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Iowa Insurtech Startup School Offers $40,000 in Seed Money

Iowa Insurtech Startup School Offers $40,000 in Seed Money

The Des Moines-based program is open to both life and non-life companies. Source: Think Advisor     

January 16, 2018 | By More
5 Important New Insurance Executive Changes

5 Important New Insurance Executive Changes

The list of companies making moves includes Symetra and New York Life. Source: Think Advisor     

January 16, 2018 | By More
Big Data Sharing and Predictive Modeling: 5 Things for Regulators to Consider

Big Data Sharing and Predictive Modeling: 5 Things for Regulators to Consider

The new analytical tools are giving insurance regulators something to think about. Source: Think Advisor     

January 16, 2018 | By More
SEC’s In-House Judges Draw Scrutiny From U.S. Supreme Court

SEC’s In-House Judges Draw Scrutiny From U.S. Supreme Court

The case could affect administrative judges at the Social Security Administration as well as at the SEC. Source: Think Advisor     

January 13, 2018 | By More
Forget the Fed, Capital Flows May Be the Real Threat to Markets

Forget the Fed, Capital Flows May Be the Real Threat to Markets

If safe-haven assets get too expensive, money could go elsewhere. Fast. Source: Think Advisor     

January 13, 2018 | By More
Give Wisely in 2018

Give Wisely in 2018

If you’re a charitable giving planner, you know all of this. If not, here are some basic guidelines. Source: Think Advisor     

January 13, 2018 | By More
5 Employee Benefits You Might Not Have Heard Of

5 Employee Benefits You Might Not Have Heard Of

One implication: You could sell these. Another: Insurers may have to fight harder for workers’ attention. Source: Think Advisor     

January 13, 2018 | By More
Connecticut OKs 69% Penn Treaty Unit LTCI Rate Hike

Connecticut OKs 69% Penn Treaty Unit LTCI Rate Hike

Regulators have said Penn Treaty and American Network’s results could justify a 635% increase. Source: Think Advisor     

January 13, 2018 | By More
The Real Reason Walmart Raised Its Minimum Wage

The Real Reason Walmart Raised Its Minimum Wage

If Walmart is increasing hourly wages, maybe that says something about the labor market. Source: Think Advisor     

January 13, 2018 | By More
Life Reinsurer Is Going Out for Business

Life Reinsurer Is Going Out for Business

RGA has acquired a reinsurance tech firm and set up an affiliate that will buy big blocks of business. Source: Think Advisor     

January 12, 2018 | By More