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Business News: Travelers, JN Phillips Auto Glass, Kespry, TrueMotion

Travelers Offers Customers Cybersecurity Services from Symantec The Travelers Companies, Inc. recently announced that it is making pre-breach cybersecurity services from Symantec Corp. available to eligible Travelers cyber policyholders. Symantec, a global provider of cybersecurity solutions, will offer a cyber …

Business News: The Hartford, ISO, Alliant

The Hartford Launches Apprenticeship Program To Prepare Students For Careers In Insurance The Hartford has partnered with the Connecticut Department of Labor, Arizona Department of Economic Security and local community colleges to launch an insurance apprenticeship program. The program will …

Business News: Hanover Stone Partners, Trov, Price Digests

Hanover Stone Partners Establishes Practice Group to Help Employers Control Workers’ Comp Costs Hanover Stone Partners, a risk management services firm with expertise in a broad range of critical risk disciplines, announced it has established a dedicated, national practice group …

Business News: Lemonade, FM Global, Wolters Kluwer, TD Risk Management

Lemonade Expands into Illinois Lemonade, the insurance company powered by artificial intelligence and behavioral economics, announced it has been licensed as a full-stack insurance carrier by the State of Illinois. Renters in the state can now buy a Lemonade policy …

Business News: Esurance, CoreLogic, QBE, AIG

Esurance Lays Off 30 Workers in South Dakota About 30 Esurance employees in Sioux Falls have lost their jobs as part of cuts within the insurance company. The Argus Leader reports that Esurance cut 100 jobs Tuesday, mostly in Sioux …

Business News: Texas Mutual, TTA Appraisal, EagleView, WCRI

Texas Mutual Launches Free e-Learning Tool Texas Mutual Insurance Company, the state’s leading provider of workers’ compensation insurance, recently launched a free workplace safety training tool for policyholders called e-Learning. e-Learning gives business owners access to a library of more …

Business News: Guidewire, Verisk, HomeCare Connect

Guidewire Completes Acquisition of ISCS Guidewire Software, Inc., a provider of software to the Property & Casualty (P&C) insurance industry, announced it has completed the acquisition of ISCS. The company also announced the immediate availability of Guidewire InsuranceNow, a cloud-based, …

Business News: Insurity, Coventry, Acrometis, Genex

Insurity Acquires Valen Analytics Insurity, Inc., a provider of core insurance processing and data integration and analytics solutions, announced its acquisition of Valen Analytics. Founded in 2004, Valen is a provider of proprietary data, analytics and predictive modeling for P/C …

Business News: IDT 911, Next Insurance, Brentwood Service Administrators

IDT911 Changes Name to CyberScout IDT911 has changed its name to CyberScout. CyberScout offers comprehensive identity management and data security services for more than 17.5 million households and 770,000 businesses. CyberScout’s services are provided through more than 660 client partners, …

Business News: Confie, Ringler Associates, V3 Insurance Partners, TriageLogic

Confie Acquires Auto Insurance America Confie, a national provider of personal and commercial lines insurance, announced the acquisition of Auto Insurance America from Minn.-based Western National Mutual Insurance Company. Auto Insurance America is a leading provider of non-standard auto insurance …