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Equine Bloodstock Coverage

October 24, 2008 by Christopher J. Boggs, CPCU, ARM, ALCM

An inland marine-type property coverage for horses and some programs extend coverage to members of the camelid family (camels, llamas, etc.). Coverage can include animal mo...

The Perils of "Named Perils"

May 16, 2011 by Alan M. Parizo

It is standard practice for agents and brokers to default to the open perils causes of loss when proposing property insurance. As instructors, we often cite the primary adv...

Marketing to Funeral Homes

July 30, 2009

Funeral homes, while a common site in nearly every community, are not common in the services offered. Beyond arranging funerals, burials or cremations, many sell burial vau...

Marketing to Funeral Homes

February 5, 2010

Funeral homes, while a common site in nearly every community, are not common in the services offered. Beyond arranging funerals, burials or cremations, many sell burial vau...

Insurance Capacity for Oil & Gas Is Plentiful but Contract Wording May Be Tricky

August 5, 2014 by Stephanie K. Jones

The insurance capacity is there to cover the risks associated with the current oil and gas boom in Texas and the nation, experts say, but agents and their customers should ...

High Value A-V Equipment Presents Unique Insurance Risk

June 12, 2009 by Arthur Seifert, CPCU, CIC, RPLU

Technology allows the on-going miniaturization high value audio/visual (AV) movie, television and other production and editing equipment. As such equipment shrinks, more an...

Game On! Market Conditions Right for Insurers in Sports, Entertainment Segment

May 9, 2012 by Amy O'Connor

Americans love their sports and entertainment, and right now so does the insurance industry. Insurers are renewing their focus on this class where they see potential, even ...

Today's Hot Markets: Buyers Hungry For EPLI, Cyber and More

April 18, 2018 by Andrea Wells & Amy O'Connor

Insurance Journal examined industries experiencing changes, challenges, expansions and growth in the past year. Here are five industry sectors and insurance markets that co...

Commercial Rates Continue Slide; Personal Lines Moderate

November 21, 2014

The composite rate for U.S. commercial insurance was plus 1 percent in October 2014 while the composite rate for U.S. personal lines was plus 3 percent for the month, accor...

7 Wonders of Insurance History

December 22, 2009 by Christopher J. Boggs, CPCU, ARM, ALCM

What events have shaped the modern insurance landscape? Which ideas, innovations and accidents stand out as landmarks in the development and growth of this most important i...