July 29, 2014Daily News
Net operating income up in second quarter for XL Group
XL Group plc’s reports that operating net income rose to approximately US$279.6 million in Q2 of 2014 compared to about US$221.6 million in Q2 of 2013, and the company had a net loss attributable to ordinary shareholders of about US$279.3...
Jul 29, 2014 12:00PM
Chubb reports increase in Q2 premiums, 'unusually high' fire losses
The Chubb Corp. recently released its financial results for the three months ending June 30, reporting a 4.3% year-over-year increase in net premiums written and a 12.3% drop in underwriting income.
Jul 29, 2014 10:59AM
Strong earthquake shakes Mexico's Gulf coast; no immediate reports of damage
VERACRUZ, Mexico - A strong earthquake shook much of eastern Mexico on Tuesday, but there were no reports of damage or injury.
Jul 29, 2014 10:08AM
'Total cost of risk' trends higher for third year: RIMS
The average “total cost of risk” for companies trended higher for the third consecutive year in 2013, according to the newly-released RIMS Benchmark Survey.
Jul 28, 2014 4:04PM
Endurance Specialty hits roadblock in effort to acquire Aspen Insurance
Aspen Insurance Holdings Ltd., which owns a subsidiary that writes insurance in Canada, announced Friday that “preliminary results” indicate most of its shareholders "did not support" a proposal by Endurance Specialty Holdings Ltd....
Jul 28, 2014 3:04PM
Ontario's 75 utilities hinder rise of electric cars: experts
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Ontario's overabundance of utility firms may pose a major roadblock to the province's plan to boost electric car ownership, some experts say.
Jul 28, 2014 1:12PM