April 13, 2018 - While the future of new car ownership may be up for debate, 2018 has ushered in a new class of vehicles that promise to be sought-after collectibles. According to Hagerty, which specializes in insurance for collectible cars, 10 vehicles in the 2018 production model year are most likely to appeal to driving enthusiasts now and stand out as highly collectible 30 years down the road.
April 12, 2018 - Specialty Program Group LLC (SPG), an insurance holding company for specialty brokerages and underwriting facilities, has acquired the assets of Ohio-based Norman-Spencer Agency’s (NSA) crane program, personal lines watercraft program and commercial lines recreational marine program divisions.
April 12, 2018 - Alliant Insurance Services, a Newport Beach, Calif.-headquartered specialty insurance brokerage firm, has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire New York-based Crystal & Company.
April 12, 2018 - XL Catlin has added a Course of Construction (COC) coverage option to its Platinum Property insurance program to help businesses in the U.S. and Canada address construction risks associated with their property expansion and renovation plans.
Bay Shore, N.Y.—April 12, 2018—Brownyard Group, a program administrator providing specialized insurance coverage for select industries, today launched By The Cover™, a new insurance program for non-profit libraries. The program will be written through an A.M. Best Company “A+” rated carrier on an admitted basis.
April 11, 2018 - In his new role, Kenny will work across the Markel Assurance division to coordinate resources and build capabilities to meet the business needs of current and new customers, Sanders explained in a company press release.
April 10, 2018 - Two leading Los Angeles-based national wholesale insurance businesses will be joining forces as Worldwide Facilities has agreed to acquire The Sullivan Group.
April 6, 2018 - Everest Specialty Underwriters (ESU), a division of Everest Insurance, has launched Everest Expedition, a private company management liability policy.
April 6, 2018 - Alliant Insurance Services has acquired fellow California-based insurance brokerage Dumortier Risk Management, Inc. to fuel its plans to expand into Asia.
April 5, 2018 - The Navigators Group, Inc. and Protective Insurance have agreed to an underwriting partnership offering Protective’s workers’ compensation coverage to Navigators’ insureds.
April 4, 2018 - IAT Insurance Group (IAT) has reached a definitive agreement to acquire IFIC Surety Group Inc. for an undisclosed amount.
April 3, 2018 - Worldwide Facilities has acquired Tennant Risk Services Insurance Agency LLC.