Archive For July 2014

Emails show White House adviser intervened on ObamaCare ‘bailout’ after …

on July 30, 2014 by admin in Insurance Industry, Comments (0)

White House Senior Advisor Valerie Jarrett inside the Eisenhower Executive Office Building on the White House complex in Washington, January 16, 2014.Reuters Newly released emails show a key White […]

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Chile’s SVS presents new insurance industry conduct code

on July 29, 2014 by admin in Insurance Industry, Comments (0)

The regulator said the guidelines are meant to promote transparency, fairness and clarity. Award-winning and trusted the world over, Business News Americas is the only English and Spanish business […]

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LR businessman shills for insurance industry-funded attack ad

on July 27, 2014 by admin in Insurance Industry, Comments (0)

click to enlarge FOLLOW THE MONEY: Insurance companies, not small businesses, underwrote this ad. Good story with local angle in the New York Times. It’s about a December TV […]

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Struggling Life-Insurance Companies Look to Middle-Class for Revival

on July 25, 2014 by admin in Insurance Industry, Comments (0)

ROSWELL, Ga.—Ray Burton isn’t your typical insurance man. From a spot in the pharmacy section of a Wal-Mart Supercenter in this Atlanta suburb, the 44-year-old MetLife Inc. manager eyed […]

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Indonesia: New rules will shape insurance industry, says Fitch

on July 23, 2014 by admin in Insurance Industry, Comments (0)

Fitch Ratings Ltd. has said that the changing insurance rules in Indonesia aimed at improving transparency and stability will shape the overall sector, Asia Insurance Review reported. Factors highlighted […]

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Injured Silicon Valley bike commuter crusades against greedy insurance …

on July 21, 2014 by admin in Insurance Industry, Comments (0)

One look at Dan Karr in a yellow-green cycling jacket and on his mean road bicycle, I knew he’d leave me in the dust on Bike to Work Day, and […]

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Insurance industry joins taxis in fight against Uber, Lyft

on July 20, 2014 by admin in Insurance Industry, Comments (0)

Travelers and bar-hoppers used to taxi to their destinations. Now many “Uber” to where they want to go.This evolution from hailing a cab to apping for a Lyft has disrupted […]

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Senate votes to extend program protecting insurance industry from costs of …

on July 18, 2014 by admin in Insurance Industry, Comments (0)

WASHINGTON –  The Senate voted Thursday to extend a program that would cushion the blow to insurance companies in the event of a massive terrorist attack. The program was […]

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Nigeria: Insurance industry to introduce terrorism policies

on July 16, 2014 by admin in Insurance Industry, Comments (0)

Nigeria’s Commissioner for Insurance, Fola Daniel, has said local insurers would soon start offering terrorism coverage, ThisDay Live reported. Mr. Daniel said that two years ago, foreign players “began […]

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Health care overhaul boosts insurance industry, report finds

on July 14, 2014 by admin in Insurance Industry, Comments (0)

The Affordable Care Act has been a boon to Michigans health insurance industry, boosting sales of individual policies by nearly 40 percent in the first three months of this […]

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