Financial regulator takes aim at life insurance costs

FRANKFURT (dpa-AFX) – Financial regulator Bafin wants to put a stop to excessive costs in life insurance. “High costs do not always mean an appropriately increased return,” said Germany’s top insurance supervisor Frank Grund. “We have sufficient examples that there is no clear link between high costs and high returns.” The return on the classic … Read more

Transcript : Truist Financial Corporation, Q4 2022 Earnings Call, Jan 19, 2023

Greetings, ladies and gentlemen, and welcome to the Truist Financial Corporation’s Fourth Quarter 2022 Earnings Conference Call. Currently, all participants are in a listen-only mode. A brief… S&P Capital IQ 2023 All news about TRUIST FINANCIAL CORPORATION 11:00a Truist Financial Beats Quarterly Views, Forecasts Loan Growth Slowdown Amid Macro Uncer.. MT 08:10a Recession … Read more

Mercury Insurance to Celebrate ‘Community Hero’ at LA Kings Home Games

Developing relationships and serving our communities has helped to become a mainstay in the Golden State LOS ANGELES, Jan. 19, 2023 /PRNewswire/ — Mercury Insurance (NYSE: MCY) is continuing its 60 years celebration of service to Southern California communities by returning to the hockey rink with its 2022-23 Los Angeles Kings partnership. This marks the … Read more

As Auto Leasing Continues to Slow, Increasingly Targeted Marketing May Play Key Role in Maintaining Brand Loyalty

TransUnion study observes behavior of consumers with auto leases CHICAGO, Jan. 19, 2023 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — The auto lease market continued to slow down for much of 2022 causing some automakers to lose traditionally loyal customers. A new TransUnion (NYSE: TRU) study found that the auto lease market was down almost half from 31% in … Read more

Khiron begins dispensation of insurance-covered prescriptions in Colombia

Following the Government of Colombia’s decision on insurance coverage for medical cannabis, Khiron has begun dispensing medical cannabis to its patient base under the new mandate. TORONTO, Jan. 19, 2023 /PRNewswire/ – Khiron Life Sciences Corp. (“Khiron” or the “Company”) (TSXV: KHRN) (OTCQX: KHRNF) (Frankfurt: A2JMZC), announces that it has begun dispensing medical cannabis to … Read more

AM Best Revises Outlooks to Negative for Post-Telecommunication Joint Stock Insurance Corporation

AM Best has revised the outlooks to negative from stable and affirmed the Financial Strength Rating of B++ (Good) and the Long-Term Issuer Credit Rating of ‘bbb’ (Good) of Post-Telecommunication Joint Stock Insurance Corporation (PTI) (Vietnam). The ratings reflect PTI’s balance sheet strength, which AM Best assesses as strong, as well as its adequate operating … Read more

EchoPark Brings More Happiness to Owners With Digital Insurance Technology Platform Partner Matic; Insurtech leader to provide auto insurance savings of up to $579 per year for EchoPark guests

CHARLOTTE, N.C.– EchoPark and Matic, a leading digital insurtech platform, announced today a long-term partnership to provide property and casualty insurance products to EchoPark guests. Under the partnership, Matic’s innovative insurance marketplace of over 40 A-rated carriers will be integrated into EchoPark’s easy-to-use and award-winning online car buying experience, providing a frictionless way for buyers … Read more

ASR Nederland N : UN Net-Zero Insurance Alliance launches targets for first ‘towards net-zero’ plan

The Net-Zero Insurance Alliance initiated by the UN and the international insurance industry (established in July 2021) brings together the world’s largest insurers and reinsurers to contribute to accelerating the transition to net-zero emission economies. They commit to transform their individual insurance portfolios to zero emissions by 2050, which corresponds to a maximum temperature increase … Read more

IMDb Brings Coverage of the Sundance Film Festival Experience to Entertainment Fans Across the Globe

IMDb coverage of the 2023 Sundance Film Festival includes a celebrity portrait studio, video interviews with top stars and filmmakers, and an IMDb STARmeter Award presentation to Academy Award winner Jennifer Connelly Sundance Institute’s “Opening Night: A Taste of Sundance Presented by IMDbPro” to honor Luca Guadagnino, Ryan Coogler, W. Kamau Bell, and Nikyatu Jusu … Read more

EchoPark Brings More Happiness to Owners With Digital Insurance Technology Platform Partner Matic

Insurtech leader to provide auto insurance savings of up to $579 per year for EchoPark guests EchoPark and Matic, a leading digital insurtech platform, announced today a long-term partnership to provide property and casualty insurance products to EchoPark guests. Under the partnership, Matic’s innovative insurance marketplace of over 40 A-rated carriers will be integrated into … Read more