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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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...


19 Jul, 2017, 18:51 BST University of Hertfordshire: It is Time for the NHS to See Care Homes as Partners Not Problems, Major Three-Year Study Finds

Research identifies how the NHS and care homes can work better together to deliver high quality, cost-effective healthcare to the half million...


17 Jul, 2017, 13:28 BST Access Bank Group/UNICEF Initiative - 10 Years Commitment to Africa

Relationships and in-house expertise drives UK subsidiary balance sheet growth to in excess of £1bn As The Access Bank UK prepares to...


12 Jul, 2017, 10:00 BST Global Health Services Company Cigna Acquires Zurich Insurance Middle East

Cigna launches new phase of operations as the premier provider of health and wellness services to Individuals, Employers and Government entities...


11 Jul, 2017, 09:00 BST Takaful offers significant opportunities for insurance industry growth

Pioneering Milliman global Takaful report analyses trends in general and family Takaful Milliman, Inc., a premier global consulting and...


06 Jul, 2017, 13:51 BST A Specialty Program Manager is now in Production with StoneRiver’s CompSuite® Policy System, Following a Six-Week Implementation

Sapiens International Corporation, (NASDAQ and TASE: SPNS), a leading global provider of software solutions for the insurance industry, with a...


06 Jul, 2017, 10:00 BST Milliman: To optimise financial decision-making, human-and-machine iterative process proves most successful

Milliman, Inc., the premier global consulting and actuarial firm, today announced that an innovative new study examining multi-criteria...