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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17 Aug, 2017, 11:45 BST Eclipse's Proclaim Case Management System Enhances Speed and Transparency at Bellegrove Business Insurance

Insurance and Risk Management firm, Bellegrove Business Insurance, is implementing the Proclaim Case Management Software solution from Eclipse...


17 Aug, 2017, 08:15 BST Swiss Re Corporate Solutions creates global Contingency and Sports Personal Accident (PA) team; appoints Jonathan Cole as Head Contingency and Sports PA

Swiss Re Corporate Solutions creates a global Contingency and Sports Personal Accident (PA) team and appoints Jonathan Cole as Head Contingency and...


17 Aug, 2017, 05:00 BST Coverfox and Vizury Innovate on 'Quote Level Personalization' to Drive Down User Acquisition Cost by 75%

Coverfox, a global top 50 Insurtech company has disrupted the Indian insurance ecosystem with its comparison website where users can compare, buy...


15 Aug, 2017, 13:30 BST Tracking Trends in Biotechnology

The healthcare sector is made up of several different industries, from pharmaceuticals to biotechnology to health insurance. Making predictions in...


10 Aug, 2017, 10:01 BST Baroness Altmann Former Minister of State for Pensions to be Keynote Speaker at Elsa/ BVZL Summit On September 12th in London

Baroness Altmann is to be the keynote speaker at the fourth ELSA/ BVZL Investor Summit. Baroness Altmann, the former Minister of State for...


09 Aug, 2017, 13:42 BST HKU partners with Cyberport to set up HKU x Cyberport Digital Tech Entrepreneurship Platform to co-develop an innovative FinTech ecosystem

A Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) signing ceremony between the University of Hong Kong (HKU) and Hong Kong Cyberport (Cyberport) was held...


08 Aug, 2017, 15:30 BST North America Travel Insurance Market by Distribution Channel 2016-2022 - $8.16 Billion Opportunity Analysis and Industry Forecasts

The "North America Travel Insurance Market by Distribution Channel: Opportunity Analysis and Industry Forecast, 2016-2022" report has been added...


08 Aug, 2017, 07:04 BST Aegon to Sell Unirobe Meeùs Groep

Aegon has agreed to sell Unirobe Meeùs Groep (UMG), an independent financial advisory group, to Aon Groep Nederland for EUR 295 million. The...


08 Aug, 2017, 07:00 BST Aegon to Sell Unirobe Meeùs Groep

Aegon has agreed to sell Unirobe Meeùs Groep (UMG), an independent financial advisory group, to Aon Groep Nederland for EUR 295 million. The...


03 Aug, 2017, 11:22 BST Chubb UK and Ireland appoints Chris Savvas Head of PI

Chubb UK and Ireland, has announced the appointment of Chris Savvas as Head of PI, as the company continues to develop its financial lines and...


03 Aug, 2017, 10:12 BST Sapiens Establishes Local Office in South Africa

Sapiens' new office in Sandton and appointment of a regional director expand the company's footprint in South Africa Sapiens International...


03 Aug, 2017, 06:39 BST AXA CEO Interview - Half Year 2017 Earnings (video)

AXA, a worldwide leader in insurance and asset management, reports Half Year 2017 earnings. Thomas Buberl, CEO of AXA, comments on the Group's...


01 Aug, 2017, 12:00 BST Envista Forensics Announces Rebrand of North American Equipment Restoration Practice

Grover Davis, CEO of Envista Forensics ("Envista"), formally announced today the rebrand of the Company's Equipment Restoration division, known...


01 Aug, 2017, 08:50 BST Frost & Sullivan Analyses Impact of IR DRG Implementation on Healthcare Delivery in Dubai

A head start will be crucial for healthcare providers to strengthen growth opportunities, finds the Transformational Health Practice team...


31 Jul, 2017, 15:01 BST Chubb announces three new appointments to its regional claims team

Chubb today announced the appointment of three new positions within its regional claims team. Marc Scheidegger has been appointed as Claims...


28 Jul, 2017, 06:56 BST BNP Paribas Chief Executive Officer Interview - Q2 2017 Results (Video)

BNP Paribas, one of Europe's largest banks, reports 2017 second quarter results. CEO Jean-Laurent Bonnafé comments on the Group's results. Watch...


28 Jul, 2017, 06:55 BST Tetragon Financial Group Limited Dividend Announcement

On 27 July 2017, the Board of Directors of Tetragon declared a dividend of U.S. $0.1750 (17.50 cents) per share in respect of the second quarter...


27 Jul, 2017, 13:40 BST Banco Bradesco 1S17 Results

The main figures reported by Bradesco in the first semester of 2017, with emphasis on the consolidation, from July 1, 2016, of HSBC Bank Brasil...


26 Jul, 2017, 13:35 BST Markel to acquire State National

Markel Corporation ("Markel") (NYSE: MKL) and State National Companies, Inc. (NASDAQ: SNC) today announced that they have entered into a definitive...


26 Jul, 2017, 12:44 BST Sapiens Announces Enhancement of its Life and Annuities Insurance Suite

The Sapiens ALIS 7 suite provides a single platform for managing individual, group and employee benefit business; enables fast...


24 Jul, 2017, 10:00 BST Milliman analysis shows uncertain future for embedded value reporting in European insurance market

Milliman, Inc., a premier global consulting and actuarial firm, today announced the availability of a new report detailing embedded value (EV)...


24 Jul, 2017, 08:50 BST Sapiens Intends to Leverage Microsoft's Two New Data Centres for its Cloud-Based Services in South Africa

Sapiens' partnership with Microsoft Azure, robust presence in South Africa, and innovative technology will enable local insurers to benefit...


24 Jul, 2017, 08:00 BST Marmalade: Learner Driver Week Highlights Young People's Concerns Behind the Wheel

Census shows that driving lessons leave young drivers unprepared for a lifetime of driving A census of more than 1,800 young and learner...


21 Jul, 2017, 13:28 BST AXA Research Reveals That Global Workforces are Still Vital for Big Business Despite Economic Uncertainty and Rise in Political Populism

- New research from AXA reveals 98% of big businesses surveyed say a globally mobile workforce is important, with a third saying it is...


21 Jul, 2017, 08:27 BST Join Newgen and Sage at 44th Annual Insurance Conference, South Africa to Gain Insights on the Changing Insurance Landscape

Newgen Software, a global provider of Business Process Management (BPM), Enterprise Content Management (ECM), Customer Communication Management...