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Published: Thu, 29 Sep 2016 18:27:58 EDT

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Henry Furtick Named 2016 PIA National Company Representative of the Year

Thu, 29 Sep 2016 17:43:00 EDT

(image) WASHINGTON, Sept. 29, 2016 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The National Association of Professional Insurance Agents (PIA) has named Henry Furtick of Travelers as its 2016 Company Representative of the Year. Furtick is Regional President for Travelers Southern Region. The presentation was...

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A View from Allstate's CEO: How Corporations Can Be a Force for Good

Thu, 29 Sep 2016 17:08:00 EDT

(image) NORTHBROOK, Ill., Sept. 29, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- The role of corporations in America needs to change, wrote Allstate Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Tom Wilson in the Washington Post. "Corporations should be encouraged and rewarded for stepping up to solve society's problems,"...

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CNO Financial Group Announces Termination of Long-Term Care Reinsurance Agreements with Beechwood Re and Recapture of Assets, Liabilities and Policyholder Administration

Thu, 29 Sep 2016 16:30:00 EDT

(image) CARMEL, Ind., Sept. 29, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- CNO Financial Group, Inc. (NYSE: CNO) announced today that its subsidiaries, Bankers Conseco Life Insurance Company (BCLIC) and Washington National Insurance Company (WNIC), are terminating reinsurance agreements with Beechwood Re (BRe) and...

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The Hanover Significantly Expands Offering for Small Business Owners

Thu, 29 Sep 2016 15:15:00 EDT

(image) WORCESTER, Mass., Sept. 29, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- The Hanover Insurance Group, Inc. (NYSE: THG) today demonstrated further commitment to supporting small businesses with significant enhancements to its business owner's policy (BOP) base form and product offerings, adding coverages and...

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Allstate Agency Owners Honor Life Insurance Awareness Month by Saying Thank You to Nurses Who Help Protect Lives Every Day

Thu, 29 Sep 2016 14:00:00 EDT

(image) AUSTIN, Texas, Sept. 29, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- In honor of Life Insurance Awareness Month, Austin Allstate agency owners are thanking those who help protect lives every day. On Sept. 29 Allstate agency owners will deliver pizzas as a thank you to the medical professionals at Dell...

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Seeman Holtz Property & Casualty, Inc. Acquires Two More Insurance Agencies

Thu, 29 Sep 2016 13:51:00 EDT

BOCA RATON, Fla., Sept. 29, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Seeman Holtz Property and Casualty, Inc. is pleased to announce the acquisition of Royal Palm Insurance Advisors and Neighbors Insurance Advisors. Scott Medley and his entire team will be joining Seeman Holtz Property and...

Combined Insurance Continues Its Support of Veteran and Military Charitable Organizations

Thu, 29 Sep 2016 13:49:00 EDT

(image) GLENVIEW, Ill., Sept. 29, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Combined Insurance, a leading provider of individual supplemental accident, disability, health and life insurance products, and a Chubb company, recently sponsored a No Dough Dinner, a year-round program that offers a free, hot meal to...

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Warner-Neal Foreign Reinsurance Legislation Opposed by Bipartisan Coalition

Thu, 29 Sep 2016 13:23:00 EDT

(image) WASHINGTON, Sept. 29, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- The Coalition for Competitive Insurance Rates (CCIR), the leading voice for continued and increased competition within the insurance industry, today vocalized their disapproval of legislation introduced by Sen. Mark Warner (D-VA) and Rep....

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eLife: Life Insurance Developed For The Middle Market

Thu, 29 Sep 2016 13:22:00 EDT

(image) SHELTON, Conn., Sept. 29, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- What's new!?  eTerm Express is mounted on a state of the art platform that allows an agent and consumer to complete the application process and have a term life policy in-force in as little as 15 minutes. And, it is 100% paperless....

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Hedge Fund Investors Turn to Private Placement Life Insurance as Tax Concerns Increase

Thu, 29 Sep 2016 11:00:00 EDT

(image) NEW YORK, Sept. 29, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Approximately 100 hedge fund advisors, high net worth investors, and family office representatives registered for a panel discussion to learn the intricacies of private placement life insurance. The event was held September 24th at the Edition...

