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11:30 GMT "Always On" Work Culture Taking its Toll Reveals 2019 Cigna 360 Well-Being Survey

Global health service company Cigna Corporation (NYSE:CI) today released the results of its global 2019 Cigna 360 Well-Being Survey – "Well and...


21 Mar, 2019, 22:32 GMT Markel Corporation releases 2018 annual report

Markel Corporation (NYSE: MKL) announced today that it released its 2018 annual report. One of the highlights of the annual report is the letter to...


21 Mar, 2019, 09:00 GMT PremFina is Going Green With Eco-friendly Initiatives

PremFina Ltd ("PremFina" or the "Company"), the U.K.'s first venture capital backed premium finance company, has announced its company-wide "Go...


20 Mar, 2019, 11:10 GMT Windward Launches New Insurance Suite to Help Marine Underwriters Boost Performance

Windward, a world leader in maritime risk analytics, today announced the launch of its new Insurance Suite, designed to help marine insurers optimize ...


20 Mar, 2019, 08:00 GMT Lombard International: 2018 Financial Results

Strong performance delivered, with €5.1 billion new business premiums written in 2018 Assets under administration grew to €41.5 billion Continued...


19 Mar, 2019, 13:42 GMT Health Protection Gaps in Emerging Markets - An Opportunity for Health Insurers to Serve the Most Vulnerable: The Geneva Association

People in emerging markets have great difficulty funding their healthcare needs, as overall expenditure in healthcare is growing faster than gross...


18 Mar, 2019, 10:00 GMT CNseg and Fenaber gather the Market in the largest reinsurance event in South America

The 8th Rio de Janeiro Reinsurance Conference, the main reinsurance event on the South American calendar, is taking place on April 8th and 9th. Put...


15 Mar, 2019, 23:18 GMT Markel Corporation releases annual letter to shareholders

Markel Corporation (NYSE: MKL) announced today that it released its annual letter to shareholders. The letter, signed by Markel's Co-CEOs Thomas S....


14 Mar, 2019, 11:28 GMT Ping An Overseas Holdings Announces US$150 million Equity Investment in GDS

China Ping An Insurance Overseas (Holdings) Limited ("Ping An Overseas Holdings" or the "Company"), a subsidiary of Ping An Insurance (Group) Company ...


14 Mar, 2019, 09:00 GMT Liberty Mutual Concludes Strategic Review of Pembroke and Ironshore Europe, Reaches Agreement to Sell Operation to Hamilton Insurance Group

Today, Liberty Mutual announced the conclusion of its strategic review of its London-based Pembroke Managing Agency Limited and Dublin-based...


12 Mar, 2019, 16:15 GMT Ping An Reports Steady Growth of 18.9% in Operating Profit Attributable to Shareholders of the Parent Company Cash Dividend Growth of 28% and Adoption of Its First Share Repurchase Plan

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


11 Mar, 2019, 13:19 GMT KW Specialty Selects Sapiens Solutions on the Cloud

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


06 Mar, 2019, 07:00 GMT Canada Life Reinsurance Enters Into €5.5bn Longevity Risk Reinsurance Agreement With SRLEV N.V. (VIVAT)

Canada Life Reinsurance is pleased to announce that it has recently entered into a long-term longevity reinsurance agreement with VIVAT covering 70%...


05 Mar, 2019, 11:25 GMT Mobile Phone Insurance Market Size to Reach $32.24 Billion By 2025: Hexa Research

The global mobile phone insurance market is projected to be USD 32.24 billion in 2025, growing at a CAGR of 12.5% from 2017 to 2025. The launch of...


05 Mar, 2019, 08:00 GMT Tier One Chinese Insurer Successfully Launches Next Generation Core System Based on eBaoCloud InsureMO as Middleware

China Continent Insurance Co., Ltd. (CCIC) recently announced the successful launch of its next-generation Core System developed leveraging...


04 Mar, 2019, 17:11 GMT New Travel Protection Plan, SafeCruise℠, Created to Protect Cruise Travelers

As the number of cruise-goers continues to rise around the world, travelers can now cruise with confidence with the official launch of SafeCruise℠....


04 Mar, 2019, 10:47 GMT Arthur J. Gallagher & Co. Signs Agreement To Acquire Jardine Lloyd Thompson Group's Global Aerospace Operations

Arthur J. Gallagher & Co. (NYSE: AJG) today announced the signing of an agreement to acquire the global aerospace operations of Jardine Lloyd...


27 Feb, 2019, 13:00 GMT CyberScout Develops Innovative Cyber Insurance Distribution Model with Two New Partnerships in Southeast Asia

CyberScout, the gold standard in identity and data defence services, is pleased to announce two new global partnerships that will introduce...


27 Feb, 2019, 10:00 GMT Visiongain Report Looks at Opportunities Within the $4.3bn Cyber Insurance Market

Cyber Insurance Market Report 2019-2029 Forecasts by Cover Type (Standalone, Packaged), by Company Size (SMEs and Large enterprises), by Service...


25 Feb, 2019, 12:00 GMT Mobile Phone Insurance Ecosystem Market Grow More Than $27 Billion Revenue by 2020

ReportsnReports adds The "Mobile Phone Insurance Ecosystem Market : 2017 – 2030 – Opportunities, Challenges, Strategies & Forecasts" report presents...


22 Feb, 2019, 09:00 GMT Black box? 'Don't mind if I do'

Drivers in the UK increasingly want usage-based insurance (UBI). 60% of drivers would take a telematics or 'black box' policy today to save money and ...


21 Feb, 2019, 05:17 GMT CDPQ to Become Largest Shareholder in Allied Universal

Caisse de dépôt et placement du Québec ("CDPQ") announced today a major investment in Allied Universal ("the Company"), the leading security services ...


19 Feb, 2019, 11:46 GMT Chubb appoints Louise Joyce as Life Sciences Manager for the UK and Ireland

Chubb today announced the appointment of Louise Joyce as Life Sciences Manager for the UK and Ireland. In this role, Louise will have responsibility...


18 Feb, 2019, 11:00 GMT Portag3 Ventures Increases Stake in Hellas Direct

Hellas Direct, a Cyprus-based online insurance company, is pleased to announce that Portag3 Ventures ("Portag3") has increased its equity stake in...