House Rejects Farm Bill

The U.S. House of Representatives rejected a sweeping $867 billion farm bill on Friday after Republican leaders failed to appease conservative lawmakers who had asked them not to hold the vote until they were given the chance to consider a bill to clamp down on immigration. The next steps are …

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Millstream Creates Caritas Insurance Package for International Charities

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Millstream Underwriting, part of independent specialty managing general agent Nexus Group, has launched Caritas, a new product that combines several lines of business the company underwrites into a specifically designed insurance package to address the needs of international charities and non-governmental organizations. The Caritas policy offers charities kidnap & ransom, …

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Blockchain will have major role in aiding comp transactions, expert says

Blockchain will have major role in aiding comp transactions, expert says

ORLANDO, Florida — Blockchain technology has a future in workers compensation transactions as the technology has the potential to improve communication and efficiency industrywide, a presenter told attendees of the National Council for Compensation Insurance Inc.’s Annual Issues Symposium on Friday. Blockchain is a decentralized, peer-to-peer network that provides insurers …

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