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Seventeen Group buys UK marine insurance broker Everards UK-based insurance and risk management Seventeen Group has acquired Everard Insurance Brokers (Everards), a specialist marine and marine trades broker, for an undisclosed sum. Intermediaries > Brokerage > News
AssuredPartners acquires Safeguard Insurance Insurance brokerage firm AssuredPartners has acquired Safeguard Insurance, located in Las Vegas, Nevada.
General Insurance > Commercial lines > News Lloyd’s rolls out new digital distribution platform By IBR Staff Writer
Lloyd’s has rolled out a new digital distribution platform to make it convenient for its underwriters and insurance businesses to connect with each other.
News FRISS, Rabobank partner on IBAN-Name Check to reduce insurance fraud Rabobank SurePay has entered into a partnership with FRISS over IBAN-Name Check, a service that checks whether the name and the IBAN number match.
Technology > Technology in Insurance > News
Seventeen Group buys UK marine insurance broker Everards By IBR Staff Writer
UK-based insurance and risk management Seventeen Group has acquired Everard Insurance Brokers (Everards), a specialist marine and marine trades broker, for an undisclosed sum.
Intermediaries > Brokerage > News AXA, XL unveil first common branding step post $15.3bn merger By IBR Staff Writer
AXA and XL Group have revealed future branding of their combined operations after the closing of their $15.3bn merger.
General Insurance > Commercial lines > News Global Atlantic launches new indexed universal life insurance product Global Atlantic Financial Group has launched Lifetime Foundation ELITE, a new indexed universal life insurance product for individuals seeking simple, affordable and secure death benefit guarantees.
Life Insurance & Pensions > News

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General Insurance

AssuredPartners acquires Safeguard Insurance
Insurance brokerage firm AssuredPartners has acquired Safeguard Insurance, located in Las Vegas, Nevada.
General Insurance > Commercial lines > News
AXA, XL unveil first common branding step post $15.3bn merger
By IBR Staff Writer
AXA and XL Group have revealed future branding of their combined operations after the closing of their $15.3bn merger.
General Insurance > Commercial lines > News

Life Insurance And Pensions

Global Atlantic launches new indexed universal life insurance product
Global Atlantic Financial Group has launched Lifetime Foundation ELITE, a new indexed universal life insurance product for individuals seeking simple, affordable and secure death benefit guarantees.
Life Insurance & Pensions > News
Generali to sell majority stake in German life insurance unit to Viridium
By IBR Staff Writer
Italian insurance giant Assicurazioni Generali has agreed to sell 89.9% stake in its German life insurance business to the Viridium Group for up to €1.9bn.
Life Insurance & Pensions > News

Intermediaries

Seventeen Group buys UK marine insurance broker Everards
By IBR Staff Writer
UK-based insurance and risk management Seventeen Group has acquired Everard Insurance Brokers (Everards), a specialist marine and marine trades broker, for an undisclosed sum.
Intermediaries > Brokerage > News
Wheatley Wright Insurance acquired by PIB Group
By IBR Staff Writer
PIB Group has acquired Wheatley Wright Insurance Services (WW Group) and its underwriting unit Online Risk Solutions for an undisclosed amount.
Intermediaries > Brokerage > News

Reinsurance

Lloyd's CEO Inga Beale to step down next year
By IBR Staff Writer
Lloyd's of London’s CEO Inga Beale is set to step down from her post next year, after serving for a period of five years.
Intermediaries > Brokerage > News
Generali to increase stake in Indian insurance ventures
By IBR Staff Writer
Italian insurance company Generali Group has agreed to increase its stake in its insurance ventures in India to 49% from 25.5%.
Life Insurance & Pensions > News

Technology

FRISS, Rabobank partner on IBAN-Name Check to reduce insurance fraud
Rabobank SurePay has entered into a partnership with FRISS over IBAN-Name Check, a service that checks whether the name and the IBAN number match.
Technology > Technology in Insurance > News
Shift Technology to help HICFG develop health insurance counter fraud database
Shift Technology has been selected by H I Counter Fraud Group (HICFG) to develop a health insurance counter fraud database.
Technology > Technology in Insurance > News

Regulatory & Risk

FRISS, Rabobank partner on IBAN-Name Check to reduce insurance fraud
Rabobank SurePay has entered into a partnership with FRISS over IBAN-Name Check, a service that checks whether the name and the IBAN number match.
Technology > Technology in Insurance > News
Shift Technology to help HICFG develop health insurance counter fraud database
Shift Technology has been selected by H I Counter Fraud Group (HICFG) to develop a health insurance counter fraud database.
Technology > Technology in Insurance > News