INN Breaking News

AIG's Hogan Adds Life Role as Wintrob Leaves Insurer in Shakeup

September 19, 2014 Hogan takes on the duties from life-unit CEO Jay Wintrob, who worked at AIG for about 15 years and is departing after being passed over for the top job at the insurer.

What Are The 4 Types of Private Exchanges?

September 19, 2014 Estimates put the number of private exchanges at around 150, but according to PwC Health Research Institute, they can be grouped based on their beginnings.

What Cognizant Gets from TriZetto

September 19, 2014 TriZetto is best known for its suite of payer software products including core transactions processing and care management systems.

Safeco Insurance Selects DocuSign

September 19, 2014 The partnership will offer digital transaction management to Safeco agents.

Progressive to Hire 1,000 People by Year-End

September 18, 2014 Insurer will help strengthen the job market in northeast Ohio and nationwide.

House Passes Bill with Life Insurance Capital Standards Language

September 18, 2014 Legislation distinguishes between the banking and insurance markets; industry groups express support.

Swiss Re Says Super Profits for Catastrophe Business Are Over

September 18, 2014 Reinsurance prices dropped this year during each of the policy renewal periods in January, April and July, according to broker Guy Carpenter.

Insurer Capital Rules Sought by Tarullo Backed in House Measure

September 18, 2014 The measure would let the Fed treat insurers such as Prudential Financial and MetLife differently than big banks in imposing safeguards demanded by Dodd-Frank.

Customer Experience Increasingly the Focus of Big Data Projects

September 18, 2014 Gartner finds the number of organizations investing or planning to invest in big data technologies has increased significantly though the number of implementations remains low.

AIG's New Leadership Lineup

September 18, 2014 Insurer announces new operating team and the departures of Jay Wintrob, president and CEO of AIG Life & Retirement, and Michael R. Cowan, EVP and chief administrative officer.

Obamacare Enrollment Is 7.3 Million People, Official Says

September 18, 2014 8 million people selected health plans using the federal system and 14 state-run insurance markets, but enrollment wasn’t confirmed until the first month’s premium was paid.

Large Insurers' Dilemma: Build or Buy New Systems?

September 17, 2014 Insurers are back in the market for policy administration systems, but what to buy?

SMA Recognizes AssureStart, Ingenie and PURE with Innovation Awards

September 17, 2014 IT advisory firm Strategy Meets Action presented Innovation in Action awards to carriers that have successfully undertaken next-generation technology projects in the past year.

Horizon Healthcare Services Select ACI Worldwide Application

September 17, 2014 The UP Bill Payment system is intended to reduce staff time spent on processing and support digital usage growth.

Progressive Selects BAE Systems Applied Intelligence Application

September 17, 2014 NetReveal will be used to evaluate claims risk throughout the lifecycle, helping reduce fraud leakage on a pre-payment basis.