Items filtered by date: November 2016

January 30, 2018 - Business Risk Partners (BRP) has expanded into the financial services sector with the addition of two specialty insurance coverages: miscellaneous professional liability insurance for a broad range of lenders, advisors and financial entities, as well as a comprehensive policy for registered investment advisors.

January 29, 2018 - Berkshire Hathaway GUARD Insurance Companies is now offering homeowners and personal umbrella coverage in Pennsylvania.

January 26, 2018 - Alliant is continuing to expand its presence on the East coast with its recent hiring of Steve Reisler as vice president.

January 26, 2018 - CNA has made three leadership appointments within its commercial insurance organization.

Bay Shore, N.Y.—Jan. 24, 2018—Brownyard Group, a program administrator providing specialized insurance coverage for select industry groups, today launched MemorialproTM, a new insurance program with coverage designed for cemeteries and crematories.

January 23, 2018 - New QBE Insurance boss Pat Regan is set to unwind decades of global expansion, flagging the sale of large swathes of the underwriter, as he warned of a $1.2 billion annual loss.

January 23, 2018 - Paragon Insurance Holdings LLC (Paragon), an Avon, Conn.-based national multi-line specialty managing general agent, has hired Andrew Petersen to the Paragon executive management team as regional president and executive vice president of reinsurance operations.

January 22, 2018 - Alliant Insurance Services Inc. has named Joe Cafferelli executive vice president.

January 22, 2018 - A South Carolina school district has sued an insurance brokerage and several insurance companies, saying the district was sold excessive policies and charged too much.

January 22, 2018 - Eight months after Chief Executive Officer Brian Duperreault took over and began to undo his predecessor’s retrenchment strategy, the company announced a $5.56 billion, all-cash deal to purchase Bermuda reinsurer Validus Holdings Ltd., its largest standalone acquisition in 17 years.

January 22, 2018 - Liberty Mutual realigns domestic and global P&C operations Liberty Mutual has entered into a definitive agreement to sell Liberty Life Assurance Company of Boston (the Life Company) to Lincoln Financial Group for about $3.3 billion, the company has announced.

January 18, 2018 - Innovative Coverage Concepts LLC (ICC), a national wholesale broker and managing general agency, has announced an expansion of its wholesale operations under the leadership of Steven R. Gross, who has been appointed president of the wholesale division.