Life Insurance

Windsor’s Vantis Life CEO Tedone retiring

Windsor's Vantis Life Insurance Co. announced Wednesday CEO Peter Tedone will retire at year-end after serving in the post for 18 years.<p>Ray Caucci, …


The Leverage of Annuity Arbitrage

In the annuity world, it's possible to leverage an annuity and a life insurance policy for maximum benefit. It is commonly referred to as “annuity …


Kenya:Dilemma Facing Kenyans With Life Insurance Covers

[Nation] Heartless relatives are driving life insurance cover customers into a dilemma on whether to make the information known and risk their lives …

Travel (South Africa)

Haven Life adds DNA testing, discounts, wills and digital storage to AI

Haven Life aims to give policyholders more perks for when they're alive.<p>Haven Life is working to popularize the use of artificial intelligence for …

Artificial Intelligence

Telangana celebrates I-Day with two major schemes

Hyderabad, Aug 15 (IANS) The 72nd Independence Day was celebrated in Telangana on Wednesday with the launch of two major schemes - free eye screening …


'Kayak killer' awarded portion of life insurance money from fiance she killed

A woman dubbed the “kayak killer” -- who drowned her fiancé by pulling the plug on the couple's small boat -- was awarded a portion of his $491,000 life insurance payout Monday.<p>Angelika Graswald and the family of Vincent Viafore came to an agreement that would give the convicted Latvian native a …

Hudson River

Security National Financial gains after Q2 earnings improve

Thinly traded Security National Financial (NASDAQ:SNFCA) gains 5.5% on volume of 14,825, more than double its daily average of 7,145.<p>Q2 EPS rose to …


Michelle Bottomley Joins New York Life as Chief Marketing Officer

NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--New York Life has appointed Michelle Bottomley as chief marketing officer (CMO). As the most senior marketing leader at …

Human Resources

Iowa man convicted in insurance fraud scam

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) - A December sentencing has been scheduled for an Iowa man accused of selling fraudulent life insurance policies and keeping …


Three Rythu Bima claims settled on scheme’s first day

The Life Insurance Corporation (LIC) has settled three claims of Rythu Bima, the group life insurance scheme introduced by the State government for …


Pacific Life Insurance Review 2018

At a glance<p>NerdWallet ranking: No. 2 life insurance company.<br>• Scores above average for customer satisfaction.<br>• Offers a wide range of life insurance …


Are you one of the 242,000 Australians making this switch?

Wednesday 15 August 2018<p>Article by Tom Watson<p>Ditching and switching - it’s all the rage.<p>And no, we’re not talking about shoes, phone contracts or …

Personal Finance (Australia)

LIFE INSURANCE: Insurer cannot refuse claim only due to delay in applying for it

<b>I was thinking of buying a cancer policy since my mother and sister had cancer. But I cannot get because of this reason. What is the use of such a</b> …

India News

New super cap creates issues for life insurance cover

by John Maroney<p>The impact on superannuation retirement savings of the introduction of the Transfer Balance Cap, known as the TBC, from July 1, 2017, …


BRIEF-ICICI Prudential Life Insurance Says IRDA Approved Appointment Of N. S. Kannan As MD & CEO

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The City

Bloomberg Markets: Promoting Gender Diversity in Business

Bloomberg Markets with Carol Massar and Jason Kelly.<p>GUEST: Eileen McDonnell CEO Penn Mutual Life Insurance Co/The Discussing making a commitment to …

Gender Diversity

Museum seeks to buy president's life insurance application

CANTON, Ohio (AP) — The William McKinley Presidential Library and Museum in Ohio has launched an online fundraiser to buy a life insurance policy application filed by the former president more than five years before his assassination.<p>The Repository in Canton reports the museum is seeking $4,750 …


Life insurance industry new premiums grow 20% in first half of 2018

SINGAPORE: The life insurance industry reported a 20 per cent on-year increase in new business premiums for the first half of this year to reach a …

Insurance Industry

Footwear retailer ups its commitment to artificial intelligence

CSA Exclusive: BabyList carves unique niche<p>BabyList is not your traditional baby registry—not by a longshot.<p>The online upstart—the fastest-growing …

Mobile Devices

Only 6% of life policy holders advised into provider switch

<b>Only 6.1 per cent of those risk and life insurance policy holders looking to switch providers are doing so upon the advice of a broker or adviser,</b> …


Hearing Underway On Life Insurance Payout For Woman Convicted In Fiancee’s Death

<b>POUGHKEEPSIE, N.Y. (CBSNewYork) —</b> A hearing began Monday morning to determine if a woman responsible for her fiance’s death can claim his life …


5 Reasons Your Children Need Life Insurance

Most parents wonder if they should buy life insurance for their children. Naysayers frown upon the idea because life insurance's initial purpose was …

Health Care

How insurtechs are tackling the notoriously tricky area of life insurance

Life insurance is a fundamentally difficult product to sell; it requires people to think about their deaths without promising any immediate returns.<p>And, despite tech innovations and the development of personalized services in other areas of finance, life insurance remains largely unchanged.<p>Luckily, …


Facing immense capital demand, insurance companies are taking the listing route

An IPO is the next logical process to unlock real capital, if the insurer has a strong set of financials


Samsung Life Insurance Co Ltd 2018 Q2 - Results - Earnings Call Slides

The following slide deck was published by Samsung Life Insurance Co Ltd in conjunction with their 2018 Q2 earnings call.<p>123<p>Click to enlarge


Zurich Nordic

Zurich is a leading multi-line insurance provider with a global network of subsidiaries and offices. With about 55,000 employees, we deliver a wide …

Small Business

DHFL Pramerica Life enters into pact with SVC Co-operative Bank

To offer customised products, solutions to the bank’s customers

Banking (UK)

'How much life insurance do I need?' Working out your perfect cover

Life insurance is a simple protection policy that is designed to pay out a lump sum should you die during the life of your plan.<p>The benefit payment is paid to your loved ones to help them cope financially during such difficult times. When set up correctly the benefit payment is paid out tax-free to …

Personal Finance

Come to terms with life insurance needs

Back when you bought that term insurance policy, it was the least expensive premium that purchased the maximum coverage. Your limited dollars bought more insurance for a term of 20 or 30 years.<p>Your family was young and 30 years seemed a long time away. By then, you figured, your children would be …


Suncorp a case study in life insurance sell-off

Suncorp's sale of its life insurance business to Japanese insurer Dai-Ichi Life will be welcomed by shareholders but it raises the broader question …