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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05 Sep, 2018, 08:01 BST The Insurance Development Forum appoints Ekhosuehi Iyahen as Secretary General

The Insurance Development Forum (IDF) is pleased to announce the appointment of Ekhosuehi Iyahen as its first Secretary General, effective 1...


01 Sep, 2018, 10:05 BST People's Insurance Company of China (PICC), one of the largest insurers globally with $126 billion total assets is opting to embrace blockchain technology with the help of DNV GL and VeChain

People's Insurance Company of China (PICC) enters into a partnership relationship with DNV GL and VeChain to bring digital transformation to the...


30 Aug, 2018, 15:13 BST 360Globalnet Celebrates IT Excellence With Another Award Nomination in the 2018 UK IT Industry Awards

360Globalnet, a leader in digitising insurance claims processes, is celebrating again after being shortlisted for Technology Excellence in the...


30 Aug, 2018, 12:25 BST Sirius International Insurance Group, Ltd. And Easterly Acquisition Corp. Amend Merger Agreement

Sirius enters into equity subscription agreements in advance of business combination On August 30, 2018, Sirius International Insurance...


29 Aug, 2018, 14:00 BST Atradius Crédito y Caución S.A. de Seguros y Reaseguros Wins the 'Best Credit Insurance Brand' Europe 2017 from Global Brands Magazine

Atradius Crédito y Caución S.A. de Seguros y Reaseguros, Europe's leading Credit Insurance Company has been awarded the 'Best Credit Insurance...


29 Aug, 2018, 09:00 BST "Don't Keep Business in the Family Beyond Two Generations", Insurance Magnate Ghazi Abu Nahl, Founder and Chairman of Nest Investments, Advises

Ghazi Abu Nahl, founder and Chairman of Nest Investments offers his thoughts on family business Entrepreneurs must not be tempted to make their...


28 Aug, 2018, 02:00 BST Aon's Assessment Solutions: New Report Highlights Seven Strategic Talent Priorities for Digital Transformation

Leaders of organisations across Asia-Pacific and the Middle East (APME) can enable digital transformation, and enhance the success of their...


23 Aug, 2018, 15:22 BST SMART by GEP® Source-to-Pay Procurement Software to Drive Digital Procurement Processes at Brighthouse Financial

GEP's unified procurement software platform selected by major provider of annuities and life insurance GEP, a leading provider of procurement...


21 Aug, 2018, 07:00 BST FICO Survey: More Than 4 Out of 10 Swedish Companies Lack Cybersecurity Insurance

Highlights: - 43 percent of Swedish executives surveyed say their firm has no cybersecurity insurance, compared to the 24 percent...


17 Aug, 2018, 09:00 BST The Geneva Association: Growth of Cyber Insurance Market Should Not be Taken for Granted; Accumulation Risk a Key Concern

Cyber insurance offerings and premium volumes have expanded sizeably. Keeping up with demand is challenging and sustainable growth in the cyber...


16 Aug, 2018, 08:00 BST Insurance Company NOVIS selects IBM Cloud to expand its business globally

Cloud allows insurer to continue global expansion while providing their customers with new digital, omni channel solutions IBM (NYSE: IBM)...


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...