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Arizona Names Insurtech Veteran Interim Director

Arizona Names Insurtech Veteran Interim Director

Keith Schraad also developed a private exchange system for KC Blue, and he helped GOP candidates make phone calls. Source: Think Advisor     

February 21, 2018 | By More
Everyone Has Forgotten the Downside to Debt

Everyone Has Forgotten the Downside to Debt

Insurers could get the higher rates they crave, faster than they might like. Source: Think Advisor     

February 21, 2018 | By More
NAIC May Add $12 Million to 2018-2020 Tech Budget

NAIC May Add $12 Million to 2018-2020 Tech Budget

The state insurance regulator group hopes to make its systems safer, more flexible and easier to use. Source: Think Advisor     

February 21, 2018 | By More
Selloff Grips Credit Funds as Rate Fears Take Hold in Market

Selloff Grips Credit Funds as Rate Fears Take Hold in Market

Forecasters at an Axa unit say higher Treasury yields could lead to wider bond spreads. Source: Think Advisor     

February 20, 2018 | By More
We May Finally Be Turning the Corner on America’s Flu Epidemic

We May Finally Be Turning the Corner on America’s Flu Epidemic

Flu and pneumonia still account for about 10% of all U.S. deaths. Source: Think Advisor     

February 20, 2018 | By More
3 Ways Insurers May Be Doing Fee-Based Products All Wrong

3 Ways Insurers May Be Doing Fee-Based Products All Wrong

David Lau, the founder of a fee-based product supplier, says agents and RIAs really are different. Source: Think Advisor     

February 20, 2018 | By More
California Discretionary Clause Ban Applies to Health Plans, District Court Rules

California Discretionary Clause Ban Applies to Health Plans, District Court Rules

California originally adopted the ban in response to concerns about disability plan determinations. Source: Think Advisor     

February 20, 2018 | By More
Inside the $700 Billion (and Growing) Bond-Bull Empire in Newark

Inside the $700 Billion (and Growing) Bond-Bull Empire in Newark

Prudential’s bond unit is taking a ‘stay calm and carry on’ view on rates. Source: Think Advisor     

February 20, 2018 | By More
Yes, Consumers Will Buy Fee-Based Indexed Annuities

Yes, Consumers Will Buy Fee-Based Indexed Annuities

Sales may be small now, but an annuity sales veteran is optimistic about the future. Source: Think Advisor     

February 17, 2018 | By More
How a Top Disability Specialist Reads That Big Application Denial Story

How a Top Disability Specialist Reads That Big Application Denial Story

Larry Schneider says one takeaway is that everyone involved may have a reasonable point of view. Source: Think Advisor     

February 17, 2018 | By More