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Friends Life Develops Annuities Management Platform Based on

LONDON, June 12, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- ;FICO (NYSE: FICO), the leading provider of analytics and decision management technology, today announced that t. ... Business with the Government · Politics & Business · Social Responsibility ...
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The Myopia of Insurance Regulation - Insurance Journal (blog)

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The Myopia of Insurance Regulation
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Nearly as big of a black hole was opened by the company's securities lending program, which was carried out by its U.S. life insurance subsidiaries and signed off on by state regulators.
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Research Shows Customer Engagement Makes Major Impact on Insurance ... - Insurance Journal

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Research Shows Customer Engagement Makes Major Impact on Insurance ...
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What is the current state of engagement for customers of life and P&C insurers? 2.
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Is there a danger of an economic war between pensioners and the ...

According to William Burrows Annuity Trends the level annuity rate for a 65 year old man was 7.32% in January 2008 and is 5.28% now which is quite a drop. Also that ....
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Saving Hartford: Turnaround Lessons From Chairman And CEO Liam McGee - Forbes

Saving Hartford: Turnaround Lessons From Chairman And CEO Liam McGee - Forbes | Future of Insurance | Scoop.it
Saving Hartford: Turnaround Lessons From Chairman And CEO Liam McGee Forbes With a renewed focus on its property and casualty insurance, group benefits and mutual funds businesses, McGee sold the company's broker-dealer, retirement and individual...
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Prudential CEO: Change is good - LifeHealthPro

Prudential CEO: Change is good - LifeHealthPro | Future of Insurance | Scoop.it
Prudential CEO: Change is good LifeHealthPro Life insurance lost favor with the marketplace for a while, but now there is an opportunity to re-energize consumers with the purpose of the product as the industry finds ways to insure the large gaps of...
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When it comes to finances, not all boomers are in the same boat

When it comes to finances, not all boomers are in the same boat | Future of Insurance | Scoop.it
For this reason, late boomers may want to look into annuities in order to provide them with a guaranteed source of income throughout their years in retirement, the report states. Annuities and other guaranteed income products ...
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It makes sense to buy local - Everydaymoney.ca is a daily business ...

It makes sense to buy local - Everydaymoney.ca is a daily business ... | Future of Insurance | Scoop.it
According to a new survey, Canadians are choosing to buy local because the food is fresh and tastes better, and it supports the local economy (97 per cent); it supports local farmers (96 per cent); it creates local jobs (93 per ...
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America's Rehearsals for Retirement by Laura Tyson - Project ...

America's Rehearsals for Retirement by Laura Tyson - Project ... | Future of Insurance | Scoop.it
And, because Social Security replaces only about 40% of pre-retirement income for low-wage workers and less than a third for median-wage workers, those who rely on it as their sole source of income live at or below the ...
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World Economic Forum Global Risks 2013 Report Videos & Interactive Data Charts

World Economic Forum Global Risks 2013 Report Videos & Interactive Data Charts | Future of Insurance | Scoop.it

The Global Risks Report 2013 analyses 50 global risks in terms of impact, likelihood and interconnections, based on a survey of over 1000 experts from industry, government and academia. See the videos and explore the interactive data charts.

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CHART: Will Boomers and Gen Xers Be Able to Retire? | Mother Jones

CHART: Will Boomers and Gen Xers Be Able to Retire? | Mother Jones | Future of Insurance | Scoop.it
This is one reason that I'm not super-excited about increasing taxes on the working-age population in order to prevent even the tiniest reduction in the future growth rate of Social Security benefits.
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Are Annuities The Right Investment For Your Retirement? - Minyanville

Are Annuities The Right Investment For Your Retirement? - Minyanville | Future of Insurance | Scoop.it
Annuities are not that easy to understand and they may not be right for every retirement situation. Here are some basics to understand, plus some pros and cons. What are Annuities? Annuities are financial contracts issued by ...
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P&C Carriers Lose Jobs in April; Agent & Broker 2013 Employment Slide ... - PropertyCasualty360

