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MEMIC’s Leonard to Chair of Workers’ Comp Organization

May 12, 2010 - John T. Leonard, president and CEO of Maine-based workers' comp insurer the MEMIC Group, has been elected chairman of the National Council on Compensation Insurance Inc. (NCCI). NCCI is the a key...
https://www.insurancejournal.com/news/east/2010/05/12/109774.htm

Lloyd’s CEO Richard Ward on a Successful Four Years

March 29, 2010 - When he succeeded Nick Prettejohn as Lloyd's of London's CEO in 2006, Richard Ward was not an experienced veteran of the insurance industry, but then neither was Prettejohn, a former senior...
https://www.insurancejournal.com/news/international/2010/03/29/108518.htm

TriSystems Readies New ‘Cost-Effective’ Platform for Lloyd’s Brokers

January 8, 2010 - Jeff Ward, a director of London Market reform technology specialists TriSystems, and his colleagues have been busy lately. They've been working on the latest version of an electronic communications...
https://www.insurancejournal.com/news/international/2010/01/08/106489.htm

Floods in the U.K.; Lloyd’s Exchange Gets Rolling; Willis in Deal for Gras Savoye

December 6, 2009 - A series of violent storms struck the west coast of England, beginning Nov. 19. Cumbria, the county just below the Scottish border, was the most severely affected area, where heavy rain caused...
https://www.insurancejournal.com/magazines/features/2009/12/06/159111.htm

Aon, Marsh, Willis Back Lloyd’s ‘Exchange’ Modernization Plans

November 16, 2009 - The three largest global insurance brokers - Aon, Marsh and Willis - have given their support to a key stage in further modernizing the Lloyd's market by agreeing to pilot the Exchange for...
https://www.insurancejournal.com/news/international/2009/11/16/105346.htm

London: International Insurance Center

October 5, 2009 - Systems Changes, Technology, Talent Pool Position London Market for the Future London's insurance market comprises general carriers, specialty carriers, reinsurers, brokers, underwriters, claims...
https://www.insurancejournal.com/magazines/features/2009/10/05/158829.htm

London: International Insurance Center

October 5, 2009 - Systems Changes, Technology, Talent Pool Position London Market for the Future London's insurance market comprises general carriers, specialty carriers, reinsurers, brokers, underwriters, claims...
https://www.insurancejournal.com/magazines/features/2009/10/05/158835.htm

Swett & Crawford Offers Temporary Employee Workers’ Comp Coverage

September 21, 2009 - As the trend toward utilization of leased and temporary employees has grown —an operational business model that helps employers to better manage their labor costs — there has been an...
https://www.insurancejournal.com/news/national/2009/09/21/103911.htm

Electronic Placing

September 21, 2009 - Small Step or Giant Leap? For this market to completely open up globally, the business must ultimately be able to take place between people who cannot see each other over a desk or meet over a...
https://www.insurancejournal.com/magazines/closingquote/2009/09/21/158754.htm

Japanese Agents Hope to Learn Best Practices from U.S. Agencies

September 2, 2009 - The owners and producers of Japan's estimated 300,000 insurance agencies can only dream of the success and freedom that the 40,000 independent agencies in the U.S. enjoy. But they can still learn...
https://www.insurancejournal.com/news/national/2009/09/02/103468.htm

ACORD to Reintroduce Homeowners Insurance Application Form, ACORD 80

August 19, 2009 - The insurance industry standards organization ACORD says it will reintroduce its monoline homeowner application form (ACORD 80) this October. The form was withdrawn from the ACORD Forms Library in...
https://www.insurancejournal.com/news/national/2009/08/19/103123.htm

Lloyd’s Announces First Live Message Sent across Exchange

August 17, 2009 - Lloyd's has announced that Miller, a Lloyd's broker, and Aspen Re were the first to send a message - an energy quotation request, using ACORD data standards - across its Lloyd's Exchange system....
https://www.insurancejournal.com/news/international/2009/08/17/103044.htm

Great American Expands Underwriting to Include Single Entity Captives

August 5, 2009 - Cincinnati, Ohio-based Great American Insurance Group announced that its Alternative Markets Division has expanded its underwriting to include single entity captives. Highlights of Great American's...
https://www.insurancejournal.com/news/midwest/2009/08/05/102790.htm

Japanese Agents Tour U.S. Agencies to Learn Best Practices

July 20, 2009 - Most of Japan's 300,000 Agencies Are Small, But They Are Dreaming Big 'I'-Like The owners and producers of Japan's estimated 300,000 insurance agencies can only dream of the success and freedom...
https://www.insurancejournal.com/magazines/features/2009/07/20/158505.htm

Sloan Mason Offers Trash Haulers, Landfill Operators Package

June 2, 2009 - Sloan Mason, based in San Diego, Calif., has introduced coverages for garbage/trash haulers and landfill operators, available nationwide. The A XV rated carrier provides general liability,...
https://www.insurancejournal.com/news/west/2009/06/02/101040.htm

Get in Touch with Gen Y

April 20, 2009 - Why the Modern Workplace Is Important for the Next Generation of Professionals Today's senior ranks of insurance professionals are retiring at the pace of approximately one every 10 minutes, taking...
https://www.insurancejournal.com/magazines/features/2009/04/20/158097.htm

Sloan Mason Adds Ready-Mix Concrete, Asphalt, Aggregate Package

February 4, 2009 - Sloan Mason has introduced a new program for Ready-Mix, Asphalt and Aggregate Facilities, available in all 50 states. The new program provides general liability, auto coverage, workers'...
https://www.insurancejournal.com/news/national/2009/02/04/97522.htm

Int’l. Underwriting Association Pledges Electronic Claims Payment Progress

January 21, 2009 - An article on the Lloyd's web site (www.lloyds.com) discusses plans by the International Underwriting Association for making claims payment a top priority for 2009. The IUA aims to double the...
https://www.insurancejournal.com/news/international/2009/01/21/97108.htm

Lloyd’s Exchange Offers Real Change

January 16, 2009 - The Lloyd's Exchange pilot initiative (See IJ web site - https://www.insurancejournal.com/news/international/2009/01/13/96927.htm] was formally introduced on Thursday to the general approval of all...
https://www.insurancejournal.com/news/international/2009/01/16/97023.htm

IBM Chosen to Provide Lloyd’s ‘Exchange Pilot’ Communication System

January 13, 2009 - Lloyd's announced that it has selected IBM to deliver the Lloyd's Exchange pilot. "The Exchange will allow market participants to transfer risk information to each other using electronic messaging...
https://www.insurancejournal.com/news/international/2009/01/13/96927.htm