Nationwide agents News

Nationwide’s Transition to Independent Agency Insurance Company Complete

Nationwide says the process of transitioning the company to operate as an independent insurance agency carrier is complete, effective July 1. For the past 18 months, the Columbus, Ohio-based insurer has been working on the transition. The company says more …

Entering and Exiting Digital: What’s Up with Multi-Brand Strategies of P/C Insurers?

Two of the largest property/casualty insurers in the U.S., Allstate and Nationwide, made headlines recently when they announced shifts in their respective multi-brand portfolios. Faced with the prospect of staying relevant in an environment that has seen minimal organic growth …

Watch Out Insurtechs: Nationwide Readies Own Digital Auto Insurance Platform

Nationwide plans on striking hard against digital insurer upstart competitors with the debut of Spire, a digital auto insurance platform with an eye on millennial customers. Spire, which will be rolled out in the 2019 fourth quarter, centers around the …

Hub Acquires Books of Business, Hires 4 Nationwide Agents in Pennsylvania

Hub International Limited (Hub), a global insurance brokerage, has acquired property and casualty books of business from, and hired, insurance agents Matthew Lennon, Craig Love, Frank and Michael Namath. Each of the agents were previously part of Nationwide Mutual Insurance …