FSL Makes List of Top Performers for 7th Time

Fidelity Security Life Insurance Company Top 50 life-health insurance companies

Fidelity Security Life Insurance Company (FSL) has been named to the 2019 list of Top 50 life-health insurance companies selected for “outstanding financial results in areas of safety, consistency and performance over a five-year period.” The list, known as the Ward’s 50, was released by Aon plc, a leading global professional services firm that operates the Ward’s 50 benchmark group. The group analyzes more than 700 U.S.-based life-health insurers. To make the list, each company must pass minimum thresholds for safety and consistency as well as excel in financial performance…

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Blackcomb Consultants Records Its Most Successful Year in Business

2018 Revenue Results, New Client Additions and Successful Launch of New Service Offerings Propel Company into Next Phase of Growth Chicago, IL October 11, 2018 – Blackcomb Consultants, an international consulting firm and enterprise technology partner for Property and Casualty insurers, announced that 2018 will be the company’s most successful year ever. CY 2018 revenue will be at its highest level in the company’s history, and double digit growth is forecasted to continue in 2019. The company has grown its aggregate client base to 30+, and has completed over 40…

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Life insurance medical exam may soon be a thing of the past

Life Insurance medical exam

Technology and data services may soon provide an accurate and cost-effective replacement to health tests. A life insurance medical exam is often one of the most dreaded parts of applying for that type of coverage. That said, as systems and data continue to improve, this requirement may not be needed for much longer. This could mean that the added need for blood and urine samples, weigh-ins and blood pressure checks may stop. The reason is that the information obtained through a life insurance medical exam may be replaced by technology…

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Smart contract insurance partnership launches between AIG and IBM

IBM Supercomputer - smart contract insurance

The insurer and tech giant will use blockchain for managing complex forms of international coverage. American International Group (AIG) and International Business Machines (IBM) are partnering to create a form of smart contract insurance policy. This coverage will employ blockchain for the management of highly complex forms of international insurance protection. The two companies recently completed the smart contract coverage policy pilot project. The smart contract insurance multi-national policy pilot provided Standard Chartered Bank PLC with coverage. The pilot used blockchain’s digital leader technology for what IBM and AIG called…

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USAA insurance advertising withdrawn from Fox News

Sean Hannity USAA insurance advertising

The insurer which covers American military members and their families pulled its support for the show. USAA insurance advertising support was withdrawn from Fox News following Sean Hannity’s coverage of Democratic National Committee staffer Seth Rich’s murder. Hannity’s reportage introduced his own theory about the case, despite the fact that it conflicted with police reports. Police investigating the case determined that Rich was murdered as a part of a robbery that went gravely awry. However, Hannity reported his own theory that the murder was deliberate in order to silence the…

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Allstate Insurance Company launching new underwriting platform

Allstate Insurance Company

The insurer announced the implementation of the platform featuring automated data integration. Allstate Insurance Company has announced its intentions to implement the UnderwritingCenter platform. The platform was created by Myriad Development. The goal is to improve automated data integration while enhancing the quality of risk evaluation. UnderwritingCenter allows Allstate to automate its underwriting decision making processes. At the same time, Allstate Insurance Company can use the underwriting platform to integrate third party data and virtual surveys into the mix. In this way, the insurer hopes to produce greater accuracy in…

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New FTJ/FSL Vice President to Lead IT Efforts

KANSAS CITY, Missouri (September 12, 2016) – Forrest T. Jones & Company, Inc. (FTJ) and Fidelity Security Life Insurance Company (FSL) have appointed Roy Moore to a newly created vice president position to lead the organizations’ information technology (IT) efforts. Moore will provide strategic leadership as a member of the FTJ/FSL executive team and manage a department of nearly 50 IT professionals. He will report to Richard F. Jones, FTJ/FSL President. Moore joins FTJ/FSL after more than a decade of working in IT at other firms, most recently as chief…

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