Study Reveals Perceptions About Life Insurance Ownership Around World
by Staff Reports on September 29, 2020 at 2:34 pm
In South Korea, China, France and India the top reason for owning life insurance is to supplement their retirement income, whereas in Hong Kong, Japan, Malaysia, Singapore, Taiwan and Thailand, consumers are far more concerned about replacing the income of a wage earner.
Chubb Names Jeffrey Updyke Head Of North America Small Business Insurance
by user on September 29, 2020 at 12:40 am
In this capacity, Mr. Updyke will have executive operating responsibility for Chubb's retail insurance business that serves small commercial clients in the U.S. and Canada. Mr. Updyke will report to John Lupica, Vice Chairman, Chubb Group and President of North America Insurance. Mr. Updyke began his career with Chubb in 1991 as an Excess Casualty Underwriter.
LL Global Hires Head Of Insurance Research
by Staff Reports on September 28, 2020 at 1:44 pm
LL Global, the parent company for LIMRA, LOMA and Secure Retirement Institute, today named Mark Poklar to lead its insurance research unit. He will report to Alison Salka, senior vice president and head of LIMRA Research.
COVID-19 Prompts More Adults To Consider Life Insurance
by Press Release on September 25, 2020 at 12:41 pm
CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. (Sept. 24, 2020) – The coronavirus pandemic gives millions of Americans—especially younger adults, those with children at home,...
John Bultema Named President & CEO Of Columbus Life
by Press Release on September 25, 2020 at 12:22 pm
CINCINNATI – Sept. 25, 2020 – Western & Southern Financial Group has named John H. Bultema III president and chief...
More Adults Consider Life Insurance Amid Pandemic
by user on September 24, 2020 at 11:33 pm
--The coronavirus pandemic gives millions of Americans— especially younger adults, those with children at home, and minorities— an opportunity to reconsider how they manage their finances. According to a new Unum survey,* 41% of adults said the pandemic has changed how their family handles finances. "The pandemic changed our lives, and it's not a surprise more...
Andrew McMahon To Become Guardian CEO
by Press Release on September 24, 2020 at 12:19 pm
NEW YORK, N.Y., Sept. 23, 2020 – The Guardian Life Insurance Company of America’s Board of Directors announced today that...
AmeriLife Acquires The Achievement Group
by Press Release on September 23, 2020 at 2:07 pm
Clearwater, Fla. – September 23, 2020 ‒ AmeriLife Group has acquired a majority interest in The Achievement Group. TAG is...
How Agents Can Benefit From The Insurance Industry’s Paradigm Shift
by user on September 22, 2020 at 7:01 pm
The insurance industry is in the midst of a paradigm shift. The rise in digitization is bringing a host of technologies that are disrupting the industry, while bringing new efficiencies and expanding business opportunities to everyone in the insurance value chain. It’s also changing the way we do business.
Life Insurance Industry Invests In Cognitive Health To Tackle The Future Of Aging
by user on September 21, 2020 at 4:00 pm
An announcement today by Neurotrack, a digital health company, and Hannover Life Reassurance Company of America, a member of Hannover Re Group, the third largest reinsurance group in the world, signals how the industry is turning to digital technology to benefit insurers and policyholders by changing the future of aging. Neurotrack is announcing a...