A deal struck last weekend between Iran and six world powers over Tehran's nuclear programme leaves U.S. and European oil sanctions in place for six months. Iran secured limited relief including an easing of a ban on European ship insurance, which could allow the transport of some oil to its Asian customers.» Read More
Oct 8- Tens of thousands of uninsured people have begun to sign up for health coverage through online Obamacare private insurance marketplaces in California and New York, officials said on Tuesday, while problems still plagued the federal online system.
LOS ANGELES, Oct 2- When Britney Spears takes the stage this December for the first of a heavily hyped 100- show two-year residency at Planet Hollywood in Las Vegas, the loudest cheers may come from her insurance underwriters.
NEW YORK, Oct 2- Long Island publicist Brian Erni works for a company that would extend health insurance to his wife if he would pay for it. Families across the United States are facing similar situations as many companies plan to trim, eliminate or charge extra for benefits for employees' spouses in 2014, when key parts of healthcare reform take effect.
Obamacare is about to be put to its biggest test: how many uninsured will enroll? Surprisingly, much of its success rests in brokers' hands.
Wendy Liu, China Equity Research at Nomura expects Chinese equities will continue to climb higher between now and November.
*Apax, Morgan Stanley had taken Hub private for about $2 bln. Aug 5- Private equity firm Hellman& Friedman LLC has clinched a roughly $4.4 billion deal to take over Hub International Inc, Canada's largest insurance brokerage, from Apax Partners LLP, the firms said on Monday.
Aug 5- Hub International Ltd said it would be bought by funds managed by private equity firm Hellman& Friedman LLC in a deal that values the insurance brokerage at about $4.4 billion.
London, July 3- The UK's financial regulator has slapped a 2.8 million pound fine on the company which administers mobile phone insurance sold by Phones 4 u for poor handling of complaints.
Dieter Wemmer, CFO of Europe¿s largest insurer, Allianz SE, tells CNBC that the company has drafted a their business model well to succeed in a low growth European environment.
Hank Greenberg, the former head of insurance giant AIG, tells CNBC about building AIG from a small domestic insurance company into the mammoth global player that it became.
Bond insurer MBIA and Bank of America have reached a settlement in an ongoing legal dispute, and BofA will pay MBIA $1.6 billion, the companies said on Monday.
Insurers know that extreme weather has become the new normal but a new survey says that many firms are not prepared for future super storms.
Whether your car insurance carrier charges you more depends on your age, recent driving record and even your credit score. Here's what you should know.
Christmas gifts like trampolines, treehouse kits and certain breeds of puppies will please the kids, but cause homeowner's insurance agents to cringe.
As more people in China get wealthier, many are looking for ways to better protect their health and belongings. CNBC's Eunice Yoon takes a look at the state of insurance in China.
Allstate Chairman, President & CEO Thomas Wilson, discusses his take on the fiscal cliff negotiations, and the $1.1 billion costs his company faces after Hurricane Sandy.
U.K. insurance group Lloyd’s of London, which comprises nearly 90 syndicates, reported an interim profit of 1.53 billion pounds ($2.48 billion) for the first six months of the year after a lack of major claims from natural catastrophes.
Tidjane Thiam CEO Prudential says the company see Asia as central to their growth and they are seeing infinite demand for their products.
These are critical moments for the company. The $440 million trading loss they announced this morning likely wiped out all the cash on the balance sheet, and they need cash to keep the company running.
Gene Simmons, Kiss, discusses his new venture that combines low cost loans with ways to finance life insurance policies for wealthy clients.