QBE North America Launches Business Unit for Financial Institutions

Article 0 Comments QBE North America has launched QBE Integrated Advantage for Financial Institutions—a new dedicated business unit specializing in the segment The new unit offers customers access to a single team organized under a one leader that comprises financial institutions professionals in underwriting, claims, global risk solutions, distribution and […]

Florida Man Gets 8 Years for Hurricane Irma Fraud

Article 2 Comments A Florida man has been sentenced to eight years in prison for taking advantage of people who suffered property damage last year during Hurricane Irma. Collier County prosecutors says 44-year-old Daniel Lawrence Ohleyer was sentenced Monday. He had been convicted of two counts of contracting without a […]

CLO Fever: Small Insurer Bets Big on Booming Leveraged Loan Market

Article 0 Comments Advantage Insurance of San Juan, Puerto Rico, is no one’s idea of a financial colossus. But this little insurance company is making a giant bet on some of the hottest investments around: collateralized loan obligations. That a company with about 50 employees and $4 million of profit […]

LISI Partners Acquires Western Health Advantage in California

Article 0 Comments General agency LISI has acquired Western Health Advantage in Sacramento, Calif. WHA is a non-profit HMO that offers benefit plans for employer group health coverage. LISI serves more than 8,000 affiliated brokers who offer medical, dental, vision and specialty coverage for large and small employers from over […]