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.

Latest Insurance

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...


13 Jul, 2018, 19:44 BST Grant & Eisenhofer Announces Fortis Investors to Receive $1.5 Billion in Largest Court-Approved Settlement in European Securities Case

Insurance company Ageas (f/k/a Fortis) to pay foundation representing 180+ institutional investors from U.S. and Europe; claims stemmed from...


12 Jul, 2018, 15:29 BST Chubb appoints Annmarie Camp to lead its High Net Worth personal insurance business in Europe

Chubb today announced that Annmarie Camp, Executive Vice President of Personal Insurance National Sales and Distribution, North America, has been...


11 Jul, 2018, 15:15 BST Robert Cox joins Markel as President and Chief Operating Officer to oversee all insurance operations

Markel Corporation (NYSE: MKL) announced today an enhanced leadership structure designed to accelerate growth, build on its financial...


11 Jul, 2018, 11:31 BST Munich Re Figures Show Fewer Severe Natural Disasters in the First Half of the Year

- The first half of 2018 was fortunate in that natural disasters across the world caused significantly lower losses than usual. According to...


11 Jul, 2018, 06:00 BST LexisNexis Risk Solutions Invests in Creation of Dedicated Global Connected Car Team to Enable Automakers to Deliver Next Generation Services

Specialist 35-strong team to grow to 100 employees within five years to enable automotive manufacturers to provide customers with mobility and...


09 Jul, 2018, 14:00 BST Fineqia Announces Stake in Blockchain Insurance Company Black Insurance

Fineqia International Inc. (the "Company" or "Fineqia") (CSE: FNQ) (OTC: FNQQF) (Frankfurt: FNQA) is pleased to announce it is taking an equity...


03 Jul, 2018, 19:59 BST GFT Acquires Canadian IT Specialist V-NEO, Focused on the Insurance Industry

- As a result of the acquisition, GFT will enter the Canadian insurance market, expand its market position in North America and...


03 Jul, 2018, 19:57 BST GFT Acquires Canadian IT Specialist V-NEO, Focused on the Insurance Industry

- As a result of the acquisition, GFT will enter the Canadian insurance market, expand its market position in North America and...


03 Jul, 2018, 10:49 BST The Geneva Association: Annuitisation as an Insurance Solution to People Outliving Their Retirement Savings

The risk of people outliving their retirement savings represents a threat to their standard of living, meaning many could lapse into poverty;...


02 Jul, 2018, 09:00 BST Windward Raises $16.5M, Led by XL Innovate, to Help Marine Insurers Boost Profits

Windward Adapts Market-Leading Intelligence Platform to Marine Insurance Industry Windward, the pioneering maritime risk analytics startup...


28 Jun, 2018, 14:30 BST Biggest Joint-Venture in InsurTech History Between ONE and MunichRE

ONE Insurance launches location- and movement-based pre-emptive protection Encountering risks before they arise: ONE Coach is the latest feature...


28 Jun, 2018, 12:15 BST Intellect Global Transaction Banking (iGTB) to Digitally Transform Techcombank's End-to-End Transaction Banking Business

The tenth digital transformation win in 2018, for iGTB's integrated Digital Transaction Banking (DTB) platform, will enable Techcombank to...


28 Jun, 2018, 09:00 BST Atradius: Speed of B2B Payments in the Americas Declines

90% of suppliers report late payment of invoices; payment duration rising The latest results of annual B2B payment practices survey...


27 Jun, 2018, 16:30 BST Chubb announces appointment of Matthew Hardy as Executive Vice President, Global Energy, Chubb Overseas General

Chubb has today announced the appointment of Matthew Hardy as Executive Vice President, Global Energy, Chubb Overseas General. The appointment is...


27 Jun, 2018, 10:00 BST Game-changing Datasets Provide New Possibilities for Everyone in the Automotive Value Chain, Autovista Group Reports

Autovista Group reports soaring demand for the precise vehicle identification and specification data that its new enhanced manufacturer-backed...


26 Jun, 2018, 17:25 BST Canaccord Genuity Strengthens UK & Europe Capital Markets Team With Senior Hires in Corporate Broking, Sales and Equity Research

Canaccord Genuity is pleased to welcome five senior professionals to its capital markets business in the UK & Europe. The group brings deep...


25 Jun, 2018, 15:30 BST Milliman expands Middle East operations, opening new office in Israel

Benny Gabbay and Daniel Sharon will head the Tel-Aviv office Milliman, Inc., a premier global consulting and actuarial firm, today announced...


25 Jun, 2018, 14:06 BST Chubb announces enhanced Cyber incident response capabilities globally

Chubb today announced that it has enhanced its cyber incident response management capabilities and launched two new ways of accessing the service:...


25 Jun, 2018, 12:00 BST Sirius International Insurance Group, Ltd. To Become Public Company Through A Combination With Easterly Acquisition Corp. Sirius To Lend To Easterly $0.03/share Per Month Through The Extension Period

-- Proposed merger to result in Sirius Group becoming a publicly listed company -- -- Sirius Group is a global, multi-line insurance and...