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Progressive® Insurance to Hire More Than 1,300 People by End of Year

Thu, 29 Sep 2016 10:00:00 EDT

(image) MAYFIELD VILLAGE, Ohio, Sept. 29, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- The Progressive Group of Insurance Companies plans to fill more than 1,300 roles by the end of 2016. They include IT and analyst roles, as well as customer care and claims roles across the country. Progressive has long been...

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LIMRA: Nearly 5 Million More U.S. Households Have Life Insurance Coverage

Thu, 29 Sep 2016 10:00:00 EDT

(image) WINDSOR, Conn., Sept. 29, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- According to LIMRA's 2016 Trends in Life Insurance Ownership study, there are nearly 5 million more U.S. households that have life insurance coverage, compared to 2010. The growth in households with life insurance coverage reflects an...

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Peak Hurricane Season Poised to Increase Risk of Flooding This Fall

Thu, 29 Sep 2016 09:53:00 EDT

(image) WASHINGTON, Sept. 29, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration recently revised its 2016 Atlantic hurricane outlook calling for a higher likelihood of an above-normal season which often brings heavy rains and fall storms. Experience the interactive...

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American Farm Bureau Insurance Services and Granular Announce Alliance To Simplify Crop Insurance

Thu, 29 Sep 2016 09:00:00 EDT

(image) SCHAUMBURG, Ill. and SAN FRANCISCO, Sept. 29, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- American Farm Bureau Insurance Services (AFBIS Inc.), a Managing General Agent (MGA) for Approved Insurance Providers (AIP's), has partnered with Granular, leading provider of farm management software, to streamline the...

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Manulife Launches New Lab of Forward Thinking Location in Singapore

Thu, 29 Sep 2016 08:00:00 EDT

(image) Third innovation lab joins focus on emerging fintech solutions for customers SINGAPORE, Sept. 29, 2016 /PRNewswire/ - Manulife has opened a new Lab of Forward Thinking (LOFT) location in Singapore.  Singapore, a technology hub for Asia, hosts the third LOFT site for...

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UCT releases its Data Conversion Architect toolset designed to take data migration off the critical path

Thu, 29 Sep 2016 07:32:00 EDT

(image) DALLAS, Sept. 29, 2016 /PRNewswire/ - Universal Conversion Technologies II, L.P., (UCT), a subsidiary of EquiSoft, is now offering its proprietary Data Conversion Architect toolset (DCA) as a licensed product to help Life and Annuity insurance carriers, vendors, and system integrators...

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Hastings & Hastings Speaks on the Importance of Educating Young Drivers

Thu, 29 Sep 2016 05:00:00 EDT

(image) PHOENIX, Sept. 29, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- For mothers and fathers, it marks a momentous occasion when their son or daughter sits behind the wheel of a car for the first time in their life. Such a moment marks a major step towards adulthood and independence. It is thrilling and...

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Solvabilité II et exigences nationales complémentaires une fenêtre de tir étroite pour les assureurs français!

Thu, 29 Sep 2016 05:00:00 EDT

(image) PARIS, September 29, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Après l'entrée en vigueur de Solvabilité II au premier janvier 2016, la rentrée apporte son lot de nouvelles obligations réglementaires auprès de l'ACPR pour les assureurs français avec la...

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Joseph Melone Joins's Board of Directors

Wed, 28 Sep 2016 21:11:00 EDT

(image) PHILADELPHIA, Sept. 28, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- announced today that Joseph J. Melone, former Chief Executive Officer and President of Equitable Companies, and The Prudential Insurance Company of America, has joined's board of directors. Melone brings over four decades...

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The Hanover Insurance Group, Inc. To Issue Third Quarter 2016 Financial Results On November 3

Wed, 28 Sep 2016 13:43:00 EDT

(image) WORCESTER, Mass., Sept. 28, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- The Hanover Insurance Group, Inc. (NYSE: THG) expects to release its third quarter financial results after the market closes on Thursday, November 3. The company will webcast a discussion of its results on Friday, November 4, at 10:00...

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