Contact Us 877-SAIL-INS
Navigation

 

  MARINE   HOMEOWNERS   AUTO   BUSINESS  

News Center


News – Insurance Journal

Lloyd’s Expects ‘Sobering’ Results from Survey of Workplace Culture
Lloyd’s of London expects “sobering” results from a survey of the workplace culture at its member firms, the insurance market’s chairman said on Wednesday as a rise in investment income drove a four-fold profit rise. In May the 330-year old …

POSTED SEPTEMBER 18, 2019 10:01 AM
Lloyd’s Names Sansom Chief Risk Officer, Announces Departure of Chief People Officer
Lloyd’s announced that David Sansom has been confirmed as chief risk officer, subject to regulatory approval. Sansom’s remit includes all areas of risk management within the Corporation of Lloyd’s as well as oversight for market-level risks. He also manages Lloyd’s …

POSTED SEPTEMBER 18, 2019 9:33 AM
Lloyd’s Returns to Profit in 1st Half After 2 Full Years of Losses
Lloyd’s of London, the world’s biggest insurance market, returned to profit in the first half after two full-year losses. The more than 300-year-old corporation made a profit before tax of 2.3 billion pounds ($2.8 billion) in the first six months …

POSTED SEPTEMBER 18, 2019 7:06 AM
BNP Broker Wins Sex Discrimination Lawsuit, Highlighting Unequal Pay, Laddish Culture
A broker at BNP Paribas SA who complained about being paid less than male colleagues won her employment suit after a London judge ruled that she suffered sexual discrimination. Stacey Macken, a prime brokerage product manager who still works at …

POSTED SEPTEMBER 18, 2019 7:00 AM
As Legacy Acquisitions Boom, What Will Happen to Deal Pricing?
Activity in the legacy insurance market has boomed. However, as capital pours in, perhaps it is best to understand how pricing will develop in the space and whether increased capital will drive price deterioration. For a start, it is widely …

POSTED SEPTEMBER 18, 2019 6:50 AM
Insurtechs Poised to Challenge Traditional Home Insurers: J.D. Power
Traditional home insurers appear to be in need of an image change, and that, in turn, could create a big opportunity for insurtech startups, according to the latest J.D. Power U.S. Home Insurance study. Approximately 74 percent of their customers …

POSTED SEPTEMBER 18, 2019 5:00 AM
Gays’ Job Rights at Stake in Upcoming Supreme Court Cases
Gerald Bostock says he’s convinced his participation in a gay softball league was why he was fired from his job running the child-advocate program at the juvenile court in Clayton County, Georgia. The Atlanta-area county’s decision sent “a homophobic message …

POSTED SEPTEMBER 18, 2019 5:00 AM
New Hog Slaughterhouse Rules Please Firms, Worry Food Safety Advocates
U.S. food safety and the health of plant workers will be at risk from new federal rules that allow meat companies to slaughter hogs as fast as they want and shift the role of government inspectors, food and environmental advocates …

POSTED SEPTEMBER 18, 2019 5:00 AM
Southern Fidelity Insurance Recruiting New Agents in Mississippi
Southern Fidelity Insurance Company, a regional insurance company serving consumers throughout the Southeast, is looking to recruit local agents in Mississippi after expanding into the state in July. The company, which has been doing business since 2005, said it is …

POSTED SEPTEMBER 18, 2019 4:59 AM
Georgia Man Accused of Faking Burglary to Business for Insurance Payout
A man trashed his pizza restaurant and ice cream shop near Atlanta to fake a racially motivated burglary so he could file an insurance claim, police said. Gwinnett County police officers responded just before 9:30 p.m. on Sept. 11 after …

POSTED SEPTEMBER 18, 2019 4:46 AM

Business and financial news - CNNMoney.com

7 things to know before the bell
Read full story for latest details.

POSTED OCTOBER 04, 2018 5:10 AM
SoftBank and Toyota want driverless cars to change the world
Softbank and Toyota are partnering on an effort to use autonomous vehicles and other technologies to change the world of transportation.

POSTED OCTOBER 04, 2018 5:27 AM
Aston Martin falls 5% in its London IPO
Aston Martin is joining the ranks of listed automakers with an IPO that values the British company at more than $5 billion.

POSTED OCTOBER 03, 2018 11:54 PM
Barnes & Noble stock soars 20% as it explores a sale
Barnes & Noble jumped more than 20% after it said it would review a sale of the troubled company.

POSTED OCTOBER 03, 2018 7:59 PM
Why it's time for investors to go on the defense
Howard Marks, co-chairman of Oaktree Capital, explains why investors should start treading lightly.

POSTED OCTOBER 03, 2018 11:28 PM
The Toys 'R' Us brand may be brought back to life
Bankrupt toy retailer tells bankruptcy court it is looking at possibly reviving the Toys 'R' Us and Babies 'R' Us brands.

POSTED OCTOBER 03, 2018 11:54 PM
The internet industry is suing California over its net neutrality law
Broadband trade groups and the DOJ have filed lawsuits over California's days-old law protecting net neutrality.

POSTED OCTOBER 03, 2018 5:46 PM
Priyanka Chopra is helping Bumble expand in India
It's the latest online dating app to compete for the hearts of women in India.

POSTED OCTOBER 03, 2018 1:40 PM
Microsoft unveils new Surface devices
Microsoft announced a new version of its desktop computer Surface Studio, and its first pair of smart headphones. It also announced the Surface Pro 6 and Surface Laptop 2.

POSTED OCTOBER 02, 2018 11:46 PM
Getting health insurance through work now costs nearly $20,000
Family health insurance now costs employers and workers nearly $20,000 a year, on average, according to a new report.

POSTED OCTOBER 03, 2018 10:02 AM

NOTICE: The links and articles found on or within this news center are simply for informational purposes that we believe may be of benefit to our clients and/or website visitors. By providing these links on our website, we are not recommending or endorsing the use of the particular products or services these third parties offer. Nor does JSM Brokerage Inc. confirm, corroborate or agree to the statistics or opinions on these links and articles. We urge you to review each website’s Privacy Policy, Disclaimers, and develop an independent opinion of the service or product for any link pursued.





 
Our Carriers Our Company Services Contact Us More Help
Progressive
Travelers
Home
Who We Are
Events
Customer Service
Get A Quote
Insurance Types
Send A Message
Locations
Glossary
Frequently Asked Questions
GET SOCIAL WITH US FacebookLinkedIn   
Whitestone Office 12-23A 150th Street | Whitestone, NY 11357 | 718-767-9226
Mattituck Office 15400 Main Rd | Mattituck, NY 11952 | 631-765-2777
Florida Office 2151 South Us Hwy One | Jupiter, FL 33477 | 561-729-0520
Powered by Insurance Website Builder

Join Our Newsletter Refer A Friend Our Partners Get A Quote