Recent Member News

IBA - June 4, 2020 - Tech-empowered insurance company Hippo has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire national P&C insurance carrier Spinnaker Insurance.

IJ - June 3, 2020 - The Hanover Insurance Group, Inc. has added enhancements to its Hanover Accountants Professional Advantage product and its Hanover Allied Healthcare Advantage offering.

IBA - June 3, 2020 - Axon Underwriting Services has announced the formation of a crisis-management division to offer product-recall and foodborne illness and contamination coverage for US-domiciled clients. 

BI - June 2, 2020 - Woodbury, New York-based SterlingRisk Insurance Co. said Monday its SterlingRisk Programs division is partnering with a cybersecurity technology and services provider to introduce a program that assesses business’ cyber exposure.

IJ - June 1, 2020 - The Property & Inland Marine Division of Cincinnati, Ohio-based Great American Insurance Group has launched Cornerstone Complete, a comprehensive insurance product that addresses increased exposures for construction projects. 

IJ - June 2, 2020 - QBE North America has promoted Steve Gransbury to head of Specialty Insurance, a new group of existing QBE businesses, and promoted Tara Krauss to head of Accident & Health.

IJ - June 2, 2020 - AXA XL’s North America Construction insurance business is launching the Construction Ecosystem, an integrated digital platform, employing construction technologies to monitor and aggregate data that provides AXA XL’s contractor clients with insights and benchmarks to help manage risks on their jobsites and across their organizations.

IBA - June 2, 2020 - Tokio Marine HCC has completed the acquisition of specialist renewable energy underwriter GCube, after the deal was announced in March.

IBA - June 1, 2020 - Pioneer Underwriters and K2 Insurance Services have announced the completion of a transaction that transferred Pioneer’s ongoing underwriting portfolio and its underwriting and support staff to K2. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed.

BI - May 28, 2020 - Swiss Re Corporate Solutions has launched a parametric hail coverage designed to protect U.S. businesses in hail-prone states from the financial impact of a significant storm and to address gaps in traditional insurance coverage.

IJ - May 28, 2020 - DUAL Specialty Underwriting (DSU), the Management Liability division of DUAL North America, has added Heather Black as a senior underwriter. Black will be located in Nashville, Tenn.

IJ - May 28, 2020 - AAIS (the American Association of Insurance Services) and Berkley Re Solutions, a Berkley Company (BRS), have launched Family Cyber Protection Solution, a new product designed to protect consumers as cyber threats and crimes continue to increase.

IJ - May 27, 2020 - Lockton Affinity has expanded its insurance coverage offerings to include customized policies for architecture, civil engineering, construction management, design build, electrical engineering, HVAC engineering, interior design, landscape architecture, mechanical engineering and surveying professionals.

BI - May 27, 2020 - QBE North America has named Steve Gransbury head of a new specialty insurance unit and promoted Tara Krauss to head of its accident & health business, the New York-based unit of Australian insurer QBE Insurance Ltd. said in a statement Wednesday.

Cedar Knolls, N.J. — May 27, 2020 — PAK Programs, a specialty insurer of alcoholic beverage manufacturers and distributors, is expanding their Insurance Risk Assessment Drone (iRAD) program, previously only available for wineries, to serve the craft beer industry.