Archive for December, 2017

Licensing Makes It Harder to Move for Work

Licensing Makes It Harder to Move for Work

You aren’t the only professionals out there who face oversight creep. Source: Think Advisor     

December 30, 2017 | By More
Junk-Bond Buyers Are Content With Smaller 2018 Gains After Rally

Junk-Bond Buyers Are Content With Smaller 2018 Gains After Rally

Energy companies could do better than lower-rated communications companies. Source: Think Advisor     

December 30, 2017 | By More
International Regulator Group Seeks Ideas

International Regulator Group Seeks Ideas

The IAIS is starting the process of developing its next five-year strategic plan. Source: Think Advisor     

December 30, 2017 | By More
Bare Variable Annuities Draw Young Whippersnappers

Bare Variable Annuities Draw Young Whippersnappers

LIMRA analysts post the average purchase ages for seven different types of individual annuities. Source: Think Advisor     

December 30, 2017 | By More
How to Lean Against the Biases in 2018

How to Lean Against the Biases in 2018

Humans are shockingly susceptible to bad ideas and poor decisions that metastasize into damaging behavior. But with effort, we can do better. Source: Think Advisor     

December 30, 2017 | By More
Low 2016 Indvidual Health Margins Trimmed Insurers’ Rebate Bills

Low 2016 Indvidual Health Margins Trimmed Insurers’ Rebate Bills

Only 5% of carriers held 2016 claims low enough to owe enrollees money. Source: Think Advisor     

December 30, 2017 | By More
What Should Really Guide Your Investment Thinking in 2018

What Should Really Guide Your Investment Thinking in 2018

Year-end reviews are popular, but they blind us at the very time we want clarity. Source: Think Advisor     

December 30, 2017 | By More
2,300 Insurance Jobs Lost in November

2,300 Insurance Jobs Lost in November

Leading Insurance Career Site, InsuranceJobs.com Shares Insurance Employment Trends from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics’ Economic Situation Report

December 29, 2017 | By More
Featured Insurance Job Postings: December 29, 2017

Featured Insurance Job Postings: December 29, 2017

Are you an insurance job seeker? Sign up for a personal job seeker account on insurancejobs.com. You can find great positions, manage your resumes, and set up email notification alerts. Get started today!  

December 29, 2017 | By More
Kindred Healthcare Holder Brigade Opposes Deal With Humana

Kindred Healthcare Holder Brigade Opposes Deal With Humana

A big investor says the home care provider should let recent improvements take effect before it sells. Source: Think Advisor     

December 29, 2017 | By More