Items filtered by date: November 2016

October 2, 2018 - Everest Insurance has named Larry Collura director of marketing and distribution for the West region.

October 3, 2018 - Zurich Insurance has launched Zurich Cyber Insurance Policy with an updated form designed to help businesses protect themselves from cybersecurity risks. The new form replaces Zurich’s Security & Privacy policy and brings together coverages previously available only through endorsements.

October 3, 2018 - Alliant Insurance Services has acquired the property/casualty insurance services firm, Zande Group, based in Des Plaines, Illinois.

October 2, 2018 - National wholesale insurance broker and managing general agent (MGA) Worldwide Facilities is on the acquisition trail. Today the firm announced its fifth deal of the year, purchasing the assets of Draco Insurance Solutions (Draco), a Boston-based program manager, specializing in the public transportation sector.

October 2, 2018 - Sompo International, a Bermuda-based specialty provider of property and casualty insurance and reinsurance, has announced the launch of a global risk control services function within its insurance business. The team will work under the leadership of Victor Sordillo, vice president of risk control, to deliver advanced risk management programs and more traditional loss-control tools, the company said.

September 28, 2018 - Frenkel & Company, an EPIC Company, has hired Joseph Ferber as a principal in New York.

September 28, 2018 - Munich Reinsurance America, Inc. (Munich Re) has launched a cyber reinsurance product for regional property/casualty insurance carriers seeking to provide this coverage and associated services to their small and medium-size enterprise (SME) clients.

September 28, 2018 - Everest Insurance announced that Mike Karmilowicz has been promoted to president of Everest Specialty

September 27, 2018 - National wholesale insurance brokerage and managing general agent, Worldwide Facilities, is teaming up with Petro Guardian, a turnkey lightning and static protection installation service provider for oil and gas facilities, on Enlightning, an exclusive program to reduce the risk of damage from lightning strikes at oil and gas facilities — as well as the cost of insurance and claims mitigation.

September 27, 2018 - SALT LAKE CITY, Sept. 24, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- MGIS (www.mgis.com) today announced it has been named in the annual Best Places to Work in Insurance program, which recognizes employers for their outstanding performance in establishing workplaces where employees can thrive, enjoy their work and help their companies grow.

September 26, 2018 - The specialty insurer Navigators Group announced the expiration of a 30-day “go-shop” period provided for under the terms of its merger agreement with The Hartford Financial Services Group. Navigators said it received no other offers during the period, despite having reached out to 44 potential acquirers.

September 25, 2018 - Insurance software and consulting firm Majesco has appointed Adam Elster as chief executive officer, effective October 1, 2018.