Bermuda insurance carrier Everest Re Group Ltd. recently reported a 0.6-point deterioration in its combined ratio for 2015, while premiums earned increased 6%.
Feb 9, 2016 4:02PM
WASHINGTON - The Obama administration is creating a new high-level federal official to co-ordinate cybersecurity across civilian agencies and to work with military and intelligence counterparts, as part of its 2017 budget proposal announced...
Feb 9, 2016 3:46PM
Worldwide IT spending is forecast to grow from US$2.46 trillion in 2015 to more than US$2.8 trillion in 2019, according to a spending guide released recently by International Data Corporation (IDC), a provider of market intelligence, advisory...
Feb 9, 2016 3:25PM
The weather patterns that typically bring moisture to the southwestern United States are becoming more rare, an indication that the region is sliding into the drier climate state predicted by global models, suggested a recent study.
Feb 9, 2016 2:11PM
PartnerRe Ltd.'s combined ratio improved 0.6 points in 2015, while net income dropped 90% in 2015 compared to 2014, the Pembroke, Bermuda-based insurance carrier reported Monday.
Feb 9, 2016 1:04PM
A powerful winter storm in the eastern United States during the second half of January is estimated to cost US$2 billion in economic losses, according to Aon Benfield’s catastrophe model development team.
Feb 9, 2016 11:30AM
Cyber attack and data breach are the top threats perceived by surveyed businesses – at number one and two, respectively, in 2015 – notes a new report released Monday.
Feb 9, 2016 11:10AM
The Toronto-based Centre for Study of Insurance Operations (CSIO) has released a new legal advisory report to support the broker channel in adopting eSlips, electronic proof of auto insurance in place of traditional paper pink slips.
Feb 9, 2016 10:35AM
Integro Ltd. has introduced exclusive professional liability/errors & omissions insurance coverage to help protect healthcare institutions with self-insured professional liability programs from claims-handling exposures inherent in...
Feb 9, 2016 9:16AM
HALIFAX - It was a familiar story Monday in Atlantic Canada as a nasty storm grounded flights and prompted schools, shops, offices - and even a ski hill - to shut early.
Feb 8, 2016 4:04PM