Sunday, November 30, 2008

News - UN sets up drought insurance plan

The United Nations World Food Programme (WFP) has awarded French reinsurer Axa Re the first insurance contract for humanitarian emergencies.

Saturday, November 29, 2008

Will Mortgage Insurance Prevent Foreclosure?

The purpose of mortgage insurance is to keep homeowners from losing their property by providing the funds needed to keep up with monthly payments when they cannot.

News - Insurance regulation costs £400m

Regulation of the general insurance industry, introduced last year, is costing 400m a year, the Banking career career finance in insurance opportunity opportunity of British Insurers (ABI) has said.

Pets covered under auto insurance policy

Progressive Group of Insurance Companies, an auto insurer based in Mayfield Village, Ohio, recently announced its collision coverage now covers customers' dogs and cats.

West Hartford Gets A Break On Flood Insurance

According to the November 30, 2007 edition of Council Briefs,.

Check before buying insurance on rental car

If you're renting a car over the holidays, chances are that a clerk at the counter will try to sell you some pricey insurance options. Should you fork out the extra cash?

Swiss Re hit by $1 bln credit market insurance loss

ZURICH (Reuters) - Swiss Re said it expected a 1.2 billion Swiss franc ($1.07 billion) writedown from exposure to credit default swaps, as the subprime crisis hit the world's largest reinsurance co...