Insurity acquires Tropics Software Technologies
Insurity has purchased the Sarasota, Florida-based insurance software firm Tropics Software Technologies (Tropics). The acquisition will add a complement of solutions to enable Insurity to offer even greater value to customers while strengthening its market position and ability to address the broader needs of the property and casualty insurance market. Founded more than two decades ago, Tropics is a national software company specializing in workers’ compensation systems. Click here to read the official company statement as well as a list of FAQs about the acquisition.
Accolades for J.P. Morgan
Annexus®, a leading fixed indexed annuity product designer, recently honored J.P. Morgan with its “Deal of the Year” award during the Structured Products Americas Awards on May 20, 2016. The success and innovation of the Nationwide New Heights® fixed index annuity (FIA) product with the J.P. Morgan MOZAIC Index (USD) option contributed to the recognition.
Ernst & Young honors Lombard International Assurance executive
Lombard International Assurance’s Executive Chairman, John Hillman, has been named Ernst & Young’s 2016 Entrepreneur of the Year in the Business and Financial Services category for Greater Philadelphia. Hillman was selected from among 36 finalists, and was awarded for his entrepreneurial leadership. He is credited with expanding Lombard International into major financial markets around the world, and pioneering a suite of strategic wealth structuring solutions for high-net worth individuals, families and their representatives. Under Hillman’s direction, the Luxembourg-based company completed the acquisition of Philadelphia Financial in 2015.
Plan now for the 8th Annual Health Plan Consumer Experience & Retention Summit
This event takes place September 29-30, 2016 at the Boston Marriott Copley Place in downtown Boston, Massachusetts. The Summit features a number of leading health care thought-makers, and is designed to help professionals:
- Understand the behavioral economics of health care decision making in order to improve care.
- Engage consumers where they are in order to improve reach and member experience.
- Use segmentation to engage members at the right time.
- Incentivize healthy behaviors.
- Create a member-centric payment strategy.
- Leverage Digital Technology.
Click here to register online for the 8th Annual Health Plan Consumer Experience & Retention Summit.
Missouri’s Advisor Insurance Agency turns 10
Advisor Insurance Agency recently celebrated both its 10th anniversary, as well as being one of the very first agencies to join Valley Insurance Agency Alliance (VIAA), a cohesive family of nearly 100 independent insurance agencies in Missouri and Southern Illinois. Advisor Insurance Agency is a full-service insurance agency that specializes in home, business, auto, and life insurance. Founded in 2006, the agency is owned by Kirk Reisner and is located at 101 Willey St. in Willard, Missouri.
“To me, this anniversary is a huge accomplishment and represents a lot of hard work,” said Reisner. “I started working in the insurance industry in 1998, and I am very lucky to run an agency that protects both individuals and businesses.”