Insurance Information Institute (III) News

Ten Largest Insurance Markets Likely to See 4.5% Drop in GDP During 2020

The world’s 10 largest insurance markets are cumulatively expected to see their gross domestic product (GDP) decrease by 4.5% in 2020 compared to 2019 because of COVID-19, according to a new Insurance Information Institute (Triple-I) report. “All things being equal, …

Kevelighan: Talks with Institutes on Creating 21st Century Triple III Began Years Ago

Affiliating with The Institutes provides an opportunity for the industry’s Insurance Information Institute (III) to become more of a 21st Century trade association, rather than one suited for the 1950s, according to the III executive behind the move. III CEO …

Insurance Consumer Advice for Buyers of High-Risk Homes: Liz Weston

When house hunting, the price of homeowners insurance probably isn’t top of mind. But homes with hidden risks can make getting coverage difficult, expensive or both. Learning how to identify them could save a homeowner a bundle. This could be …

Insurance Information Institute Names Friedlander, Maccini to Communications Positions

Mark Friedlander and Kris Maccini have been appointed to senior communications positions at the Insurance Information Institute to broaden the organization’s traditional and social media operations. III’s Florida communications consultant since July 2019, Friedlander is now its director, Corporate Communications. …

Boosting Resilience to U.S. Wildfires Should Be Insurance Industry Priority: I.I.I.

Nearly a year after the deadliest and costliest wildfire in U.S. history, insurers and the customers they cover are revisiting how to reduce their collective exposure to this risk, according to the Insurance Information Institute (I.I.I.). “While our research has …

Imagine a World Without Insurance

Have you ever wondered what the world would be like without insurance? The Insurance Information Institute has. It’s probably safe to say that life would be a lot different and probably not as exciting. The economy would not be as …

Stewart – Former I.I.I. President, Speechwriter, Arts Instructor, Exchange VP-Dies

Gordon Curran Stewart, former president of the Insurance Information Institute (I.I.I.), died Wednesday, November 26, in his hometown of Garrison, New York. Stewart joined the Institute in 1989 as executive vice president and in 1991 became its president until his …

Texas Property/Casualty Symposium to Focus on Insurance Industry Changes

The Insurance Council of Texas (ICT) will host its 22nd Annual Mid-Year Property & Casualty Symposium in Austin on July 17. Speakers include industry leaders from the Insurance Information Institute (III), the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS) and the …