Munich Re erhöht Anteil an Luftfahrtversicherer

Der Rückversicherer Munich Re wird die Mehrheit an Global Aerospace Underwriting Managers Ltd. übernehmen. Der deutsche Rückversicherer ist bereit, weitere 11% der Aktien des Londoner Luftfahrtversicherers  zu kaufen. Nach dem Zukauf von Berkshire Hathaway Inc., wird Munich Re  51% und National Indemnity  49%, halten, heißt es in einer Mitteilung der …

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Chubb Names Booker Major Commercial Lines Property Accounts Senior VP

Chubb has named Matt Booker, as senior vice president, Major Accounts Property, in the United States. In this capacity, he will have responsibility for underwriting, strategy, production, product development, management, and profit and loss performance for Chubb’s retail commercial large accounts property insurance business, which focuses on the risk transfer …

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Employers must reassess employee salaries for gender bias

NEW YORK — Employers should proactively examine their employee salary and hiring practices to ensure they are not paying their female employees less than their male counterparts and make any necessary adjustments, particularly because they could be liable for wage disparities, experts say. Wage disparity remains an issue despite efforts …

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Using IoT to improve safety and reduce claims

For risk managers, “Big Data” can become “Smart Data” that helps them better manage environmental health and safety risks. (Photo: Shutterstock) The rapid expansion of the Internet of Things (IoT) has allowed for millions of devices to be connected. According to Gartner, 8.4 billion connected devices are being used today …

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