• Gerling Gets $150 Million, Dumps Surety

    Gerling Gets $150 Million, Dumps SuretyNU Online News Service, Jan 8, 10:05 a.m. EST?Gerling Global Reinsurance Corporation of America yesterday announced a $150 million capital ...

  • Can Adjusters Earn Bonuses Ethically?

    Can Adjusters Earn Bonuses Ethically?The question of performance-based compensation for adjusters was initially discussed in my column of Sept. 10, 2001. The question arose from ...

  • Agents Must Prove Their Value In 2002

    Agents Must Prove Their Value In 2002If the clich? about people shooting the messenger who delivers bad news has any truth to it at all, ...

  • Surplus Lines A Remedy For Calif., N.Y.?

    Surplus Lines A Remedy For Calif., N.Y.?By Susanne SclafaneNU Online News Service, Jan. 14, 1:06 p.m. EST?-An insurance industry trade group is suggesting that surplus ...

  • New Re Players Could Soften Market

    New Re Players Could Soften MarketLondon Editor Putting questions about terrorism exclusions aside for the moment, will the new capital pouring into the reinsurance industry ...

  • Insurers Left In Lurch On Terrorism Risks

    Insurers Left In Lurch On Terrorism RisksWashington What seemed like a relatively quiet year for the property-casualty industry on Capitol Hill turned into an intense, ...

  • Fitch Warns Insurers On Pricing Backlash

    Fitch Warns Insurers On Pricing BacklashBy Susanne SclafaneNU Online News Service, Jan. 17, 3:53 p.m. EST?The managing director of Fitch Insurance Ratings in Chicago warned ...

  • Groups Sought For Claims Base Beta Test

    Groups Sought For Claims Base Beta TestBy E.E. MazierNU Online News Service, Jan. 9, 4:11 p.m. EST?A provider of online insurance claims tools is looking ...

  • Lobbyist Warns Fla. Of Big WC Costs

    Lobbyist Warns Fla. Of Big WC CostsBy E.E. MazierNU Online News Service, Jan. 28, 11:50 a.m. EST? An insurance trade group representative pushing a new ...

  • Hardening Market No Gravy Train For Insurers

    Hardening Market No Gravy Train For Insurers With fixes already in place to address the core operational issues that have plagued individual company results ...