Don't Bet Your Life On Wearable Fitness Trackers

Last month, the insurer John Hancock announced that all of its life insurance policies would become “interactive” by 2019, tracking fitness and health data through wearable devices...

Trump Administration Launches New Attack On ACA's Pre-existing Protections

The Republican Party’s assault on the Affordable Care Act continued Monday as the Trump administration found yet another way to undermine the law’s insurance rules. Health care has...

Rising Insurance Costs May Convince People That Climate Change Risks Are Real

By Andrew J. Hoffman, University of Michigan/The Conversation One of the great challenges of tackling climate change is making it real for people without a scientific background. That’s...

Millions Can Get Cheap Health Insurance, But They Are Running Out Of Time

Roughly 4.2 million people who don’t have health insurance could get coverage for free ― if they act fast. No, that’s not the tagline from a late-night television ad....

California Wildfires Costs Rise To Record $11.8B In Payments To Victims

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Insurance claims and cleanup costs associated with California wildfires last month are expected to exceed the record-breaking amounts paid out last year after...

India seeks $826 million to shore up three insurers’ solvency

The Department of Financial Services is seeking a capital infusion of INR60bn ($826m) in the three to-be-listed state-owned non-life insurers to shore up their weak solvency position. The...

EU probes Vodafone, Liberty deal over competition concerns

Vodafone's purchase of Liberty Global's assets in Germany and east Europe may damage competition in Germany and the Czech Republic, EU antitrust regulators said on Tuesday, as...

Vanuatu to form coalition to sue fuel firms for climate-related damage

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Brazilian insurers' profit rises 14%

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Hong Kong sets up insurance platform for Belt and Road Initiative

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European firms concerned about rise in climate-change related losses

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QBE boosts reinsurance limit, dodges rate hike with early renewal

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EU agencies reach agreement on cyber security act

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Small employers driven out of Texas comp system by high premiums, few injuries

Small employers in Texas are driving an increase in the percentage of companies choosing not to carry workers compensation insurance, leaving the system partly due to high...

Three funds commit investments worth $2B in Acrisure

Acrisure LLC said Monday three funds have invested or committed to $ 2 billion of preferred equity in the Caledonia, Michigan-based broker. Acrisure said the investments were...

Gallagher buys captive insurance consultant

Arthur J. Gallagher & Co. has bought Chicago-based captive insurance consultant Captive Insurance Company Design and Operations, the brokerage announced Monday. Terms of the deal were not disclosed. Founded...

Capitalization of US property/casualty insurers remains strong: Best

The U.S. property/casualty insurance industry remains well capitalized despite the operational challenges of 2017 and 2018, according to a report from A.M. Best Co. Inc. The U.S. property/casualty...

Homeowners insurance does not guard against porch pirates

‘Tis the season of the porch pirate, as consumers report that millions of packages are stolen off porches and doorsteps as they rely on internet shopping more...

Court clarifies law on health technology in comp treatment

The Supreme Court of Washington on Thursday ruled that the state’s Department of Labor and Industries must re-evaluate its refusal to cover a man’s hip surgery, thus...

Ruling on compensability of Walmart employee’s injuries vacated

The Supreme Court of North Carolina reversed and remanded an earlier ruling that found a woman’s injuries compensable in spite of possible pre-existing conditions, calling for the...
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