Property-Casualty Insurance News
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Berkshire Hathaway Specialty Insurance (BHSI) announced that it is expanding its underwriting capabilities to address the risks of the life sciences industry and has named John Parente to head its … Read →
Arthur J. Gallagher & Co. announced that it has acquired Hagedorn & Company, based in New York City.
Axa is to partner with the private investment arm of the World Bank in what is set to be the most wide-ranging public-private venture to encourage the uptake of insurance … Read →
Wells Fargo Insurance has named Kyle Samuel managing director for its Metro Washington, D.C., and Virginia offices.
Buying a diamond ring is always a costly expense.
Claiming to lose it — twice — came at an even steeper price for Colby White, chief financial officer for Prince George’s … Read →
Anthony Kim hasn’t played on the PGA Tour since 2012, and he has 10 million reasons to never come back.
The former Ryder Cup sensation and up-and-coming Tour player has a … Read →
Calif.’s Gov. Brown signs compromise bill to close insurance gaps, calls for greater oversight of ridsharing industry
California Gov. Jerry Brown signed a compromise bill that closes insurance gaps and calls for greater oversight of California’s burgeoning ridsharing industry.
On the same day, Uber, the industry’s largest firm, … Read →
International insurance brokerage and risk management firm Integro Insurance Brokers announced the bolstering of its middle market presence with the addition of two experienced brokers: Anne Webb, a Managing Principal, and Keren von Schmidt, a Principal, who will be based in the New York office.
Detroit has the most expensive car insurance and Charlotte has the cheapest, according to a new report from Bankrate Insurance subsidiary insuranceQuotes.com.