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Mergers and acquisition heats up within the insurance industry

Merger and acquisition activity is on the rise in the US and Canada There were a reported 110 insurance agency mergers and acquisitions in the…

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Insurance-linked securities market experiencing promising growth

Aon Benfield Securities releases report examining insurance-linked securities market Aon Benfield Securities, the investment banking arm of Aon Benfield, has released a new report concerning…

A.M. Best report shows strong growth in Vietnamese insurance market

Vietnam insurance market growing despite global economic turmoil A.M. Best, a credit ratings and financial research company service the insurance industry, has released a new…

Insurers pulling out of markets in the wake of natural disasters

The natural disaster rate climbs as industry reevaluates high risk areas. Natural disasters seem to be happening more regularly, a fact that the global insurance…

China to strengthen regulations for growing insurance industry

Major changes for China insurance industry. The insurance industry in China is growing at a rapid rate. The country recently opened up its borders to…

Severe weather leads to over $1.2 billion in insurance losses in March

Insurance industry gets hit with huge losses for 2012. Global reinsurance intermediary, Aon Benfield, which is also responsible for the Aon plc capital advising, has…

Climate Prediction Center heralds the return of El Nino this year

Insurance industry on El Nino watch. The U.S. Climate Prediction Center (CPC), a government agency that provides weather information to the insurance industry and others,…