St. Paul Fire and Marine Insurance Co.

Ratings Roundup: Travelers (UK), Tenet, Allianz (France)

October 19, 2010 - A.M. Best Europe – Rating Services Limited has affirmed the financial strength rating of 'A (Excellent) and issuer credit rating (ICR) of "a+" of UK-based Travelers Insurance Company Limited...
https://www.insurancejournal.com/news/international/2010/10/19/114160.htm

Ratings Roundup: Harbor Point Re, Travelers (UK), Sovag

November 4, 2009 - Standard & Poor's Ratings Services has revised its outlook on Bermuda-based reinsurer Harbor Point Re Ltd. and its U.S.-based subsidiary Harbor Point Reinsurance U.S. Inc. to stable from negative....
https://www.insurancejournal.com/news/international/2009/11/04/105091.htm

Ratings: Travelers (UK), Bison, Dubai Islamic, Milli Re, Hang Seng, LIG

November 19, 2008 - A.M. Best Co. has affirmed the financial strength rating of 'A' (Excellent) and issuer credit rating (ICR) of "a+" of UK-based Travelers Insurance Company Limited (TIC). The outlook for both...
https://www.insurancejournal.com/news/international/2008/11/19/95670.htm

Ratings Recap: Northbridge, Fondiaria, MGIC, Trust International, First Capital, St.Paul/Travelers (UK)

October 19, 2007 - Standard & Poor's Ratings Services has placed its 'BBB' counterparty credit and financial strength ratings on Northbridge Financial Corp.'s operating companies--Commonwealth Insurance Co.,...
https://www.insurancejournal.com/news/international/2007/10/19/84425.htm

Officer Assigned to The Hanover’s Southeast and Central Regions

August 2, 2007 - The Hanover Insurance Group Inc., has strengthened its underwriting capabilities with the appointment of Robert Collins as chief underwriting officer for the Southeast and Central regions,...
https://www.insurancejournal.com/news/national/2007/08/02/82245.htm

Washington Commissioner Issues Multiple Fines, Enforcement Actions

January 31, 2007 - Washington's Office of the Insurance Commissioner has ordered UnitedHealthcare Insurance Co. of Minneapolis to pay a $59,000 fine following an agency investigation into the company's use of...
https://www.insurancejournal.com/news/west/2007/01/31/76458.htm

Insurer Refuses to Pay $1.6M Tiger Woods Yacht Lawsuit

May 8, 2006 - An insurance company is refusing to pay $1.6 million to settle a lawsuit filed in Fort Lauderdale, Fla. between a shipbuilder and Tiger Woods over use of the golfer's name and a photograph of his...
https://www.insurancejournal.com/news/southeast/2006/05/08/68046.htm

U.K.’s Catlin Group Appoints Banas President, CEO of New U.S. Company

March 10, 2006 - The U.K.'s Catlin Group reported from its Bermuda operations center that Richard Banas has been appointed as president and CEO of Catlin Inc., the Group's new U.S. subsidiary. "Rich Banas will be...
https://www.insurancejournal.com/news/international/2006/03/10/66338.htm

TDI Reports More Than $171K in Fines and Restitution in January

March 1, 2006 - The Texas Department of Insurance announced enforcement actions taken by Commissioner Mike Geeslin that became final during January. The actions include three license revocations, two license...
https://www.insurancejournal.com/news/southcentral/2006/03/01/66034.htm

Business Interruption: When Has the Insurer Satisfied Its Obligation?

August 8, 2005 - One of the most problematic insurance questions that developed following the destruction of the World Trade Center on Sept. 11, 2001, involved business interruption coverage. With the destruction...
https://www.insurancejournal.com/magazines/features/2005/08/08/58999.htm

Business Interruption: When Has the Insurer Satisfied Its Obligation?

August 8, 2005 - One of the most problematic insurance questions that developed following the destruction of the World Trade Center on Sept. 11, 2001, involved business interruption coverage. With the destruction...
https://www.insurancejournal.com/magazines/features/2005/08/08/150436.htm

MISS. SUPREME COURT THROWS OUT $80M VERDICT:

December 20, 2004 - The Mississippi Supreme Court has thrown out an $80 million damage award involving a breach of contact lawsuit in Copiah County. The justices said the case was erroneously filed in Mississippi and...
https://www.insurancejournal.com/magazines/newsbriefs/2004/12/20/50652.htm

Miss. Supreme Court Overturns $80 Million Breach of Contract Verdict

November 22, 2004 - An $80 million damage award involving a breach of contract lawsuit was thrown out of court on Monday by the Mississippi Supreme Court in Jackson. The justices said the case was erroneously filed in...
https://www.insurancejournal.com/news/southeast/2004/11/22/47934.htm

St. Paul Sells 6 Million Shares in Platinum

June 28, 2004 - Bermuda-based Platinum Underwriters Holdings, Ltd. announced the sale of 6,000,000 of its common shares by St. Paul Fire and Marine Insurance Company, a wholly owned subsidiary of The St. Paul...
https://www.insurancejournal.com/news/international/2004/06/28/43622.htm

Moody’s May Cut St. Paul Cos. Ratings

February 18, 2003 - Moody's Investors Service has placed the ratings of property-casualty insurer The St. Paul Cos. on review for possible downgrade. Included in the review are the insurance financial strength ratings...
https://www.insurancejournal.com/news/midwest/2003/02/18/26306.htm

Former Adjuster Pleads Guilty To Mail Fraud

January 24, 2003 - An insurance adjuster faces a maximum sentence of five years and a $250,000 fine after pleading guilty to mail fraud in U.S. District Court in Lexington, Ky. According to the Lexington...
https://www.insurancejournal.com/news/southeast/2003/01/24/25630.htm

The St. Paul Companies Stable

May 13, 2002 - A.M. Best Co. announced that the "A+" (Superior) financial strength rating of the St. Paul Companies is unaffected by The St. Paul's decision to transfer its traditional reinsurance operations to a...
https://www.insurancejournal.com/magazines/ratings/2002/05/13/18947.htm

W.R. Berkley Names Four VP’s to Head New Med Mal Excess Unit

May 8, 2002 - W. R. Berkley Corp. announced the appointments, effective immediately, of Collin J. Suttie, Wayne Matthew (Matt) Fessler, Dianne L. Perry and Kimberley H. Willis as Vice Presidents of Berkley...
https://www.insurancejournal.com/news/east/2002/05/08/15873.htm

St. Paul to Transfer Reinsurance to Bermuda; Will Retain Minority Stake

April 26, 2002 - The St. Paul Companies announced plans to transfer its ongoing reinsurance operations to a newly-formed Bermuda-based reinsurer, Platinum Underwriters Holdings, Ltd. which intends to make a public...
https://www.insurancejournal.com/news/international/2002/04/26/16191.htm

St. Paul Fire and Marine Sells Unit to London’s

October 1, 2001 - The St. Paul Companies announced that its wholly owned subsidiary, St. Paul Fire and Marine Insurance Company, has completed the sale of Fidelity and Guaranty Life Insurance Company (F&G Life), a...
https://www.insurancejournal.com/news/midwest/2001/10/01/13552.htm