Senate Passes TRIA Renewal with Broker Licensing Provision
In a 93-4 vote, the Senate passed the Terrorism Risk Insurance Program Reauthorization Act of 2014 (S. 2244 ) on July 17, 2014 that extends the federal reinsurance program ...
New Specialty Insurer SIG Targets Sports, Entertainment Risks
Three specialty and risk insurance veterans have launched Specialty Insurance Group (SIG) to provide custom programs for the sports, leisure and entertainment markets. The ...
Emerging Risks - Great American Addresses Bitcoin Exposures with New Crime Coverage
A new coverage from insurer Great American addresses the emerging risk of bitcoins, a virtual currency not backed by governmental entities and offered through peer-to-peer ...
Liberty Mutual Expands Large, Global Property Risk Unit; Adds 5 Underwriters
Aiming for a bigger role in the market for large, complex global property risks, Liberty Mutual has expanded its National Accounts Property unit and added five underwriters...
Getting a Grip on Ridesharing Coverage
Ridesharing services are becoming increasingly popular among consumers looking for a more convenient alternative to taxis or other forms of public transportation, and start...