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Burns & Wilcox Names Cunningham Director of Leisure, Recreation Unit

February 22, 2011 - Wholesale broker Burns & Wilcox has named Grace Cunningham as director of its Leisure and Recreation Center of Excellence. Cunningham is charged with expanding the scope of the Burns & Wilcox ...
www.insurancejournal.com/news/national/2011/02/22/187448.htm

Burns & Wilcox Acquires Ohio Wholesale Agency

November 19, 2010 - Independent wholesale broker and underwriting manager Burns & Wilcox, based in Farmington Hills, Mich., has acquired NorthCoast Excess & Surplus Agency – a wholesale brokerage and ...
www.insurancejournal.com/news/midwest/2010/11/19/115046.htm

You Can Attend an Insurance Trade Show without Leaving your Desk!

October 26, 2010 - What if you could get all the benefits of attending an insurance trade show without any expense or leaving your office? Find New Markets, connect with existing markets, learn from the experts in the ...
www.insurancejournal.com/services/newswire/2010/10/26/113169.htm

3 Ways to Improve Your Business with the Virtual Insurance Marketplace

October 21, 2010 - What is the Virtual Insurance Marketplace? What if you could get all the benefits of attending an insurance trade show without any expense or leaving your office? • Find New Markets • ...
www.insurancejournal.com/services/newswire/2010/10/21/114129.htm

3 Ways to Improve Your Business with the Virtual Insurance Marketplace

October 19, 2010 - What is the Virtual Insurance Marketplace? What if you could get all the benefits of attending an insurance trade show without any expense or leaving your office? • Find New Markets • ...
www.insurancejournal.com/services/newswire/2010/10/19/114128.htm

You Can Attend an Insurance Trade Show without Leaving your Desk!

October 12, 2010 - What if you could get all the benefits of attending an insurance trade show without any expense or leaving your office? Find New Markets, connect with existing markets, learn from the experts in the ...
www.insurancejournal.com/services/newswire/2010/10/12/113168.htm

Clock is Ticking on Surplus Lines Tax Reform

October 12, 2010 - The insurance industry called the passage of the Wall Street Reform & Consumer Protection Act on July 21, 2010, a "big win" thanks to provisions in the massive reform bill that would modernize ...
www.insurancejournal.com/news/national/2010/10/12/113970.htm

Burns & Wilcox Hires Gatewood to Lead Personal Lines

October 5, 2010 - Burns & Wilcox hired Bill Gatewood to lead the company's national personal lines sales and marketing, recruitment and product initiatives, effective Sept. 27. Gatewood has more than 20 years ...
www.insurancejournal.com/news/national/2010/10/05/113822.htm

Clock is Ticking on Surplus Lines Tax Reform

October 4, 2010 - With Less Than a Year to Go, Can States Agree on Tax Sharing Plan? The insurance industry called the passage of the Wall Street Reform & Consumer Protection Act on July 21, 2010, a "big win" ...
www.insurancejournal.com/magazines/features/2010/10/04/160222.htm

The Economy and the Homeowners Market

August 2, 2010 - How the Economy Turned Optional Coverages into Mandatory Enhancements Offering comprehensive homeowners coverage in today's insurance market is not only good business, but a necessity. Insuring the ...
www.insurancejournal.com/magazines/features/2010/08/02/159994.htm

Business Moves

July 19, 2010 - First Mercury, ValiantFirst Mercury Financial Corp., based in Southfield, Mich., reported that its principal insurance subsidiary, First Mercury Insurance Co., is acquiring Valiant Insurance Group ...
www.insurancejournal.com/magazines/features/2010/07/19/159884.htm

Residential Contractor Umbrellas: Tough Sell in Tough Times

July 8, 2010 - Residential construction is and has been an extremely important class of business for surplus lines insurers and agents. In recent years, however, demand for residential work in this country has ...
www.insurancejournal.com/news/national/2010/07/08/111416.htm

ISU Network and Burns & Wilcox Announce Service Agreement

June 29, 2010 - The ISU Network and Burns & Wilcox Ltd. have entered into a service agreement for ISU's agency members in the Midwest. This agreement partners the expertise and market access of Burns & ...
www.insurancejournal.com/news/west/2010/06/29/111171.htm

Umbrellas for Residential Contractors in Uncertain Times

June 21, 2010 - Why Commercial Umbrella Coverage Could Save the Day Residential construction is and has been an extremely important class of business for surplus lines insurers and agents. In recent years, however, ...
www.insurancejournal.com/magazines/features/2010/06/21/159805.htm

Insurance Programs Must Work for All Involved

June 7, 2010 - To some, a great solution; to others, a rate war triggering menace. What could that be? Well, insurance programs that have their good and bad points. There Are Several Forms of Programs A master ...
www.insurancejournal.com/magazines/features/2010/06/07/159732.htm

Reinsurers Anticipate Gulf Coast Oil Spill Losses Will Be Major

May 17, 2010 - The blame game for the recent British Petroleum oil spill along the Gulf Coast is just getting started as are the insurance implications of this disastrous event, according to underwriters and other ...
www.insurancejournal.com/magazines/features/2010/05/17/159634.htm

Insurance Industry Reacts to Gulf Coast Oil Spill

May 17, 2010 - The blame game for the recent British Petroleum (BP) oil rig accident and subsequent oil spill is just getting started, as are the insurance implications of this disastrous event, according to ...
www.insurancejournal.com/magazines/features/2010/05/17/159641.htm

Insurance Industry Reacts to Gulf Coast Oil Spill

May 11, 2010 - The blame game for the recent British Petroleum (BP) oil rig accident and subsequent oil spill is just getting started as are the insurance implications of this disastrous event, according to ...
www.insurancejournal.com/news/national/2010/05/11/109710.htm

H.W. Kaufman Financial Group Acquires US Reports

May 5, 2010 - H.W. Kaufman Financial Group, a privately held company headed by Alan Jay Kaufman, has acquired Colorado-based US Reports Inc. – a national loss control inspection, premium audit and risk ...
www.insurancejournal.com/news/west/2010/05/05/109574.htm

Should Florida Follow New York and Revive Its Surplus Lines Exchange?

March 30, 2010 - New York regulators are pursuing a reincarnation of the New York Insurance Exchange, a Lloyd's of London-style insurance market that lasted for several years the last time it was tried. New York ...
www.insurancejournal.com/news/southeast/2010/03/30/108582.htm