT HiBob Launches Benefits Platform in Partnership with Aviva, Smart Pension, Sodexo and Canada Life

72% of Employers Believe That Benefits are Crucial to Employee Retention; HiBob's New Offering Helps UK Business Put Benefits at the Heart of...


28 Nov, 2017, 16:30 GMT IT BFSI Market Worth 149.74 Billion USD by 2022

According to a new market research report "IT BFSI Market by Component (Technology Type (ECM, CRM, HCM, ERP, Artificial Intelligence, Business...


28 Nov, 2017, 13:30 GMT Sanlam Group Earns Frost & Sullivan's 2017 South African New Product Innovation Award

Go Cover offers on-demand, affordable, flexible insurance for individuals, with plans to expand to enterprises and institutions in the near-term...


28 Nov, 2017, 09:00 GMT Atradius: World Trade Growth Positively Surprises in 2017

- Better prospects, but risks remain to the downside for 2018 Global trade has experienced a broad upturn in 2017. Countries with an open...


28 Nov, 2017, 00:30 GMT Fullerton Health Announces a Significant Investment from Ping An Capital

Fullerton Healthcare Corporation Limited ("Fullerton Health" or the "Group"), a leading provider of corporate healthcare solutions across Asia...


27 Nov, 2017, 14:53 GMT Sirius International Insurance Group Notifies Delek Group of option exercise to acquire all of its holdings in The Phoenix - The Transaction is subject to Regulatory approval

On September 14th 2017, Sirius International Insurance Group, Ltd. signed an agreement with Delek Group for the acquisition of 4.9% of The Phoenix...


27 Nov, 2017, 11:39 GMT UnipolRe Goes Live With NIIT Technologies' Navigator Portal Solution

NIIT Technologies Limited, a leading global IT solutions organization, announced that the reinsurance company UnipolRe has gone live with a new...


24 Nov, 2017, 08:00 GMT Capricorn Acquire Significant Stake in RAW

Capricorn Capital Partners has led a group of investors to acquire a significant equity stake in RAW Capital Partners. As part of the transaction...


21 Nov, 2017, 10:33 GMT Lockton Launches their Women In Leadership (WIL) Initiative in the UAE

Lockton, the world's largest independently owned insurance broker, today launched their Women In Leadership (WIL) initiative for Lockton's female...


21 Nov, 2017, 09:00 GMT Majority of asset managers expected to offer ETFs in next five years

- Exchange-traded fund (ETF) market on track to reach US$7.6t by end of 2020 - 15% to 25% of ETF inflows over next three years expected to come...


15 Nov, 2017, 11:00 GMT New Offices in Bulgaria and Romania: Credit Insurer Atradius Further Expands Their International Presence

Credit insurer Atradius further expands their international presence with two new locations in Bulgaria and Romania. Effective immediately,...


08 Nov, 2017, 11:07 GMT Chubb announces the appointment of Barry Beard as Head of Global Services and Complex Multinational UK&I

Chubb today announced the appointment of Barry Beard as Head of Global Services and Complex Multinational UK&I. In this newly-created role,...


08 Nov, 2017, 10:36 GMT Christmas Comes Early With IXL PremFina's Free Software Offer to UK Insurance Brokers

PremFina Ltd, the award-winning premium finance solution that makes insurance more affordable by spreading the cost of insurance, today announced...


08 Nov, 2017, 08:00 GMT OneTrust Customer, Allianz, Wins Global Privacy Innovation Award

Leading Financial Services Company Allianz Receives 2017 HPE-IAPP Privacy Innovation Award for Innovative Privacy Operations Programme, Including...


07 Nov, 2017, 15:00 GMT International Medical Group Demonstrates Commitment to UAE by Obtaining Consultancy License, Opening Office in Dubai

International Medical Group® (IMG®), a leader in international private medical insurance (IPMI) and global assistance since 1990, has obtained its...