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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05 Nov, 2018, 23:35 GMT Sirius Group Becomes Public Company Via Business Combination With Easterly Acquisition Corp.; Completes Private Placement; Announces New Majority-Independent Board Of Directors

Sirius International Insurance Group, Ltd. ("Sirius Group"), a global multi-line insurance and reinsurance group, announced that it has closed the...


05 Nov, 2018, 13:52 GMT Sapiens Announces That Preferred Physicians Medical Has Selected Sapiens North American P&C Platform on the Cloud

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


01 Nov, 2018, 13:54 GMT Chubb cyber attack simulation board game wins global industry award

A cyber attack simulation board game created by Chubb has won a global gaming industry accolade. "Hacksagon!" developed by Chubb's European cyber...


01 Nov, 2018, 10:23 GMT PremFina Bolsters Client Support Team as Clients Grow 20x

PremFina Ltd ("PremFina" or "the Company"), the U.K.'s digital platform for premium finance, bolstered its Client Services team to assist the...


31 Oct, 2018, 16:28 GMT CGCX Targets 1.5 mln South East Asian Insurance Users with Archipelago Partnership

CGCX (Calfin Global Crypto Exchange), the world's first insured hybrid crypto exchange platform (who just recently raised over $32.5 million during...


31 Oct, 2018, 14:04 GMT Ping An delivers Hong Kong's first blockchain-powered trade finance platform

Ping An Insurance (Group) Company of China, Ltd. (hereafter "Ping An" or "the Group" or "the Company")(HKEx: 2318)(SSE: 601318) delivered Hong Kong's ...


31 Oct, 2018, 13:26 GMT Fosun to announce Protechting winners at Web Summit 2018 in Lisbon

Fosun will announce the winners of the Protechting competition at Web Summit 2018, one of the largest technology conferences in the world. This is...


31 Oct, 2018, 12:01 GMT Nan Shan Life and Nan Shan General Insurance Bags the 'Best Insurance Brand, Taiwan' in the Global Brands Magazine Awards, UK

Nan Shan, Taiwan's Leading Insurance Company has won the Best Insurance Brand in Taiwan for its performance by Global Brands Magazine which is a...


30 Oct, 2018, 13:48 GMT Sherpa Launches Commission Free Insurance

Plans to disrupt insurance industry and offer savings of up to 20% and free advice. Life insurance and critical illness first products to market...


30 Oct, 2018, 07:12 GMT BNP Paribas CEO Interview - 3Q 2018 Results

BNP Paribas, one of Europe's largest banks, reports 2018 third quarter results. CEO Jean-Laurent Bonnafé comments on the Group's results. Watch video ...


29 Oct, 2018, 15:17 GMT Ping An's 9M18 operating profit attributable to shareholders of parent company rose 19.5%, Life VNB growth rate improved in Q3

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


29 Oct, 2018, 10:34 GMT BGC Partners to Acquire Ed Broking Group Limited, a Leading Lloyd's of London Insurance Broker

BGC Partners, Inc. (NASDAQ: BGCP) ("BGC Partners," "BGC" or "the Company"), a leading global brokerage and financial technology company, today...


29 Oct, 2018, 10:00 GMT Late Payment of Invoices a Growing Problem for Western European Suppliers, Atradius Survey Reveals

3 in 5 Western European suppliers reported financial distress on the business due to late payment Although still positive, growth of Western European ...


26 Oct, 2018, 12:49 BST PremFina Appoints Nij Saha as Chief Technology Officer

PremFina Ltd ("PremFina" or "the Company"), the U.K.'s first venture capital backed premium finance company, appoints Nij Saha as its new Chief...


25 Oct, 2018, 13:09 BST LGB & Co Appoints Ivan Sedgwick as Investment Director

Ivan joins with a mandate to assess investment opportunities in the equity and debt markets as well as develop LGB's overall investment proposition...


24 Oct, 2018, 12:06 BST PremFina Partners With Open GI for Growth in the UK Insurance Market

PremFina Ltd ("PremFina" or "the Company"), the UK's only venture capital backed premium finance company, announces the successful integration of its ...


24 Oct, 2018, 06:41 BST iGTB Oxford School of Transaction Banking Huge Success on First-time Visit to Asia

53 participants from 25 banks across Asia give the iGTB Oxford School a rave 72% net promoter score The Asian Tiger Singapore showed its hunger for...


24 Oct, 2018, 02:33 BST iGTB and Bolero International Partner for Revenue Enablement and Capital Optimisation for Trade Finance and Supply Chain Finance Solutions

Intellect Global Transaction Banking (iGTB), the transaction banking division of Intellect Design Arena Ltd, the leading B2B fintech with 21% CAGR...


23 Oct, 2018, 03:53 BST Guotai Junan Receives the "2018 Exceptional Contribution to Poverty Relief Award of the Chinese Securities and Futures Industry"

Guotai Junan was rewarded the "Exceptional Contribution to Poverty Relief Award" in the 2018 Poverty Relief Conference of the Chinese Securities and...


18 Oct, 2018, 12:30 BST Liberty Mutual Is Conducting A Strategic Review Of Pembroke

Liberty Mutual Insurance announced today that it is undertaking a strategic review of its London-based Pembroke Managing Agency Limited, acquired...


17 Oct, 2018, 10:32 BST NIIT Technologies Q2 FY2019 PAT up 66.3% YoY

Revenues grow 10% QoQ NIIT Technologies Limited (NSE: NIITTECH), a leading global IT solutions organization, today announced its financial results...


16 Oct, 2018, 13:00 BST CyberScout To Provide Identity Theft Resolution To Länsförsäkringar; Partnership Will Help SMEs Manage Global Cyber Risks Post GDPR

CyberScout is excited to announce a new partnership with Länsförsäkringar, a group of customer-owned insurance companies that provides personal,...


11 Oct, 2018, 16:42 BST Sapiens Concludes Its Largest To Date U.S. Client Summit

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


11 Oct, 2018, 14:00 BST GFT Expands Global Team, Adding Modern Applications Practice Lead, Further Strengthening Cloud Technical Expertise and Creating a Dedicated Cloud Partner Management Team

GFT, the global provider of business, IT and software services to the financial services community, announces a significant expansion of its global...


11 Oct, 2018, 06:00 BST Twenty UK Tech Companies Named on Global InsurTech 100 List

UK's status as an innovation leader in InsurTech (insurance technology) was underlined today by the inclusion of 20 UK-based companies in the...