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B2Gold Corp. . Miner. Down seven cents, or 2.99 per cent, to $2.27 on 7.4 million shares.
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Via Acquire Media NewsEdge) FireEye Inc, a provider of security solutions that stop today's advanced cyber-attacks, has announced the Cyber Risk Evaluation and Threat Engagement programme, addressing insurance brokers' and underwriters' critical need to gain visibility into enterprises' exposure to cyber threats. The company said Lockton Inc, the largest privately held, independent insurance broker in the world, will serve as the CREATE programme's inaugural partner.
8 hrs ago | GlobeNewswire
The Navigators Group, Inc. today announced that its principal underwriting agency subsidiary, Navigators Management Company, Inc., has launched a new Cyber Liability & Privacy/Data Breach Coverage product called "NAVSecure ," providing pre- and post-breach solutions to cyber liability and privacy/data breach events in response to heightened demand. "Cyber security is front-page news and every day we read about another business or government agency that has fallen prey to new, complex and increasingly sophisticated cyber crime," said Stuart M. Kohn, Vice President of the Specialty Professional Liability division and Cyber Liability & Privacy/Data Breach Coverage practice leader.
12 hrs ago | Sys-Con Media
As device vendors intensely compete by launching new and unique Smartphone models, insurance companies are heavily capitalizing on device specific insurance plans. With global revenues of over in 2013, the industry is set to grow at a CAGR of 17 % over the next five years.
What was once the unthinkable occurred on September 16, 2008. On that date, the federal government gave the American International Group - better known as AIG - a bailout of $85 billion.
Riverview Realty Partners of Chicago recently invited heavy-hitters from Milwaukee's brokerage community to see the planned renovations to the 30-story downtown 411 office tower. They are the first details Riverview Realty unveiled about its commitment to spend $17.5 million upgrading the building.
The organizers of a soon-to-kick-off communitywide literacy initiative believe that it takes a village - a city, in this case - to most effectively put the spotlight on the importance of daily reading. "20 minutes, every child, every day" is the motto of the new Worcester: The City That Reads campaign, which shares its name with a long-running book drive started by School Committee member John Monfredo.
Warren Buffett is the greatest investor of all time so it is worthwhile to figure out how to invest in stocks like he does. Thankfully, Warren has spent his life giving away his wisdom on investing for free to all who would listen.
Work continues last month on the outskirts of Panama City on the $5 billion Panama Canal expansion and modernization, which was supposed to be completed in time to mark the waterway's 100th anniversary in August. The project will allow ships almost three times larger to go through the canal.
The insurance industry has jobs to offer because up to one-quarter of the current workforce could retire in the next several years, as well as opportunities that range from working from home to learning about the jungle. That's particularly true for recent college graduates looking for their first jobs, said Debra Richardson, a lecturer and faculty adviser at the University of North Texas in Denton, where she teaches risk management.
WINDFALL: The payout is good news for the insurer's 60,000 Irish shareholders - as long as they're careful about tax. Standard Life 's 60,000 Irish shareholders will start to receive letters over the next few days explaining how they can take up a windfall of as much as a 1,000 with the company.
It contains detailed historic and forecast data for claims and expenses. "Personal Accident and Health Insurance Claims and Expenses in Malta to 2018: Market Databook" provides detailed insight into the operating environment of the personal accident and health insurance industry in Malta .
German insurer Allianz is planning to sell the personal insurance business of its U.S. subsidiary Fireman's Fund as the unit continues to miss its targets, a German newspaper reported. Fireman's Fund's commercial coverage focused on small and medium-sized U.S. businesses will be integrated into Allianz' industrial insurance unit called Allianz Global Corporate & Specialty, Sueddeutsche Zeitung reported on Saturday.
Historically, the insurance industry has been rooted in paper-based forms that resulted in slow response times, bloated overhead, lost records, and faulty verification. The industry, with many of its organizations led by old school executives, has also been slower to digitize compared to other sectors such as banking, retail, and pharmacy.
Cigna Corporation has had an exciting year with outstanding results in its global and commercial healthcare insurance business. The company is proving to have a very positive outlook due to a number of factors.
The next generation version of Gilead Sciences Inc's $84,000 hepatitis C drug, already under fire for its record-breaking costs, is going to be even more expensive. Gregg Alton, Gilead's executive vice president of corporate and medical affairs, declined to give an exact price for the new medicine, the first all-oral treatment for the virus which is expected to launch next month.
Updated: Mon Sep 15, 2014 04:37 pm
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