Category Archives: Insurance

Catastrophe Bondholders Panic As Insurers’ Models Failed To Predict Hurricane Florence

Catastrophe Bondholders Panic As Insurers’ Models Failed To Predict Hurricane Florence | Zero Hedge https://www.zerohedge.com/news/2018-09-12/catastrophe-bondholders-panic-hurricane-florence-defies-financial-models Re-posted from Zero Hedge. Geoff Geoff Comments: This is a natural risk when investing in insurance companies…

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THE INSURANCE AND THE IoT REPORT: How insurers are using connected devices to cut costs and more accurately price policies

THE INSURANCE AND THE IoT REPORT: How insurers are using connected devices to cut costs and more accurately price policies – Business Insider https://www.businessinsider.com/the-insurance-and-the-iot-report-2017-6?utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=feed&utm_campaign=Feed:+businessinsider+(Business+Insider)&utm_content=FeedBurner+user+view Re-posted from Business Insider. Geoff Geoff Comments: Insurance Industry is one of the great users of … Continue reading

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CVS Health to buy Aetna for around $69 billion

CVS Health to buy Aetna for around $69 billion https://www.cnbc.com/2017/12/03/cvs-health-to-buy-aetna.html Re-posted from CNBC. Geoff Geoff Comments: Consolidation in the healthcare and pharmaceutical industries can be expected to bring down costs of care…

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CVS makes more than $66 billion bid for Aetna: sources

CVS makes more than $66 billion bid for Aetna: sources http://www.reuters.com/article/us-aetna-m-a-cvs-health/cvs-makes-more-than-66-billion-bid-for-aetna-sources-idUSKBN1CV3CM?feedType=RSS&feedName=topNews&utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=feed&utm_campaign=Feed%3A+reuters%2FtopNews+%28News+%2F+US+%2F+Top+News%29 Re-posted from Reuters. Geoff Geoff Comments: The healthcare industry is consolidating…

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Trump to halt ‘massive’ ObamaCare subsidies, legal fight likely

Trump to halt ‘massive’ ObamaCare subsidies, legal fight likely | Fox News http://www.foxnews.com/politics/2017/10/13/trump-to-halt-massive-obamacare-subsidies-legal-fight-likely.html?utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=feed&utm_campaign=Feed%3A+foxnews%2Fpolitics+%28Internal+-+Politics+-+Text%29 Re-posted from Fox News. Geoff Geoff Comments: A healthcare plan that depends on out-sized subsidies to insurers, is NOT a good plan…

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Insurers ache for qualified inspectors after U.S. hurricanes

Insurers ache for qualified inspectors after U.S. hurricanes http://www.reuters.com/article/us-storm-irma-insurance-inspectors/insurers-ache-for-qualified-inspectors-after-u-s-hurricanes-idUSKCN1BM0EC?feedType=RSS&feedName=topNews&utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=feed&utm_campaign=Feed%3A+reuters%2FtopNews+%28News+%2F+US+%2F+Top+News%29 Re-posted from Reuters. Geoff Geoff Comments: Indeed, the shortage is obvious…

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Insurtech Research – Financial Technology & The Insurance Industry

Insurtech Research – Financial Technology & The Insurance Industry – Business Insider http://www.businessinsider.com/insurtech-research-financial-technology-and-the-insurance-industry-2016-9?utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=feed&utm_campaign=Feed%3A+businessinsider+%28Business+Insider%29&utm_content=FeedBurner+user+view Re-posted from Business Insider. Geoff Geoff Comments: Another pivot for two behemoth industries, the world will notice the change…

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First Water, Then Red Ink: The Cost of Recovery When Most Are Uninsured

First Water, Then Red Ink: The Cost of Recovery When Most Are Uninsured – NBC News https://www.nbcnews.com/storyline/hurricane-harvey/first-water-then-red-ink-cost-recovery-when-most-are-n797881?cid=public-rss_20170903 Re-posted from NBC News. Geoff

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Where Harvey is hitting hardest, 80 percent lack flood insurance

Where Harvey is hitting hardest, 80 percent lack flood insurance – The Washington Post https://www.washingtonpost.com/news/wonk/wp/2017/08/29/where-harvey-is-hitting-hardest-four-out-of-five-homeowners-lack-flood-insurance/?utm_term=.164d2346183f Re-posted from Washington Post. Geoff Geoff Comments: This will be a hard lesson to learn, as we know, people will not listen and will forget, … Continue reading

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Oregon abortion law funds procedures for illegal immigrants

Oregon abortion law funds procedures for illegal immigrants | Fox News http://www.foxnews.com/politics/2017/08/17/oregon-abortion-law-funds-procedures-for-illegal-immigrants.html?utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=feed&utm_campaign=Feed%3A+foxnews%2Fpolitics+%28Internal+-+Politics+-+Text%29 Re-posted from Fox News. Geoff Geoff Comments: Unbelievable! Oregon has gotten itself beyond the pale… Liberalism on steriods!!!

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