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2 hrs ago | The Motley Fool

Warren Buffett's Billion-Dollar Gift That Keeps On Giving

Warren Buffett has a business that has made him billions throughout the years, but the surprising secret to its success is simple.


Related Topix: Warren Buffett, Business Wire, Construction, Berkshire Hathaway , Startups, Berkshire Hathaway, Empire Group, Investment Services

6 hrs ago | Business Journal

Jabil plans $100M stock buyback

The board of directors of Jabil Circuit Inc. has authorized repurchasing up to $100 million of the company's stock.


Related Topix: Electronics, Manufacturing, Jabil Circuit, Brown and Brown Insurance

Fri Jul 25, 2014

The Post-Journal, Jamestown New York

Christmas In July

Liberty Mutual Insurance, located at 133 E. Fairmount Ave. in Lakewood, finished its inaugural "Christmas in July" toy drive to benefit the Jamestown Salvation Army on Friday.


Related Topix: Liberty Mutual Insurance, Lakewood, NY

Arkansas Times

LR businessman shills for insurance industry-funded attack ad

Good story with local angle in the New York Times. It's about a December TV ad slamming Obamacare and U.S. Sen. Mark Pryor.


Related Topix: US Politics, Mark Pryor, US News, US Senate, Democrat, Little Rock, AR, Republican, US House of Representatives, Representative Tom Cotton, Health Insurance, Health

CBC News

Industry Canada approves AltaLink sale to Berkshire Hathaway

The federal government has approved the pending sale of an Alberta utility provider to Warren Buffet's Berkshire Hathaway.


Related Topix: Business Wire, Construction, Berkshire Hathaway , Startups, North America, Canada, World News, Berkshire Hathaway, Empire Group, Investment Services,

Business Journal

Careers in insurance: It's more than just claims and sales

When most people think of careers in insurance, the jobs that come to mind probably include selling policies and adjusting claims.


Related Topix: Greensboro, NC, University of Kentucky

The Washington Post

Aon Falls Most Among Financials Amid Reinsurance Sales Drop

Aon Plc, the world's second-largest insurance broker by market value, fell the most since April after revenue missed estimates as reinsurance sales declined.


Related Topix: Everest Re Group, Business News

Insurance News Net

Class Action Firms Don't Exactly Feast On Insurance

Sometimes the insurance industry takes a back seat to banking and finance in industry comparisons.


Insurance Journal West

AIA First-Half New Business Value Rises 23%, Led by China

AIA Group Ltd., the second-largest Asia-based insurer, posted a 23 percent increase in new business value in the first half, beating analyst estimates and exceeding the full-year figure for 2010 when it went public.


Related Topix: American International Group, Prudential


Sluggish Latin American results show risks for U.S. companies

U.S. companies are reporting sluggish financial results in Latin America, showing the risks they face in relying on Brazil and other emerging markets in the region for growth.


Related Topix: Manufacturing, 3M, Chemicals, Construction, Caterpillar, Champaign, IL

Thu Jul 24, 2014

Customer Interaction Solutions

Fireman's Fund Insurance Company Launches New Website

"Our customers are comprised of agents and brokers, businesses, individuals and families who will appreciate the innovative online experience," said Robyn Hahn, chief marketing officer of Fireman's Fund.


Related Topix: Firemans Fund Insurance, Marketing

Thomas Gold in an exclusive interview prior to a Governors Island performance

After recently celebrating the 100th episode of his podcast show at an exclusive private event at Le Bain rooftop and announcing a summer Governors Island performance this August 2 hosted by RPM , widely revered German producer and artist Thomas Gold has released a brand-new collaboration with up-and-coming artist Borgeous titled, ' Beast ' ... (more)


Related Topix: Marketing, MetLife

Business Journal

Health insurers owe $9M to patients in PA, NJ and DE

More than $9 million in rebates are owed to people in Pennsylvania, New Jersey and Delaware from health insurance companies under a provision in the Affordable Care Act that requires health insurers to spend the vast majority of the premium dollars they collect on medical care or activities to improve health-care quality.


Related Topix: Health Insurance, Health, Philadelphia, PA, Aetna

Business Journal

Alamo Title Insurance earns upgraded credit rating

A.M. Best has upgraded the financial strength rating of four subsidiaries of Fidelity National Financial Inc., including Alamo Title Insurance in San Antonio.


Related Topix: Fidelity National Financial

Business Journal

USAA paving the way for soldiers to ease entry into workforce

Watson researchers work inside International Business Machines Corp.'s Thomas J. Watson Research Center, the headquarters of the company's research, in Yorktown Heights, New York, U.S., on Tuesday, Feb. 11, 2014.


Related Topix: IBM, USAA, Yorktown Heights, NY, Science / Technology, High Performance Computing

Business Journal

Oregon consumers set to receive $3M in health insurance rebates

Oregon health insurers owe consumers more than $3 million in rebates tied to a provision of the Affordable Care Act.


Related Topix: Oregon Government, Oregon, MEGA Life and Health Insurance

The Globe and Mail

Global economy starts second half on solid footing: PMIs

China's factory activity expanded at its fastest in 18 months in July as new orders surged while the euro zone's private sector also perked up, suggesting the global economy started the second half of 2014 on a solid footing.


Related Topix: Pmi Group Inc

Wed Jul 23, 2014

KHOU-TV Houston

Texas insurance industry to Uber: Slow down

It's a transportation company that's growing at record speeds, but some are saying slow down and put on the brakes because when it comes to insurance coverage you may not be safe.


Related Topix: Cell Phones, Cellphones, Electronics

Business Journal

Allstate Insurance Co. to add new agencies, sales agents in Hawaii, Northwest

A car drives toward the entrance of Allstate Corp.'s headquarters in Northbrook, Illinois, in this Bloomberg file photo.


Related Topix: Allstate, Northbrook, IL

International Business Times

Global Markets Overview - July 24, 2014

It was another positive night for equities, with gains through European and US trade mainly driven by optimism around US corporate earnings.


Related Topix: Startups, Facebook, Pmi Group Inc


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