LAC LA BICHE, Alberta, May 7- Fire-ravaged Alberta will use drones to investigate the cause of a huge blaze that has scorched the Canadian province and displaced some 88,000 people. Elevated Robotic Services, which has also deployed drones for mining and construction companies, has contracts with the Alberta government and insurance broker Hub International... » Read More
AIG reported a larger-than-expected quarterly loss and that it is adding a Carl Icahn-linked board member.
China's slowing economy and market rout may capture headlines, but the mainland's debt load is a bigger worry, said top China banking analyst Charlene Chu.
SYDNEY/ LONDON, Jan 24- Global insurance firms are circling Iran for business opportunities following the lifting of sanctions- and the first test of their appetite could come in March when some Iranian companies seek new cover. Insurers, the reinsurers that share their risk and the brokers that forge deals are exploring ways to tap a market worth $7.4 billion in...
The CEO of Puerto Rican insurance company Ambac fired back at his critics in an exclusive interview with CNBC.
Dec 16- Wells Fargo& Co is restarting efforts to expand its insurance brokerage business through acquisitions after previously announced M&A aspirations did not pan out. Laura Schupbach, evp and head of Wells Fargo Insurance, said she "hit the pause button" on plans to do deals after she determined when taking the reins of the business four years ago that existing...
90 percent of Asian consumers believe they lack the financial resources to fund their future care needs, according to a new survey from Swiss Re.
Mark Wilson, CEO of Aviva, explains why Europe's insurance companies are able to compete internationally.
Chemical contamination will hike the insurance bill for last month's blasts in the Chinese port of Tianjin, insurance specialists say.
William Hardcastle, director of Twelve Capital, says there are strong solvency ratios within the insurance sector.
Nick Hungerford, CEO of Nutmeg, discusses Zurich Insurance, which may be considering a takeover bid on British insurer RSA.
New tech startups are leveraging the power of your social network to return insurance back to its communal risk sharing origins.
With Puerto Rico saying it can't pay its $72 billion debt, bond investors worry whether bond insurers can cover a looming default.
Investment opportunities for average investors and lower premiums might be coming to the insurance market as tech moves in.
John Hancock aims to use wearables to track policyholders' activity, using the information to provide differential pricing on insurance policies.
Dan Loeb has a new bet on a Greek recovery, insurance company Hellas Direct.
Japan's government will increase the inheritance tax rate in January, while tax relief measures on gifting will be expanded.
With hurricane season just around the corner, extreme weather outbreaks may put disaster preparedness and recovery plans to the test.
American International Group delivered quarterly revenue that missed analysts' expectations on Monday.
American International Group posted earnings excluding items of $1.15 per share on revenue of $8.62 billion, beating Wall Street estimates.
Obamacare is about to be put to its biggest test: how many uninsured will enroll? Surprisingly, much of its success rests in brokers' hands.