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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14 Dec, 2018, 13:51 GMT I-COG's Leading Conversation Management Product Goes Stateside

Leading Claims Validation Partner I-COG announces the launch of its unique Conversation Management Risk-Identification and Cost-Containment Solution...


11 Dec, 2018, 08:00 GMT Motive Partners Announces Acquisition of Finantix

Finantix is a leading provider of technology enabling the digitalization of omni-channel advisory, sales and services processes of private banks,...


06 Dec, 2018, 23:23 GMT Markel Issues Statement

Markel Corporation (NYSE: MKL) said today that after having been contacted on November 30, 2018, it is fully cooperating with inquiries by US and...


06 Dec, 2018, 21:01 GMT Arthur J. Gallagher & Co. Acquires Boston Marks Insurance Brokers

Arthur J. Gallagher & Co. (NYSE: AJG) today announced the acquisition of Boston Marks Insurance NZ in New Zealand, BMG Aviation in Australia and the...


06 Dec, 2018, 13:40 GMT Vitality-linked Insurers to Get 100 Million People 20% More Active by 2025

Building on the results of the largest behaviour change study on physical activity, Vitality and its global network of insurers have collectively...


06 Dec, 2018, 13:09 GMT Osman Semerci Appointed as Consultant at Finance & Insurance

Top independent brokerage Finance & Insurance welcomes Osman Semerci London-based EMEA investment specialist and founder of EMEA Capital LLP, Osman...


05 Dec, 2018, 17:00 GMT CNA Hardy Brexit Structure Approved

CNA Hardy, a leading specialist commercial insurance provider for clients within the Lloyd's and company markets, has announced that CNA Insurance...


03 Dec, 2018, 00:00 GMT Arthur J. Gallagher & Co. Acquires IBS Re Singapore, And 40% Equity Stake In PT IBS Insurance Broking Service In Indonesia

Arthur J. Gallagher & Co. today announced that it has acquired a 40% equity stake in Indonesian insurance broker and risk management services...


29 Nov, 2018, 15:00 GMT Life Insurance Policy Administration Systems Market is Expected to Register a CAGR of 12.0% from 2018 to 2026- Persistence Market Research

Life Insurance Policy Administration System Market: SaaS Deployment Model Expected to Grow Globally Across Multiple Industries According to a recent...


28 Nov, 2018, 11:18 GMT CNA Hardy Announce Lloyd's Active Underwriter

CNA Hardy is pleased to announce that, Carl Day will take on the role of Active Underwriter from Patrick Gage on 1 January 2019 in addition to his...


28 Nov, 2018, 10:59 GMT Ecclesiastical Insurance Group Selects Sapiens' Property and Casualty Insurance Suite as Its New Core Platform

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


27 Nov, 2018, 15:56 GMT Chubb launches Terrorism Risk Evaluation Services for multinational businesses

Chubb has today launched a new service for multinational companies and large middle market businesses which combines its Terrorism & Political...


27 Nov, 2018, 13:30 GMT Bindable Announces Investment Round Led by EPIC, Motive Partners and Wafra

Bindable, an insurance technology company whose goal is to transform the affinity distribution of insurance, today announced an investment from EPIC...


27 Nov, 2018, 13:00 GMT Snapsheet and Zurich Insurance Group collaborate, bringing innovative claims software to international businesses

Snapsheet, the leading provider of virtual claims technology for the personal and commercial insurance marketplace, today announced a new strategic...


21 Nov, 2018, 06:57 GMT Ping An Group Appoints International General Counsel

Ping An Insurance (Group) Company of China, Ltd. (hereafter "Ping An" or the "Group") (HKEx: 2318; SSE: 601318) announced that the Group has...


20 Nov, 2018, 20:04 GMT Risk is global but confidence is local

Risk levels are broadly consistent around the world, with 82% of business leaders feeling they operate in a moderate to high risk environment....


20 Nov, 2018, 12:21 GMT Tier 1 South Africa Bank Expands Its Use of Sapiens Life Suite With Addition of Annuities and Funeral Business

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


20 Nov, 2018, 10:41 GMT Societal Benefits Would Arise From Integration of Climate Science into Catastrophe Risk Modelling: The Geneva Association

Catastrophe risk modelling has revolutionised the way insurers assess, price and manage disaster risks. Its usefulness to society could be even...


19 Nov, 2018, 21:56 GMT International Medical Group (IMG) and Global Risk Management Leader, WorldAware, Team Up to Assist Customers and Clients

International Medical Group® (IMG®) is pleased to announce that it will be adding WorldAware's security and travel intelligence services to its...


14 Nov, 2018, 22:52 GMT Markel completes acquisition of Nephila Holdings Limited

Markel Corporation ("Markel") (NYSE: MKL) announced today that it has completed its acquisition of Nephila Holdings Limited ("Nephila"), a leading...


14 Nov, 2018, 10:00 GMT Telematics insurance helps cut young driver casualty rates by 35%

Ahead of Road Safety Week 2018, new analysis of the latest UK road casualty statistics1 by LexisNexis® Risk Solutions has revealed that the number of ...


13 Nov, 2018, 07:40 GMT Greater Than Enters Partnership With Zurich Insurance and Sixt Ireland

Insurtech company Greater Than enters the Irish market by entering a partnership with Zurich Insurance UK and Sixt Ireland. With a common goal to...


08 Nov, 2018, 13:25 GMT Great-West Lifeco Appoints Paul Finkbeiner as Newly-Created Executive Vice-President, Global Head of Real Estate

TSX: GWO All figures are expressed in Canadian dollars, except as noted. Great-West Lifeco Inc. today announced that Paul Finkbeiner, President, GWL...


07 Nov, 2018, 11:29 GMT Ping An Powering Ahead with World-leading Fintech and Healthtech

Ping An Insurance (Group) Company of China, Ltd. (hereafter "Ping An" or "the Group" or "the Company", HKEx: 2318; SSE: 601318) today showcased its...


07 Nov, 2018, 08:45 GMT Platform-based Companies to Lead Banking Innovation by 2022

Infosys Finacle, part of EdgeVerve Systems, a product subsidiary of Infosys (NYSE: INFY), and Efma, a global not-for-profit organisation, today...