Industry Feeds

Industry Feeds

Business Insurance

March 29, 2017
Scientists have said that the Gulf of Cadiz off the European coast is susceptible to earthquakes at sea which can cause a mega tsunami that...
March 29, 2017
The Insurance Council of New Zealand said that the November 2016 Kaikoura earthquake generated about 38,000 claims making it the world's most...
March 29, 2017
A report by Australian telecommunications firm Telstra Corp. Ltd. found that cybercrimes more than doubled in the nation in 2016."
March 29, 2017
A report by U.K.-based Fitch Ratings Ltd. found that Malaysian insurance industry is likely to further consolidate as regulatory measures are...

Claims Journal

March 29, 2017
The U.S. Supreme Court grappled over whether to upend a quarter-century of practice and limit where patent infringement lawsuits can be filed. The...
March 29, 2017
Dazed Oakland, Calif., residents who escaped an early morning fire that killed one person report being wakened by neighbors’ screams and the...
March 29, 2017
Chubb Introduces New Workers’ Compensation System for Small Businesses A new online system from Chubb will help independent agents quote and...
March 29, 2017
Mother and Son Sentenced for California Auto Insurance Fraud Scheme Henrietta Silva and her son, Peter, were sentenced recently in the San Diego...

Insurance Journal

March 29, 2017
Naples, Fla.-based RMC Group, a consortium of insurance and actuarial consulting firms, has announced it plans to expand its international operations...
March 29, 2017
Wells Fargo & Co. said it agreed to pay $110 million to settle a lawsuit by customers challenging its opening of accounts without their...
March 29, 2017
Fosun International Ltd , one of China’s most aggressively acquisitive conglomerates, said its chief executive and vice president stepped down...
March 29, 2017
The U.K. will start the clock on two years of negotiations to withdraw from the European Union on Wednesday, a divorce that will redefine the country...

Property Casualty 360

March 29, 2017
Bearing failures in machinery can cause significant claims.
March 29, 2017
When you combine data scientists, actuaries, statisticians, and others on a data analytics team, are you sure they have a common language?
March 29, 2017
When a theft occurs in a business, and an employee is suspected, when is insurance coverage available?
March 29, 2017
Structure fires caused a total of $10.3 billion in damage in 2015 — with the majority of the losses sustained by residential properties ($7.2 billion...

Best's Review

March 28, 2017
A.M. Best has placed under review with negative implications the Long-Term Issuer Credit Rating (Long-Term ICR) of “bbb-” of Sagicor Financial...
March 28, 2017
Insurance groups have asked a House subcommittee to repeal the Financial Stability Oversight Council’s authority to designate insurers as...
March 28, 2017
A.M. Best has removed from under review with positive implications and upgraded the Financial Strength Rating (FSR) to A+ (Superior) from A (...
March 28, 2017
MassMutual Southern New England and MassMutual Northern New England have merged with Commonwealth Financial Group, forming a group with more than 95,...