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Fitch: Proposed Captive Rules Risk Unintended Consequences

As stated in a new report, Fitch Ratings believes new requirements proposed by the National Association of Insurance Commissioners to subject corporate captive insurers to full NAIC accreditation standards could materially increase costs for these captives, and could lead to disclosure of information that the captive's parent views as competitively sensitive. [...]

Big “I” Commends Senate Banking Committee For Examining Superstorm Sandy Response

Association believes WYO’s have responded well in challenging situation. [...]

Poll: Pharmacy Choice for Seniors Supported by 76% of U.S. Voters

As Support for H.R. 4577 Grows, Voters Reject Anti-Patient Scare Tactics [...]

Zach Nelson, Cloud Computing Visionary and NetSuite CEO, Joins Benaissance Advisory Board

Benaissance, the trusted financial management partner for health benefits administration, announced today that Zach Nelson, President and CEO of NetSuite Inc., the industry's leading provider of cloud-based financials / ERP and omnichannel commerce software suites, has joined the Benaissance Advisory Board. [...]

Dhandho Holdings To Acquire Louisiana-Based Stonetrust Commercial Mutual Insurance Holding Company And Related Companies

Stonetrust Commercial Mutual Insurance Holding Company announced today that it has entered into an agreement to be acquired by Dhandho Holdings, LP and Dhandho Holdings Qualified Purchaser, LP, based in Irvine, CA. [...]

Arthur J. Gallagher & Co. Acquires Insurance Point LLC

Arthur J. Gallagher & Co. today announced the acquisition of Insurance Point, LLC in St. Charles, Illinois and Salt Lake City, Utah. [...]

Obamacare Dividends Pile Up for Hospitals as Patients Pay

Even as Obamacare continues to be attacked by foes and challenged in court, hospital chains and insurers are making more money, more patients using ERs are paying for their care, and the country as a whole is enjoying slower growth in its health-care spending. [...]

Voluntary Customers Continue To Want Human Contact Despite Advances In Technology And Social Media Channels.

Internet enrollments and marketing capabilities are now status quo and are a must as a part of the overall voluntary offering for brokers and employers, as well as employees. [...]

Maxwell Health Unveils First Ever "Health as a Service" Platform

Major product release transforms benefits shopping experience and simplifies HR administration [...]

Long Term Care Insurance Savings For Women Executives A Little Known Benefit

Single women purchasing long term care insurance protection now pay as much as 50 percent more than single men for identical coverage. [...]

Is Texas at War with Hail Damage Insurance Claims?

Hail damage insurance claims have become such a big deal in Texas that the department of insurance held a symposium titled "War on Hail" [...]

Less Than Half of Plan Participants Over 50 Have Considered a Withdrawal Strategy for Retirement Assets

Respondents to OneAmerica survey are more likely to have considered how to pay for healthcare [...]

Affordable Care Act Will Have Negative Impact on the Roofing Industry

This is a joint statement attributable to: William Good, executive vice president of the National Roofing Contractors Association, and Kinsey M. Robinson, international president of the United Union of Roofers, Waterproofers and Allied Workers [...]

New State Bill Pushes Legal Funding Companies Out of Tennessee

Victims and their families may have a difficult time sustaining financially as they fight through lawsuits they're entrenched in Tennessee. [...]

MAXIMUS to Share Best Practices for Eligibility Determination and Verification at the National Association for Medicaid Program Integrity Conference

MAXIMUS, a leading provider of government services worldwide, announced today that one of the Company’s Medicaid subject matter experts will be a featured presenter at the National Association for Medicaid Program Integrity Conference. [...]




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