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IFoA September 2020 Examinations Update

May 27, 2020

The IFoA recently moved from centre-based examinations to online delivery in April during unprecedented global circumstances.As per the IFoA, this move to online examinations was successful, with over 10,000 exams sat and candidates reporting high levels of satisfaction via their April 2020 Post-Examinations survey.  IFoA …

Insurers Focused on Solutions, Assisting Consumers Impacted by COVID-19

March 21, 2020

David A. Sampson, president and CEO of the American Property Casualty Insurance Association (APCIA) issued the following statement: “The property casualty industry is an essential stabilizing force in America. We have always been a part of solving some of the greatest challenges facing America, especially during …

InsureMyTrip Launches Coronavirus Awareness Program For Travelers

March 4, 2020

In response to a growing concern from travelers over the impact of the coronavirus, InsureMyTrip has launched several educational resources to help travelers better understand their options for travel insurance and stay up-to-date on the latest travel safety information. Travelers can access that information on …

Farmers Insurance® Finds Accidents with Animals Spike in the Fall Months

September 12, 2019

PRNewswire/ — Autumn marks the start of migration season for many species, which can lead to more encounters between drivers and animals on roadways. Farmers Insurance® reveals 36% of Comprehensive auto claims filed with Farmers® due to accidents with animals occur between September and November, according …

Academy Offers Objective Actuarial Perspective on Surprise Medical Billing

September 11, 2019

As the national debate over addressing “surprise billing” of patients continues to unfold, the American Academy of Actuaries is offering an objective actuarial perspective on the financial consequences and considerations involved in proposed public policy solutions to the problem in a new issue brief.

Markel Corporation Launches Lodgepine Capital Management Limited, Its New Retrocessional ILS Platform Based In Bermuda

September 7, 2019

PRNewswire/ — Markel Corporation (NYSE: MKL) today announced the launch of Lodgepine Capital Management Limited, its new retrocessional Insurance Linked Securities (ILS) fund manager in Bermuda, together with a reinsurance company, Lodgepine Re. Lodgepine’s initial product offering will be the Lodgepine Fund, a property catastrophe …

CNO Financial Names Karen DeToro as Chief Actuary

September 3, 2019

Karen is an accomplished insurance industry leader who brings more than 25 years of actuarial, finance and product management experience to CNO,” said Bhojwani. “As CNO continues to execute against our strategic priorities to grow the franchise profitably and launch new products and services, Karen will bring significant technical expertise and consumer-focused product experience to our management team.