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17 04, 2019

Pennsylvania Insurance Department to Hold NextGen Academy for College Students

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Pennsylvania Insurance Commissioner Jessica Altman has announced that her department, along with a working group of stakeholders, will this summer hold the Pennsylvania NextGen Insurance Academy to provide college students with an up-close look at various careers in the insurance …

17 04, 2019

Cyber Insurance Demand, Supply, Awareness Continue to Grow: Marsh

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The message about the need to take cyber risk and insurance seriously is getting through to companies and boardrooms. “As risk awareness has grown, more organizations, particularly those focused on their business interruption risk, are turning to the cyber insurance …

17 04, 2019

Minnesota’s ProHost USA Acquired by Distinguished Programs

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Distinguished Programs, a national insurance program manager headquartered in New York, has acquired Minneapolis, Minnesota-based ProHost USA, a specialty insurance program for restaurants and related risks. Distinguished currently offers umbrella coverage for the restaurant industry, and adding ProHost’s customized restaurant …

17 04, 2019

Texas Medical Providers to Pay $30K to Settle Disability Discrimination Suit

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Tyler, Texas-based medical providers, Pulmonary Specialists of Tyler and Sleep Health, will pay $30,000 to settle a disability discrimination lawsuit brought by federal regulators. According to the lawsuit filed by U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC), Sleep Health required employees …

17 04, 2019

Report: Insurance Industry Contributes $38B-Plus to Michigan’s Economy

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A new report shows that in 2017, Michigan’s insurance industry made an economic contribution of more than $38 billion to the state’s economy. The report released by Insuring More for Michigan also shows that more than 80,000 individuals were directly …

17 04, 2019

Missouri Department Receives 8K Complaints Against Insurers in 3-Year Span

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Over a three-year period between 2016 and 2018, the Missouri Department of Insurance received almost 8,000 complaints against companies providing selected lines of insurance, according to a report recently released by the department. Seven lines of business are covered in …

17 04, 2019

Everest Enhances Multinational Product with Combined Coverage Offering

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Everest Insurance has launched Everest Alpine Insurance – an enhanced version of its Multinational coverage form. Everest Alpine Insurance offers clients with international exposures a combination of the following six lines of coverage: general liability, contingent auto liability, business travel …

17 04, 2019

Dodson Named NetVu Executive Director

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The Vertafore technology users network, NetVU, has named Linda Dodson as executive director. Dodson’s career has included work in an insurance agency and with agency carriers. She began her insurance career with Rand Insurance Inc. in Riverside, Connecticut, in roles …

17 04, 2019

Palomar in California Announces IPO Pricing, Shares Rise 1st Day of Trading

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La Jolla, Calif.-based Palomar Holdings Inc. this week announced the pricing of its initial public offering of its common stock at a price of $15 per share and in its first day of trading on Wednesday it had at one …

17 04, 2019

PCF Insurance Services Acquires Grosslight Insurance in California

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PCF Insurance Services has completed the acquisition of Grosslight Insurance Inc., headquartered in the Westwood neighborhood of Los Angeles, Calif. Terms of the deal were not disclosed. Grosslight Insurance, with offices in Westwood and Rancho Cucamonga, was founded in 1950 …