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    More than half of brokers provide clients with information about fees and the majority have established “widespread good practice” that facilitates a culture of compliance and ensure good customer outcomes, according to the Insurance Brokers Code Compliance Committee (IBCCC). About 76% have procedures to identify breaches or potential issues, 67% use checklists to ensure they ...
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    Nuveen’s 2022 EQuilibrium survey of global institutional investors showed that insurance companies in every region surveyed are more focused on the environmental and social attributes of their investments than their corporate and government pension fund counterparts. Nuveen has been instrumental in advising on and implementing the impact program for TIAA, one of the world’s most ...
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    Privately held insurance investor Envest has expanded into the marine business, acquiring a majority stake in North Sydney-based Australian Risk Applications (ARA). ARA is a specialist marine insurance broker and underwriting agent that focuses on importers, exporters, fresh produce exporters, traders, freight forwarders, customs brokers, couriers, removalists, ship repairers, boat owners and builders. Envest MD ...
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    LYON, France and PARIS, Nov. 17, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — The APRIL Group, France’s leading wholesale insurance broker, is enjoying strong growth across multiple markets and now accelerating its international development by setting up APRIL International GmbH. This new entity will help APRIL provide even closer support to its expatriate German policyholders and the insurance brokers that ...
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    Insurance companies, a significant investor group in the financial markets, have been told by the regulator that they can no longer cut deals with brokers for trading in government securities. According to a new directive by The Insurance Regulatory and Development Authority (IRDA) that has sent all insurers into a tizzy, buying and selling of ...
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    Gregg Marcus is a commercial property and casualty insurance broker based in New York, New York Gregg Marcus, commercial property and casualty insurance broker based in New York, New York was interviewed by Influential People Magazine. NEW YORK CITY, NEW YORK, UNITED STATES, November 11, 2022 /EINPresswire.com/ — Gregg Marcus, commercial property and casualty insurance ...
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    Inside the Industry: How Mints Work Sponsored Content – Over the years, we have done our level best to share industry insights with you. Our hope in doing so is that you will better understand—and feel more comfortable in the process—of buying, storing, and selling precious metals, says Rich Checkan, president & COO, Asset Strategies ...
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    Arthur J. Gallagher & Co. said it received a subpoena from the Justice Department’s foreign bribery unit, making it the latest company to become ensnared in a sprawling investigation into corruption at state-owned companies in Ecuador. The Rolling Meadows, Ill.-based insurance brokerage disclosed the subpoena in a quarterly financial report this week. The information request, ...
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    As a person who grew up on FoodShare, Wisconsin’s version of the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program, some of the only fruits and veggies I remember were bananas and maybe a bag of baby carrots. I watched my mother struggle to make the right decisions for our family. Getting groceries was always quantity over quality. Forty ...
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    We’ve stayed away from the financial sector as a whole for a long time. Exchanges have been under pressure to reduce fees, banks have faced competition from fintech entrants, and asset management companies have seen fee compression. Today’s rising rates are changing the outlook for the sector and we have to step back and reassess ...