The insurer is selling its Liberty Life Assurance Company of Boston to focus on Core P&C Strengths.
A look at the mergers & acquisitions activity across the nation as well as our list of Massachusetts insurance agency mergers & acquisitions for the year 2017.
This marks the first acquisition announcement for WTPhelan in 2018 and its 14th overall.
Kaplansky Insurance, one of the largest independent insurance agencies in Massachusetts has acquired another Mass.-based agency in Bradford.
A new Smartphone based State Farm startup has moved into Rhode Island. Is Massachusetts next?
Essential items that Massachusetts insurance professionals should know with respect to public insurance adjusters as climate change causes more and more CAT losses.
Our occasional column of interesting tidbits of news and information for the Massachusetts insurance industry.
The Division of Insurance revokes five individuals nonresident producer licenses and fines each of them based on their failure to report administrative proceedings against them.
Our latest look at a local independent insurance agent and how their agency is making its way in the Massachusetts insurance industry.
AXA is testing a new type of insurance contract that pays automatically on occurrence of a trigger event.
Insurtech IV Boston drew over 300 including C-level insurance company officers.
Our Agency Interview with Mass. Agent and long-time CAR member Sumner Gilman.
April 11, 2017 – A Q&A with Clearsurance, the new national rating and review platform for insurance companies primed to be a game-changer for how companies and consumers interact with one another.
A Q&A with Casey Gustus, CEO of Apliant, a start-up aimed at providing independent agents software technology to reach new markets and drive higher productivity and profitability.
June 6, 2016 – Our latest Agency Interview with an independent insurance agent in Massachusetts.
October 26, 2015 – The case of a multi-million dollar judgment for a bodily injury claim under a commercial auto policy with a $50,000 limit of liability.
American Security sends $6.3 million in refunds to homeowners improperly charged for forced-place homeowner insurance.
April 12, 2015 – A case involving Mr. Kevin Kay and the insurance agency formerly known as Association Benefits Insurance Agency, Inc. (“Association Benefits”).
Superior Court rules insurers cannot recoup defense cost paid under reservation but also insureds cannot collect unpaid defense cost once no coverage found.
March 30, 2014 – Sixty percent of employees leaving a firm take proprietary confidential data with them.
Naming trust as named insured on commercial liability policy makes underinsurance coverage unavailable to unnamed trustee Appeals Court rules.
Suit over major loss from competitor poaching claim administration personnel and crippling contract renewals.