property and casualty News

Kemper Corp. Realigns P&C Group

Kemper Corp. is realigning its property & casualty business. This realignment will result in one property & casualty segment for financial reporting purposes, beginning with the first quarter 2014. The new Kemper property & casualty segment will consist of the …

EPIC, Dowling Capital Form Protector Holdings to Capture Hispanic Market

As the Hispanic and Latino populations continue to grow, so should the insurance company options available to them. That is the thinking of one new Hispanic-focused insurance venture. Paul Areida, CEO of the newly formed Protector Holdings, said the acquisition …

Protective Specialty Launches E&O Products for Insurance Agents

Protective Specialty Insurance Co. has launched a pair of new errors and omissions products for insurance agents. One product will cater to life insurance agents, and the other will be tailored to property/casualty agents. Both products are designed for retailers, …

CRC Names Brooks Broker in Southern California Office

CRC Insurance Services named Robert Brooks as a property and casualty broker in the company’s Santa Ana, Calif. office. Brooks was previously a broker at RPS/Lemac. Before that worked in various underwriting positions with Safeco, Chubb and Atlantic Mutual. At …

NetRate Systems Introduces Businessowners Rate-Issue System for MGA’s and Carriers

Okemos, MI   August 1, 2011 -  NetRate Systems, Inc. (Okemos, MI), a leading supplier of ISO® Commercial Lines Rating software for the MGA and carrier marketplace, has announced the availability of a new, high-powered Rate and Policy Issue system designed and priced …

Arrowhead Announces Acquisition of Specialty Agency Trafalgar Marine Insurance Services

  San Diego, CA, 05/17/11 – ARROWHEAD General Insurance Agency, Inc., one of the nation’s largest property and casualty insurance program managers, is pleased to announce the acquisition of the specialty insurance agency, Trafalgar Marine Insurance Services, Inc. The acquisition …

Premier Group Insurance to Enter New States and Expand Operations – Appoints Rex Hickling as President

Denver, April 19 2011 – Premier Group Insurance, Inc. announced today the further expansion of its agency Property & Casualty group of more than 100 licensed agents into additional targeted states in the West. Leading the strategic expansion will be …

Special Report: Top 10 Innovative P/C Insurance Products

A wave of new product offerings is jeopardizing the property/casualty insurance industry’s image as uncool. Since the beginning of the year, dozens of property/casualty insurers have announced innovative protections for risks involving new technologies, current economic concerns, personal and family …