P&C Carriers Lose Jobs in April; Agent & Broker 2013 Employment Slide ...
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The insurance industry overall lost 800 jobs in April.
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Gartner: Personal Loss Control Could Reduce Losses 20% by 2015 - Insurance & Technology

Gartner: Personal Loss Control Could Reduce Losses 20% by 2015 - Insurance & Technology | Future of Insurance | Scoop.it
Gartner: Personal Loss Control Could Reduce Losses 20% by 2015 Insurance & Technology As the Internet Age progresses, we may be on the verge of a new data driven, insurance-related social benefit, suggests a new Gartner report called "Active Loss...
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Americans' Financial Security Stuck in Neutral - Latin Business Today

BLOOMINGTON, Ill., June 18, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- With mixed signals on the economy coming from Main Street to Wall Street, perhaps it is not surprisin.
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Why P&C Agencies Fail at Cross-Selling Life Products, and How They Can ... - PropertyCasualty360

Why P&C Agencies Fail at Cross-Selling Life Products, and How They Can ... - PropertyCasualty360 | Future of Insurance | Scoop.it
Why P&C Agencies Fail at Cross-Selling Life Products, and How They Can ...
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Swiss Re: P&C hardening to ‘deepen’ as insurers tap new markets - The Insurance Insider (subscription)

Swiss Re: P&C hardening to ‘deepen’ as insurers tap new markets The Insurance Insider (subscription) The gradual hardening of non-life insurance pricing is likely to "broaden and deepen", according to a comprehensive study of the global industry by...
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Fitch Affirms United Services Automobile Association's Ratings; Outlook Stable - Fort Mills Times

Fitch Affirms United Services Automobile Association's Ratings; Outlook Stable Fort Mills Times USAA's capital position remains exceptionally strong based on its 672% NAIC risk-based capital (RBC) ratio for P&C insurance subsidiaries (586% for life...
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Estonian motor market to account for two-thirds of GI market by 2017 - Insurance Insight

Estonian motor market to account for two-thirds of GI market by 2017 - Insurance Insight | Future of Insurance | Scoop.it
Estonian motor market to account for two-thirds of GI market by 2017 Insurance Insight It is expected the leading non-life companies in Estonia – If P&C Insurance, Seesam Insurance AS and Swedbank Insurance – will expand into offering motor...
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Guidewire Software Announces Third Quarter Fiscal 2013 Financial Results - Wall Street Journal (press release)

Guidewire Software Announces Third Quarter Fiscal 2013 Financial Results - Wall Street Journal (press release) | Future of Insurance | Scoop.it
Guidewire Software Announces Third Quarter Fiscal 2013 Financial Results Wall Street Journal (press release) In addition to strong financial results, our momentum continued with PolicyCenter and full InsuranceSuite sales, international expansion...
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New risk management tools for a post-financial crisis era - Pensions & Investments

New risk management tools for a post-financial crisis era - Pensions & Investments | Future of Insurance | Scoop.it
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Connections include counterparty risks in swaps and other complex investments, but extend further in relationships among financial companies.
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Politicians Prefer Scare Tactics to Sensible Reform - Reason.com

Politicians Prefer Scare Tactics to Sensible Reform - Reason.com | Future of Insurance | Scoop.it
In the new legislative session, they continue to use hobgoblins – i.e., childhood obesity caused by sugary soda pop and the environmental calamity posed by plastic shopping bags – to impose new fees and taxes that would fund programs on the backs...
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P+C and Life

P+C and Life | Future of Insurance | Scoop.it
Are the commissions and market for Properties and Casualty better than Life? I noticed a lot of folks here who are indie are in the P+C. Thank you, Mah (P+C and Life: Are the commissions and market for Properties and Casualty better than Life?
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Advisor Worries: A Top 10 List

Add to that the blogs from professional doomsayers, news reports leading up to the fiscal cliff and all the rest: Clients are being driven toward a belief that investing (and, indeed, the entire economy) is rigged, the future is dark and the ...
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