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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22 Jul, 2019, 16:28 BST Ping An Ranked 29th in Fortune's 2019 Global 500, Top 4 in Financial Sector

Ping An Insurance (Group) Company of China, Ltd. (hereafter "Ping An" or the "Group", HKEx: 2318; SSE: 601318) ranked 29th this year in Fortune...


22 Jul, 2019, 11:16 BST Sapiens Opens a New Office Facility in Bangalore, India

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


18 Jul, 2019, 14:30 BST Shanghai-London Financial Link Upgrades: London Lord Mayor Attends Roundtable Meeting at Shanghai China Life Finance Centre

Lord Mayor of the City of London Peter Estlin visited Shanghai for a roundtable meeting on the subject of the cooperation in the investment of global ...


18 Jul, 2019, 06:30 BST Arabesque S-Ray Partners With Allianz X, Commerz Real, DWS, and Land Hessen

Arabesque S-Ray, a leading global data provider of environmental, social, and governance (ESG) metrics, today announced strategic partnerships with...


17 Jul, 2019, 14:00 BST Aon names Darren Zeidel as General Counsel

Aon plc (NYSE: AON), a leading global professional services firm providing a broad range of risk, retirement and health solutions, today announced...


17 Jul, 2019, 12:00 BST New Frontier Group, industry leader in Cost Containment and Assistance Solutions, announces the arrival of its newest management team member to its rapidly expanding company

New Frontier Group, www.newfrontiergroup.com, Leaders in Global Medical Solutions, has expanded its worldwide management team. Photo -...


17 Jul, 2019, 09:00 BST Insurers Take Decisive Step in Climate Risk Modelling Through Cross-sectoral Mobilisation

Developing and scaling up the integration of the next generation of risk models requires cross-sectoral collaboration, and the insurance industry...


16 Jul, 2019, 16:42 BST Chubb Arabia Cooperative Insurance Company maintains Moody's A3 insurance financial strength rating

Moody's Investors Service has published its updated credit opinion for Chubb Arabia Cooperative Insurance Company which maintains its A3 insurance...


16 Jul, 2019, 08:00 BST Cytora and Convex Develop Artificial Intelligence Powered Solution for Commercial Insurance

Cytora, the AI-powered platform for commercial insurance underwriting, today announces that it has entered into a cooperation with Convex Group...


15 Jul, 2019, 12:44 BST MSV Life Selects Sapiens' Solutions for Its Digital Transformation Project

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


15 Jul, 2019, 08:00 BST Nick Burns Named Chief Executive Officer at Gallagher's Employee Benefits Consulting Division, U.K.

Arthur J. Gallagher & Co., a global leader in insurance brokerage, risk management, and consulting services, has named Nick Burns as its new Chief...


11 Jul, 2019, 10:00 BST SafeCharge Collaborates With Visa to Provide InsurTech Company Setoo With Faster Insurance Payouts

SafeCharge (AIM: SCH), the partner of choice for businesses who demand more from payment technology, has announced a new collaboration with Visa...


10 Jul, 2019, 15:31 BST Calypso Welcomes Richard Bentley as Chief Product and Engineering Officer

Calypso Technology Inc., a leading provider of cloud-enabled, cross-asset front-to-back solutions and managed services for financial markets is...


09 Jul, 2019, 15:30 BST Ontario Teachers' names Jo Taylor President and CEO effective January 1, 2020, succeeding Ron Mock, who retires at year-end

Ontario Teachers' Pension Plan (Ontario Teachers') is pleased to announce the appointment of Jo Taylor as its new President and CEO, effective...


09 Jul, 2019, 12:48 BST GCW Global Customised Wealth Announces Two New Appointments: Chief Financial Officer and Senior Adviser

GCW Global Customised Wealth, the global investment management firm, announced two new senior company officials have joined the firm, Chief Financial ...


09 Jul, 2019, 09:00 BST Omio Chooses Setoo to Transform Its Travel Insurance Offering in the UK

Insurance and protection-as-a-service company Setoo, today announced it will work with Omio (formerly GoEuro), the leading European booking platform...


08 Jul, 2019, 13:00 BST $22bn Global Insurance Broker Selects Konfidas as a Partner in Cybersecurity Excellence for the Israeli Market

Konfidas, a leading cybersecurity company in Israel, and Howden a Global Insurance Brokers have joined forces to provide first-of-its-kind Managed...


04 Jul, 2019, 09:00 BST PremFina Makes Final Shortlist for Hottest FinTech Startup in Europe in The Europas Awards

PremFina Ltd ("PremFina" or the "Company"), the first venture capital backed premium finance company to offer a proprietary software as a white-label ...


03 Jul, 2019, 00:00 BST ARAG Launches Operations in Australia

The ARAG Group partners with HDI Global Specialty SE – Australia and continues to pursue its international expansion. ARAG Services Australia Pty Ltd ...


02 Jul, 2019, 04:30 BST Aegon Life Boosts Website Conversions With Lemnisk's Customer Data Platform

Aegon Life Insurance, pioneer of digital insurance in India, increased its website conversions with Lemnisk's Customer Data Platform (CDP)....


01 Jul, 2019, 08:00 BST Aon, Oxfam, and Etherisc launch first blockchain-based agricultural insurance policies for smallholder farmers in Sri Lanka

Aon plc, the leading global professional services firm providing a broad range of risk, retirement and health solutions; Oxfam in Sri Lanka, the...


28 Jun, 2019, 15:01 BST Polygon Acquires Nettag AG to Become a Leading Service Provider in Switzerland

Polygon has signed an agreement to acquire the shares of Nettag AG. The acquisition will add 35 employees and a turnover of about 4.5 MEUR. Nettag AG ...


27 Jun, 2019, 21:27 BST Political Will and Innovative Finance - Key to Making African Smart Cities a Reality

Laurent Lamothe took part in Angotic, Angola's most reputable innovation forum. Lamothe, known as Haiti's most successful and longest-serving Prime...


26 Jun, 2019, 09:00 BST Building Trust Is Key to Addressing Underinsurance in Mature Markets, Reveals a Geneva Association Customer Survey

Insurance protection gaps in mature markets could be narrowed by reinforcing trust in insurers, finds a customer survey of The Geneva Association,...


25 Jun, 2019, 16:30 BST Insurance Fraud Detection Market Worth $7.9 Billion by 2024 - Exclusive Report by MarketsandMarkets™

According to a new market research report "Insurance Fraud Detection Market by Component (Solutions (Fraud Analytics, Authentication, and GRC),...