Monthly Archives: May 2017

China Investigates Regulator of Fast-Moving Insurance Industry

Source: New York Times, Posted by Keith Bradsher on April 9th, 2017 SHANGHAI — China’s anti-corruption investigators are targeting the country’s top insurance regulator, throwing doubt over an industry that has been behind a wave of blockbuster global deals but … Continue reading

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When Rising Seas Transform Risk Into Certainty

Source: New York Times, Posted by Brooke Jarvis on April 18th, 2017 In 1909, a group of Virginia developers placed an ad in The Norfolk Ledger-Dispatch announcing the creation of a subdivision that — because it was built on a … Continue reading

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History of Workers’ Compensation Insurance

Did you ever wonder how our modern form of workers’ compensation insurance came to be? Workers’ comp has a longer history than you might imagine. For instance, approximately four thousand years ago, ancient Sumerian tablets outlined specific amounts of compensation … Continue reading

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