Archive For August 2014

High-tech startup challenges insurance industry

on August 13, 2014 by admin in Insurance Industry, Comments (0)

SAN MATEO — As transformational health care laws take root in California and across the country, one Silicon Valley startup is trying to change the broken industry by becoming what […]

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The Nigerian insurance industry

on August 12, 2014 by admin in Insurance Industry, Comments (0)

Nigeria with a population of about 166 million people has only 0.5 percent insurance penetration. This suggests that insurance in Nigeria is in an early stage. It also means […]

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European Insurance Industry Figures Find ‘Stability & Growth’ from 2003-2012

on August 10, 2014 by admin in Insurance Industry, Comments (0)

Despite the economic upheavals the European insurance industry has maintained a path of stability and growth, even through times of crisis, according to figures released by Insurance Europe, the […]

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Insurance industry expects rise in strategic acquisitions, says survey – Out

on August 8, 2014 by admin in Insurance Industry, Comments (0)

The 2014 Insurance Industry Outlook Survey (36-page / 2.18 MB PDF) by US audit, tax and advisory services firm KPMG said more insurers are already eyeing strategic acquisitions this […]

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FireEye Announces Advanced Risk Assessment Services for Insurance Industry

on August 6, 2014 by admin in Insurance Industry, Comments (0)

MILPITAS, CA, Aug 06, 2014 (Marketwired via COMTEX) — FireEye, Inc. /quotes/zigman/21587200/delayed/quotes/nls/feye FEYE -11.43% , the leader in stopping today’s advanced cyber attacks, today announced the Cyber Risk Evaluation […]

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Insurance Industry Hurricane Tour of Texas Coast to Begin Aug. 18

on August 5, 2014 by admin in Insurance Industry, Comments (0)

The insurance industry wants Texas coastal residents to know about hurricane preparedness and insurance coverage for future hurricanes. The information is offered by a contingent of catastrophic weather experts […]

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California Bill Would Regulate Pet Insurance Industry

on August 3, 2014 by admin in Insurance Industry, Comments (0)

Credit: FLICKR / Eric Rae Pet insurance companies would have to disclose more information to consumers about what exactly their policies cover, under a bill now in the California […]

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The Insurance Industry Is Risky. Federal Regulation May Be the Answer

on August 1, 2014 by admin in Insurance Industry, Comments (0)

Insurance in the U.S. is a big deal that’s regulated like a small deal. Insurance premiums paid each year equal about 7 percent of the U.S. gross domestic product, […]

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